American Friends of the Welfare Association

Welfare Association (CH) A Project of W | KBFUS Funds

Welfare Association (Taawon) is a leading independent Palestinian non-profit civil society organization, working in Palestine and Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon. Taawon in Arabic, translates to working together to do good which lies at the core of the organization's culture, and governs its everyday operations in development. Since its establishment in 1983, Taawon invested over $650 million in seven major programs: education, community development, youth and women empowerment, orphan support, culture, restoration of ancient cities, and its flagship project The Palestinian Museum.

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For gifts by check: Write your check to KBFUS, write "American Friends of the Welfare Association" in the memo section of the check, and send it to KBFUS, 10 Rockefeller Plaza, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10020.
Gifts by wire transfer or to contribute other types of property: Email KBFUS at: or phone (212) 713 7660.