Malki Class Graduation!

Check out the photos below of the graduating class of April 2015! The children at our Malki Center had a graduation party, complete with every child receiving a handmade quilt. These quilts were made by devoted crafters in the states, and are prized possessions by many of the children and their parents. They have a tag … More Malki Class Graduation!

How Art Is Helping Children in One Syrian Refugee Camp

This is the first in a series co-produced by Syria Deeply and Hyperallergic, investigating the visual and cultural responses to the crisis in Syria. Among the many disquieting truths that appear in the sprawling report from the Za’atari refugee camp recently penned by the New Yorker’s David Remnick, an exchange with a UNICEF official Dominique … More How Art Is Helping Children in One Syrian Refugee Camp

Celebration of the Life of Omar Batiste . . . this evening . . . Music, Songs, and Dance

This evening, Friday 25 February 2011, friends and acquaintances of the late Omar Batiste are celebrating his life at 7:00 PM at the Continental Restaurant, in Seattle near the UW, at 4549 University Way NE. 206-632-4700. A special dinner menu and unique wine selection will be available. Performers: Stephen Elaimy, Oud Walid Farhoud, Qanoun / … More Celebration of the Life of Omar Batiste . . . this evening . . . Music, Songs, and Dance