Dalia and her 9 siblings lost their father in the 2008/9 assault of the Gaza Strip. The Mustaqbali program helped Dalia and her siblings complete their studies by providing them with co-curricular and financial support.
In the evenings in the Gaza Strip, the power cuts leave many public areas dark. The lack of electricity has prevented people from enjoying the popular Kateeb and Barcelona Parks in the evenings.
Ahmad (grade 8) entered the LIFE program as a very shy and quiet student with lots of potential. At first, Ahmad was hesitant to participate in class. His learning environment was not ideal, and he did not receive the quality of attention needed for him to excel.