Donate to MECI today!
Thanks to your contributions, MECI is able to conduct education and community development programs in devastated and impoverished areas of the Middle East.
Our programs provide underprivileged children with math, English and Arabic instruction and offer them unique art and sports programs to alleviate their trauma.
MECI also empowers women to become positive agents of change, and mobilize their communities. Your participation directly benefits women and children who are victims of war in the Middle East.
As an example, CHF 500 sponsors a child for one year.
MECI accepts donations via Credit Card, Cheque or a Direct Bank Transfer !
Via Credit Card:
Please take transactional fees into consideration
Via check (USA only)
No processing fees!
Please make payable to: Middle East Children's Institute
63 Forest Avenue, Suite 5B,
Locust Valley, New York 11560
Please include your contact information and program you would like to support!
Via bank transfer (Switzerland):
No processing fees!
IBAN: CH71 0483 5140 1835 3100 0
Bank: Credit Suisse, 1002 Lausanne
Beneficiary: Fondation MECI International
If appropriate, please specify the program to fund in the reference
MECI has tax exemption status in the USA and Switzerland
MECI is a 501c3 tax-exempt organization, all donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. MECI's tax ID number is: 20-2512003. 80% of your contribution goes directly to programs for children and women in the West Bank and Jordan.
Fondation MECI International is a Swiss charity with utilite publique status, founded in 2011. Donations to the Fondation are tax deductible per Swiss Laws on Cantonal and Federal Taxes. 80% of your contribution goes directly to programs for children and women in the West Bank and Jordan.
Examples of what your donation can support:
$150 sponsor one teenage boy or girl in the Club Programs
$300 supports a Syrian refugee child’s education and health for one year, which includes:
Education in reading and writing Arabic and English, and an introduction to basic math
Psychosocial therapy through art, music, theater and sports as outlets of self-expression
Life skills in: conflict resolution, self-protection, health and hygiene, anti-child labor and early marriage messaging
Community workshops to educate and engage parent
$500 sponsors a Palestinian child’s education and health for one year, which includes:
Remedial education in math, science, Arabic and English
- Psychosocial therapy through art, music, theater, environmental activities, and sports
Life skills in: conflict-resolution and problem solving, communication, self-protection, leadership
Yearly medical examinations
Daily healthy meals prepared by local women – for many students, this is their only meal for the day.
$1,000 provide art and music or sports materials for 250 children
$3,500 sponsor a Girl’s University Scholarship
$50,000 sponsor the Syrian Refugee Program for 350 students