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May 11, 2022. 6:30 pm.  The Seraj Film premiere at Chicago Palestinian Film Festival.  Film at Siskel Film Center, 4:15 reception at Chicago Temple.


April 2022 # 2.  Your Invitation: our first every TRIP TO PALESTINE.  See Palestine from the inside of Seraj.


April 2022.  The People of Seraj.  Ra'id Malik, Loai Najjar, Al Beatty.


February 2022You are invited: A Seraj trip to Palestine in October 2022.  Honoring Fidaa Ataya, Seraj Program Director.  St Lukes event, March 13, 2022.


January 2022Annual Report to Donors.


December 2021Our end of the year Newsletter & Appeal.  Join us in support of our latest Children's Libraries.


November 2021.  REPORT on our 2021 Benefit.  A successful and valuable virtual event.


August 2021.  Our 2021 Benefit.  Invitation and details.  Bringing Light to the Generations.


July 2021.  A powerful sermon about Palestine, the Paddock Fund Challenge ($20,000) & our 2021 summer Intern.


June 2021Seraj Library Project is in the midst of TWO big flagship projects.  Preview a "first look" video.  How you can participate...


May 2021Seraj Library Project has thrived with a tradition of deep personal investment.  Nasser Nabhan's new children's book.  St. Jerome Fund, more...


March 2021.  Seraj Library Project  mourns the loss of its Founding Board Chair, James McKendree Wall.


February 2021Storytelling Center Update.  Meet two Seraj Board Members, Palestinian & US.


January 2021.  Annual Report to Donors.


November 2020.   Two Flagship Projects for Seraj - hear an update from Laurie & Estephan Salameh.  US Board & Palestinian Boards meet via Zoom.


October 2020.   A Report on our 2020 Benefit, which began on October 4.  See all 5 Newsletters, sent daily, as well as the accompanying videos.


July 2020.   A report on Seraj Covid-19  Families Aid efforts ($10,770).  Report of a December 2019 visit to the Jiftlek library.


May 2020.   A Covid-19 update from Palestine, Comfort food, an appeal for Covid aid for Seraj Families.

March 2020.   Seraj in the Time of COVID-19.  A report from Bethlehem, site of the Aida Camp Library.  Brief updates from Seraj in Palestine, and US Seraj.


February 2020.   2020 Update & plans.  A home for the Storytelling Center.  A $100,000 gift!  Report on Fida'a Ayta's year in New Hampshire.


January 2020.   Report to Donors.  Each year Seraj reports on our finances.  Fiscal year 2019 was a good year for Seraj and its important work.


November 2019.   Review our Annual Appeal for 2019.  Read the inspiring letter from  Amany Raed, a Seraj volunteer and scholarship student.


October 2019.  Our October 2019 Benefit.   Review the program booklet, hear Palestinian music, see Fida'a Ataya tell a story.  A wonderful evening.


June 2019How you can help Seraj...  Contribute to the Fite Memorial Fund in support of our new Palestinian Storytelling Center.

May 2019.  The Grand Opening of our 2 new libraries at Tubas & Abu Falah.  


April 2019.  The 2019 Young Children's Festival & two new Seraj US Board members.   


February 2019 A visit to our 2 newest libraries, in process of development.  Invite Seraj to present to your group.



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