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October 2, 2018

It has been over a year since Rebuild for Peace students organized the Karak Castle Rebuild, but some stories are meant to be shared again and again.

This is the story of a community that came together to send a message of peace to the world. 🕊️🌎

After the ISIS attack...

August 2, 2018

Over a year ago bicycles were distributed to the refugees living inside of Za'atari Refugee Camp. A year later the bicycles fell into disrepair and, although incredibly popular, sat idly- unused. The sprawling refugee camp is often referred to as "Jordan's fourth large...

July 6, 2018

Peace-building is a change of mindset; it is a transformative process that takes time. Our Certificate Program is the first step in this process and encourages students to ask the why and the how of a conflict, whether they are asking the question of themselves or of t...

June 1, 2018

The Syrian War rages on and continues to affect countless lives. Many of the students who attend our vocational training centers are Syrian refugees. It is hard to understand why the violence persists and why so many lives continue to be shattered.

Rebuild for Peace is...

April 28, 2018

Hi! My name is Erin Andreasen. I was introduced to the Rebuild for Peace program as part of a class I was taking, and I am so glad that I have had the opportunity to help them out and learn more about what they do. I have been thinking a lot lately about how people acr...

April 19, 2018

I rebuild for peace because I know how influential empowering others to empower themselves can be, not just for that individual, but for their families and communities as well. Helping to provide someone with the skills they need to change and rebuild their own life ma...

April 12, 2018

I left the country for the first time when I was 11 years-old, and it opened my eyes, my mind, and my heart to a world so much bigger than I had known before. My family spent a couple of weeks building houses with a non-profit organization in Mexico. For the first time...

April 5, 2018

I rebuild for peace because I believe in a better tomorrow. I dream for the day when the world will know peace. Until then, I fight for the opportunity for every individual to live a fulfilling life, with no restrictions on race, gender, religion or economic stability....

March 23, 2018

Rebuild for Peace has established two vocational training centers in the North of Jordan, on the border of Syria. The students, all of whom are women and many of whom are Syrian refugees, are fighting to make a life for themselves with very minimal resources. The Jorda...

February 20, 2018

“I would love to have more equipment to allow me to go into other neighborhoods and offer similar training courses. I specifically want to impact the lives of the girls in surrounding communities who are seeking these kinds of educational opportunities to transform the...

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