American Veterans Survey Request

Dear Ramallah Family, I am in the process of gathering service information about anyone, living or deceased, from our Ramallah family, either born in Ramallah, or a descendant of Ramallah, first, second, or even third generation, born in the U.S., who served in the U.S. Armed forces, Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, or [...]

2018-03-08T13:34:07+00:00 March 7th, 2018|Featured, Latest News|

The Other Palestine: How Long Can Occupation Be the Answer?

Jim Quirk is a Professor in Washington DC and was a member of our last AFRP mission to Palestine. This is his most recent write up. Ordinary Palestinians say they understand Israel’s security goals. But they feel these policies are applied with irrational, random vengeance against the innocent...  Read More [...]

2018-02-05T11:09:22+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Latest News|

Alert: U.S. Embassy Moving To Jerusalem

Dear Ramallah Family Member, The American Federation of Ramallah, Palestine (AFRP) stands firmly against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize the occupied city of Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel in contravention of well-established international law for over 65 years and on the heels of U.N. Resolution 2334 in December 2016 declaring that Israel [...]

2018-01-11T11:18:40+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Latest News|

Alice Dudum’s Generous Donation

We would like to extend our gratitude to Alice Dudum for her generous donation to the Federation of stock valued at over $14,000. This donation was made in memory of her late husband Manuel George Dudum.  These donations help fund our efforts in educating and supporting our members through Cultural Exchange Missions, Youth Events, Scholarships [...]

2017-11-28T12:18:16+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Latest News|

Palestinian Ambassador’s Chicago Visit

Community members, including Deputy President George Habeeb, welcomed the Palestinian Ambassador, Dr. Husam Zomlot, to Chicago during his visit.  Dr. Zomlot gave a powerful lecture at the Chicago Council of National Affairs explaining to the audience that East Jerusalem will be the capital of the state of Palestine as a result of compromise and not [...]

2017-11-28T12:16:42+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Latest News|

Annual Youth Summit in Washington D.C.

On November 4th, we hosted our annual Youth Summit in Washington D.C. We had an amazing turn out with 29 of our youth who visited their respective members of Congress and the State Department to discuss travel restrictions in and out of Ramallah.  The attendees also discussed ways in which the Federation can push towards [...]

2017-11-28T12:12:38+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Latest News|