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Volunteers at St. George Melkite Greek Catholic Church
 

Volunteers are greatly appreciated. Volunteers are needed in the following areas:

Volunteers stay and eat at either of two places. The first place is a rented home, which is a five (5) minute walk from St. George Church and is owned by parish members. The second place is the College of Naim Khader for Agriculture in Zababdeh, which is a five (5) minute drive from St. George Church. For both places, the daily room and board (food) cost is about US $50 per person. Then, the room and board (food) for seven days would be about US $350. Volunteers are expected to pay for their travel expenses to and from Zababdeh and their living expenses while in Zababdeh.

In May - June 2012, a group of volunteers contributed for seven days. This group improved Saint Prophet Elijah (Mar Elias) Community Park (MECP). Additionally, they helped in the Olive Oil Project,Olive Oil Soap Project, Olive Wood Project, and Sewing Project. They contributed money, time, and effort.

In July - August 2011, a group of volunteers contributed for six days. This group did construction work on the Saint Prophet Elijah (Mar Elias) Community Park (MECP). They started to build the wall on the North side of the Church's property. They contributed money, construction materials, time, and effort. This group included three Catholic priests. These priests were the first priest volunteers. They were wonderful!

In 2009 and 2010, several groups of volunteers contributed for several days to two weeks. These groups did construction work on the Saint Ann (Al-Qiddissah Hannah) Kindergarten / Senior Citizen Center building, planted trees and flowers, cleaned the church and the school grounds, and helped in the Projects. They contributed money, construction materials, plants, time, and effort.

In Nov. 2008, the first volunteer group came for one week. They did construction work on the Saint Ann (Al-Qiddissah Hannah) Kindergarten / Senior Citizen Center building. To view them and their work, click on this link schoolentrance.shtml

If you would like to volunteer, please e-mail Abouna Firas Boutros Khoury Diab, cure_zab@yahoo.com


St. George (Mar Giries) Melkite Greek Catholic Parish
Abouna Firas Boutros Khoury Diab
E-mail Address: Abouna Firas Boutros Khoury Diab,cure_zab@yahoo.com or Abouna Firas Boutros Khoury Diab, firas_khoury2002@yahoo.com
Skype Name: Doris Diab Doris_Diab, by e-mail please agree on a date and a time for a Skype Video Call
Time Zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) plus 2 hours
Pacific Time (GMT minus 8 hours) in the United States of America is 10 hours behind Zababdeh Time, that is 2 a.m. Pacific Time is 12 noon Zababdeh Time, 12 noon Pacific Time is 10 p.m Zababdeh Time, 2 p.m. Pacific Time is 12 midnight Zabadeh Time, and 12 midnight Pacific Time is 10 a.m. the next day Zababdeh Time.
Usually, the best time to contact Abouna Firas is during his evening, that is from 7 p.m. - 12 p.m. during Zababdeh time.
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/profile.php?id=1032421184
Land telephone for the Church / Home: 2510894, from other countries including the U.S.: 011.970.4.2510894, from Jerusalem and Bethlehem: 04.2510894 (Code 970 is for Palestine National Authority and code 972 is for Israel. Both codes will work.)
Cell / Mobile telephone for Abouna Firas: 0599789282, from other countries including the U.S.: 011.970.599789282, (do not dial the area code and the 0), from Jerusalem and Bethlehem: 0599789282 (Code 970 is for Palestine National Authority and code 972 is for Israel. Both codes will work.)
Fax: None
Web site: St. George (Mar Giries) Melkite Greek Catholic Church, http://www.stgeorgeinzababdeh.com/
Mailing address: St. George Church, Zababdeh, Palestine National Authority
St. George Church does not have a street mailing address nor a Post Box Office mailing address.
Physical location: St. George Church is the Catholic Church on the main road.
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