"Physical and mental health for
disadvantaged children of
East Jerusalem and the West Bank"


Here is the latest news from the Spafford Children's Center as well as details of our current fundraising activities.

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Announcing the death of Mrs. Mary Frangi

We are sad to announce the death of Mrs. Mary Frangi who served as the head nurse for the Spafford Children’s Hospital (later the Spafford Children’s Center) for 53 years. Her warm personality and irrepressible spirit were well known in Jerusalem. She treated generations of children and their families who visited her often to express […]

American Friends of the Spafford Children’s Center – Spring 2017 newsletter

The expansion of services at the SCC Clinic in Bethany in the West Bank provides desperately needed assistance to families who, due to travel restrictions, cannot reach the Spafford Children’s Center in East Jerusalem. Primarily a medical clinic, the Bethany location has now added speech assessment and speech therapy, cultural activities (percussion, art, drama, Dabka, […]

To see a special short film about the Spafford Children's Center from US TV network PBS click here