"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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UK Friends of the Spafford Children’s Center – Christmas newsletter 2017

Earlier this year a grant of $250,000 was promised to the Spafford Children’s Center, unfortunately the agency which promised the money now has a shortfall in funds, and we will only receive $80,000. SCC’s budget is therefore down by approximately $170,000 and our essential work is under threat. We would be so very grateful if […]


A major grant was approved for the Spafford Children’s Center earlier this year, totalling around $250,000 which was to be used for psycho-social and remedial education for troubled children in Jerusalem and Bethany. Unfortunately, the agency which awarded the grant has told us that it is unable to pay the full amount. The Children’s Center […]

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

As you prepare for Holiday celebrations with family and friends, we hope you include in your thoughts the children and parents served by the Spafford Children’s Center. Please make a contribution to SCC programs that develop the creative skills and sustain the emotional health of children who live all year in a traumatizing environment. In […]

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