The Food Project is always in season because everyone loves to eat, especially when the food is yummy! It is also a blessing to all parties. The family who is preparing the food is helped financially and it is a great way to deepen relationships with all community members.
All of the hosting families in the Goat Loan Program benefit from the goats’ milk. Some hosting families take the goats’ milk and sell it to meet their family’s needs. Goats’ milk is also used to produce butter, cheese and cream. Some families sell extra goats to generate extra income for the household.
On August 29, 2017, the Lebanese army, along with other Lebanese government leaders, declared that the invading violent group was now gone. Some of them fled, died, or surrendered after they failed in a seven-day battle against the Lebanese army.