Aida Youth Center is located within Aida Refugee Camp, an area north of the West Bank city of Bethlehem. The Center was established in 1968, with the main purpose of serving the local community – especially its children and youth. From the beginning, the Youth Center valued the democratic process as a way to ensure individual participation within creating the plenary. The plenary consists of 140 people, with the purpose of every 4 years, electing a board of directors who are highly engaged in the center’s projects. the board of directors which consist of nine members Employ the executive managemnt which consist of 6 employees.
The center budget for 2019 was USD (63,000).
The main sources of funders were:
The popular committee in Aida Refugee Camp, Music for Aida organization – Denmark, The Jerusalem Fund for education and community development, The Hoping Foundation, Humanity Calling, Volunteer Palestine and The Walled off Hotel.
Modalities of action:
( Support Education Program, Music school, Table Tennis Team, Football club, street workout project)
Music for Aida - Denemark
Reform - Rammalah