Hanan Foundation English Language Goals

English Language Goals

English will become second nature to these children as Hanan teachers give lessons after school and on the weekends. Providing these children with all the tools they will need to advance in an ever diverse world we live. Its more than building a language, its building a foundation with friends and community for these refugees.

Hanan Foundation New Center Opens in Istanbul

New Center Opens in Istanbul

Halfway into the school year, Hanan students have embraced the new facility and its amenities.  Hard at work enriching the lives of the Syrian refugee children, teachers spend time assuring the success of its students through after school and weekend tutoring, music lessons, computers and technology, and Arabic.  A new library is also dedicated to providing the kids with books in English, Arabic, and Turkish.

Watch: Fun & Physics

Watch Hanan kids learning physics and having fun with simple experiments that can be done using everyday household items.

Hanan Ramadan Food Basket

Hanan Food Basket Drive

Ramadan Food BasketWith Ramadan knocking on our doors, Hanan Foundation launches its annual Family Food Basket Program to help many Syrian refugee families during the holy month.  Thanks to your generosity last year we were able to help 120 families.

With only $75 you can feed One family for the whole month.  Our target this year is a minimum of 250 families. Please join us in making these families’ lives easier during this holy month.




Hanan Foundation is a registered 501 (c) 3 Non-profit Corporation and all donations are tax deductible.

Summer Camp 2017 Volunteers

Summer Camp 2017

Over 25 volunteers came from all around the world to spend two weeks with Hanan students. Volunteers spent their time with the children teaching them computers, English, math and even French. Students even had the opportunity to play team sports and work on arts and craft projects with the Volunteers.

Volunteers included medical doctors and dentists who examined, assessed and treated students who required immediate attention.