May 10, 2018

Siwa Clean & Green pt.2

Our children engaged in the two days acitivity Siwa Clean & Green 💚 Last year, our project Cycle and Recycle part1, introduced our children to basic environment issues and the meaning of recycling. At the same time we visited historical places with Siwan professional tour guide Omar Hamza at the Ministry of Antiquities; to make our […]

April 1, 2018

Five Stars Opening

           On April 2018, ConnectIn Groups started with its newest project: International Five Stars Kindergarten (day care). This initiative is very special. We are now able to bring education to the very little ones. Thereby, our project is in direct cooperation with local Siwan women, and is also contributing to create for better income. […]

March 29, 2018

Preparation of our New Project: Five Stars Kindergarten

           ConnectIn Groups is since its beginning very concerned with making education available for also marginalized groups in society. That’s why a year after our opening we started with a special course directed to only women. Today, two years later we are launching our first project in cooperation with Siwan women themselves! […]

March 21, 2018

To Learn is to Change Your Life

Meet Ahmed. One of our students who has been with us since the beginning. He has amazing artistic skills and learning abilities and scored 10/10 on his last exam.

January 3, 2018

Art Class with Special Guest Teacher Mena

ConnectIn Groups had a surprise when Mena, a visiting teacher from a German Montessori School in Cairo, came to lead a fun art class with the children. We discovered each others creativity and explored expressing ourselves through art, practicing to illustrate what makes us most happy or afraid.

January 1, 2018

Opening of our New Location

ConnectIn Groups has relocated into a new space with more opportunities for everyone! Our completely renovated center has two classrooms, one dedicated to the kindergarten, a kitchen, and a play area with crafty games and toys outside for the kids. Come see what we’ve been working on!

March 24, 2017

Fun Activities in the Desert and Garden

ConnectIn Groups gathered to enjoy a beautiful Spring day together. The children played running freely in the desert sands and shared a communal meal in a garden luscious with date palms.

November 19, 2016

Start of Women’s Course

In November 2016, ConnectIn Groups started a special course for Siwan girls/women at a Siwan home. Due to cultural norms, women cannot visit public places (like our training center) by themselves. A solution was to start our classes at a house.