The Coptic Orphans talent show, “Copts Got Talent,” was a rousing success in Sydney last weekend. Continue reading
Coptic Orphans staff member Nefr Nabil and her husband Wessam were living idyllic lives in pre-revolutionary Egypt.
They lived in Al-Rehab, a refined residential compound near Heliopolis where people could actually breathe the air and enjoy nature away from bustling Cairo. Their two teenage boys attended excellent schools. Wessam had a good job with an IT firm and Nefr was at the top of her profession as Director of Human Resources at a U.S. military base.
To sweeten it all was a loving extended family, a good church, and their own commitment to help the poor.
And then Egypt had to have a revolution. Continue reading
Exactly a month ago this weekend, Coptic Orphans came to Santa Monica, CA for a fundraiser to benefit its work of providing education to Egypt’s fatherless children. Continue reading