Ramblings, recipes and recollections

One Syrian Student's Dream? To Become the Next Yanni.

How you can make his dream become a reality View this email in your browser HELP US MAKE ONE STUDENT'S DREAM A REALITY Meet Nawar Nawar dreams of becoming a musician and composer to help children learn music in Syria. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sciences majoring in...

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Want to stay in the loop with VIP.fund?

Hi there! Rama Chakaki here, it's been a while since we last connected. Little has changed; I still work on a social impact projects, and I want to share what is in store for 2018 in hopes you are interested in getting involved. To keep you in the loop, you'll be...

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Breakfast in Ayn al-Tineh

Saturday afternoon - May 2013, I receive the latest report from my contact in the UN; Ayn al-Tineh has been taken over by radical religious militias who massacred the men of the town, dumping their bodies in a mass grave and took 300 young women and girls as slaves;...

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A Fine Line Between Social Etiquette and Telling Lies

You're leaving a dinner party, and a friend needs a taxi ride. You offer to drop her off, but her house is in the opposite direction, and yet you insist on dropping her home. You do it in-spite of traffic, and that report waiting for you at home to finish. You end up...

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Some good news .. #gaza family a phone call away..

I just got off the phone with Abdulhadi & khalil.  Two brothers, one lost his eye, another his limbs in the 2009 attack."Hamdul Allah we are fine.. three days no water, electricity. Our neighborhood is a ghost town.  Everyone evacuated, two missiles hit two houses...

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Rama Chakaki

Rama Chakaki

Developing Technologies for Social Impact

Tech-Social Entrepreneur. Creating peace through education and technology.    speaker 2017