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Daughters for Life Foundation celebrate its first scholar graduation!

On September 2nd, 2014 Yosra Albakkar from Jordan successfully defended her thesis in her Masters of Arts in Sustainability Studies at Trent University in Peterborough. By achieving this outstanding accomplishment, Yosra officially became the first student enrolled in the foundation’s scholarships program to graduate. It all started back in 2011 when Yosra submitted her application…

DFL Scholarship recruitment 2015

Recruitment Campaign for 2015 Academic Year

The Daughters for life Foundation has launched its 2015 scholarship recruitment campaign. It is with a renewed enthusiasm that we extend this year again an invitation to all female Grade 12 students and high school graduates, currently living in a Middle East countries, to apply for a full scholarship. In 2015 we are thrilled to…

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Four Scholars start their journey at New College of Florida

On Thursday August 14, 2014, Four new Scholars arrived at The New College of Florida. This was certainly an exciting day for our first four students to start a four years University degree filled with challenges and hard work for these upcoming Middle Eastern female leaders of the future. But prior to engaging in this…


Dr. Abuelaish Appointed
to the Order of Ontario

Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, Founder and President of the Daughters for Life Foundation, was appointed to the Order of Ontario, the province’s highest honour which recognizes extraordinary residents who have made a lasting contribution to the province, the country and the world. The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, invested Dr. Abuelaish with the…


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