Under the Patronage of His Beatitude
Patriarch Fouad Al Twal, Caritas Jordan
held a gala dinner to present its 2014
Annual Report. This event brought
together all Caritas partners, national
and international donors in addition to
many parish priests, sisterhoods and
brotherhoods in Jordan.
An annual meeting took place earlier and
gathered Caritas Jordan Church Council;
President, Patriarch Fouad Twal, Bishop
Maroun Lahham, Bishop of Jerusalem and
the Representative of Caritas Jordan on
behalf of the Catholic Church, Mr.
Joseph Farah, MONA President and the
members of the Administrative Board.
Mr. Wael Suleiman, General Director,
presented the Annual Report and briefed
the attendees on the organization’s
achievements in 2014.
After the meeting, the Council and the
Board Members welcomed the invitees
ahead of the event, which started with a
speech made by Bishop Marroun Lahham who
stressed the importance of love deeds
and its miraculous impact on each and
every society that has an obligation to
look after the neediest and poorest so
that everyone lives in dignity and
Bishop Lahham thanked Caritas Jordan,
the social arm of the church, which has
been working diligently throughout the
past 47 years and still working to serve
the humanity, reflecting its noble
mission and vision to assist refugees
and neediest Jordanians.
A presentation on Caritas Jordan was
showcased by Mr. Wael Suleiman who gave
an overview on Caritas work and
achievements in 2014 as well as the
number of beneficiaries who were served
in 2014 who reached 450.000 individuals.
Mr. Suleiman also presented the 2014
annual achievements ‘Report, outlining
and highlighting Caritas Jordan programs
Afterwards, a 10 minute movie was
displayed and it gave a practical and
clear vision on the work done through
2014 showing various photos and images
that reflected the spirit of Caritas
Jordan in its programs and activities
that serve different groups and segments
of the Jordanian society.
H.E. Fouad, Mr. Jospeh Farah and Mr.
Wael, bestowed decorative shields to
some international and local partners,
commending their support to Caritas
Jordan and their gracious contribution
throughout last years.
The banquet was concluded by a warm
thank you speech delivered by Patriarch
Twal, during which the distinguished
attendees shared a light dinner
reflecting the time of Lent.