About Us

We are a language exchange, education, and women’s empowerment organization run out of the Hopes Women’s Centre in the Gaza Refugee Camp in Jerash, Jordan. We are dedicated to serving the women in the camp and empowering them through language-learning, community, and professional development.

Meet the Team

Amna Abo Zuhair is the in-country Co-Director.  She makes sure that meetings between partners happen smoothly, helps run the English classes that are hosted through the Center, and does any and everything in between.

Miranda Beggin is a Co-Director based in Boston.  She manages finances and oversees operations.

Lilly Crown is a Co-Director based in Amman. She helps out with monitoring and evaluation.

Audrey Crooks is the Programs Coordinator based in Amman. She orchestrates all virtual and in-person programming, handles recruiting, manages interns, and coordinates volunteers.

Peyton Ruble is the remote Program Manager based in Baltimore. She oversees all HR and programming and helps with fundraising, crowdfunding, and will unroll the Campus Ambassador Program in Winter 2019.