Munib & Angela Masri Foundation

Formerly known as the Munib R.Masri Development Foundation, the Munib and Angela Masri Foundation was founded in 1970 by one of Palestine's leading industrial families. Its work is focussed on supporting the development of the education and healthcare sectors in Palestine, providing direct humanitarian assistance to the most disadvantaged groups in society, empowering women, and helping to care for people with special needs.

Related sustainable development goals

  • No Poverty
  • Good Health and Well-Being
  • Quality Education
  • Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Focus areas

Focus sectors

  • Arts
  • Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Humanitarian
    • Special population support
    • Food aid
    • Family services
    • Youth development

Focus populations

  • Low-income people
  • Older adults
  • Refugees and displaced people
  • Victims and oppressed people
  • Working poor
  • Young adults

Focus geographies

  • Middle East
    • Palestine


  • Civil society programme
  • Culture and arts programme
  • Economic empowerment programme
  • Education programme
  • Healthcare programme
  • Jerusalem projects


Funding model

  • Foundation-administered programme awards
  • Grants to Individuals
  • Grants to organisations
  • In-kind gifts

Primary funders

  • Masri family

Funding source

  • Corporate
  • Family


Board members

  • Areen Rinawi, Areen Rinawi
  • Ashraf Ben Mohamad, Ashraf Ben Mohamad
  • Mohamad Barakeh, Mohamad Barakeh
  • Munib R Masri, Chairman
  • Sameeh Alabed, Sameeh Alabed
  • Waleed Alahmad, Waleed Alahmad