Rami started learning music at the age of 8, when he joined the conservatory, he was also enrolled with the "Lebanese Art House” where he studied drawing. During his time in the conservatory, he realized there were very few opportunities to actually get in the program.

Through Adagio, he plans on creating a more affordable space that offers music and art classes with the same teaching quality offered at professional centers, such as the conservatory.

Rami will launch his project to target the Chouf area where there aren’t many opportunities in the arts for people with disabilities. He wants to also shed light on this problem, and his center, Adagio, will offer courses for people with all types of disabilities.

Rami will offer mobile courses to expand the reach of musical culture in Lebanon.

Funds raised online reach up to $500 per project while UNICEF covers the remaining amount up to $1,500 for youth to pilot their projects. Viable projects will be selected by a panel of experts and will proceed to receive further coaching, mentorship, and funding upon successful completion of their pilot initiative.

$0 raised, $600 to go

100% of your donations will go towards funding the project or team of your choice.


Smart Education

There are many good schools and educational institutions in the South of Lebanon, yet there is still a big gap in the education system which is smart teaching and learning.
Read more

Anmar Arts

Anmar is a self-taught talented young painter. He plans on organizing workshops to teach painting and design printing in the Dekwaneh annd Burj Hammoud areas.
Read more

Hakawati Theatre

Omar Bakbouk is a Syrian Theatre and philosophy graduate. When he moved to Lebanon a few years back, he came up with a community initiative called: Hakwati.
Read more


Kurdum is a tailor shop concept by Nadia, a Kurdish Syrian refugee in Burj Hammoud.
Read more


"Wahem" is a project that mixes circus activities with theatre with the aim of spreading a message around each play, act or event.
Read more

CNC Challenger

Ahmad Chakaroun, from Nabatiyeh has created a machine that engraves logos and other visuals onto hard surfaces.
Read more

Hire Your Tire

Our youth, Ali, Hassan and Mohammad are piloting their small enterprise, Hire Your Tire.
Read more

Emneh W Eugenie

Lynne Nehme, a 22 year old from Rahbe, has been exposed throughout her childhood to two different cultural and gastronomic Lebanese experiences.
Read more

Smart Tab

Yasser recognizes the importance of smart phones & tablets in everyday life & wants to offer children ages 4-6 years old the opportunity to learn through play through his project.
Read more

All Natural Recycled Soap

Mohammad would like to collect soap waste from factories, remodel it into reusable soap bars or even decorative and fragrant pieces for the home.
Read more

Al Zawaya Studio

Al Zawaya Studio is a film documentary and drama production studio in the Burj Al Barajneh refugee camp.
Read more

Life Under The Bridge

This youth team want to create a folding chair, storage and tent for homeless people to provide them with basic shelter, protection and privacy needs.
Read more

Wala Atyab

"Wala Atyab" is a homemade food delivery service for everyone who likes to eat this type of food.
Read more


"Baytouti" is a project created by two sisters in the Madine Riyadiye area in Beer Hassan, Beirut.
Read more

Mfak Baraghe

"Mfak Baraghi", or "Screw Driver" in English, is a small enterprise which provides a team of experienced workers for fast and reliable maintenance and refurbishment services.
Read more

Wa Yabka Al Amal

Wa Yabka Al Amal is a Facebook page which sheds light on elderly refugee stories and life experiences to draw wisdom, hope and lessons from. The contents will be published into a book.
Read more

Hiya Adam

A project aimed at promoting gender equality and empowering women by offering phone hardware and software training and helping women secure jobs.
Read more

Aya Wood Multi-Purpose Furniture

Aya Wood is a direct-to-consumer furniture design and creation shop which offers competitive prices and multiple functionality to save space and cost.
Read more

Photo Studio by Women For Women

Ranin’s photography studio will provide photography services for women by women in a conservative area where privacy and safety are key.
Read more

In Partnership With

Sponsored By

Kingdom of the Netherlands
Community Partners

Rise up for you elevate accelerator