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The Safadi Foundation



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May 17, 2011

“Wealth is in minds” ~ Mohammad Safadi

Mr. Mohammad Safadi

A Man of Principles

Hailing from North Lebanon, Mohammad Safadi is a self-made entrepreneur who extended his business to Lebanon and the entire Arab world. Mr. Safadi graduated from Broumana High School in 1962, acquired “A” level G.C.E.S. in London, and later joined the American University of Beirut where he attained a Bachelor degree in Business Administration in February 1968. Safadi is a member of many commissions, committees and boards. In particular, he is a member of the John F. Kennedy School of Government Dean’s Council at Harvard University and serves on the Board of several American Educational institutions in Lebanon.

The Safadi foundation strives to promote human development through:

- Improving the quality of life for the sectors of society

- Supporting development initiatives in various educational and cultural fields

- Developing human capacity particularly that of young people.

Moreover, the Safadi foundation has teamed up with LAU to launch the “Youth Teach Youth” initiative. The Youth Teach Youth is a Leadership program where intermediate level students will be trained on techniques for peaceful conflict resolution, positive interaction and ways to accept the other.



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