Non-Profit Status!

Non-Profit Status! Within the first week of January 2017, and after a long and painful process. Heya Masr has moved from simply working for the past three years as an initiative to become fully non-profit organization (NGO) registered in Ain Shams, Cairo Egypt. This marks a huge milestone for us, as we embark on a…

GIVING A VOICE TO EGYPTIAN GIRLS

Last week, the online magazine BECAUSE conducted a quick interview with our founder, Moody Demetry. The interview was focused on our work to date and accomplishments achieved by the Heya Masr team.  Moody also spoke about his passion to help the poor and underprivileged. He stated his belief in Egyptian women and how they are the…

Interview with our founder!

Recently, Raneem Al-Afifi, editor in chief of Wlaha wogoh okhra Online Magazine, conducted an interview with our founder, Moody Demetry For the Arabic version of the interview, please click here. For the full English interview, please read below.   The interviewee: Mr. Moody Demetry Founder and Director of Heya Masr – She is Egypt   Why did you Choose “ Heya…

Founder interview with Egyptian Streets.

“After the 2011 revolution, a few of my friends who are also Egyptian-American wanted to give back to the community, and so we traveled back to Egypt,” explains Moody. “I did some research to check out the other organisations that represent women in Egypt, but found that their targeting was not quite right. They were…

Interview with the founder by Youm7!

Today, the popular newspaper el Yooum7 in Egypt was covering Heya Masr class graduation. Our graduation was held for a class of girls whom attended 40 hours of training on character development, nutrition and healthy habits. In addition, they learned all about harassments and bullying. They were also trained on self-defense. The celebration was conducted with the…