In October of 2018, BLOOM’s Board of Directors traveled to Morocco to conduct an in-depth needs assessment and secure it’s 2019 projects. 

Based on the results of our assessment, 4 projects are planned for the upcoming year.  Each orphanage has a unique set of needs and issues. Each one must to be planned thoughtfully to ensure that our projects serve the needs of each community. 

We certainly have our work carved out for us and look forward to sharing our progress!

Dar Al-Atfal Tabriquet Orphanage

Sale, Morocco

Completed: April 2019

Tabriquet Orphanage is situated in the midst of a historic, urban area in Sale, Morocco. The orphanage currently houses 160 children. HRH King Muhammad IV gifted the orphanage with a beautiful garden. Unfortunately, it is not being utilized for play. Plans are in the works to convert this space into a Magical PlayGarden by April 2019.

Association IBNY

Rabat, Morocco

Planned Completion: July 2019

IBNY Association is located in the bustling Madinah of Rabat. There is no outdoor recreational space in IBNY for it's 50 orphans. Although creating a garden out of concrete will pose challenges, we are up to the task!

Dar Lmima Center #2

Casablanca, Morocco

Planned Completion: October 2019

Dar Lmima orphanage consists of three facilites located in Casablanca. Center #2 is the largest of the three and it houses 280 boys. BLOOM has been given generous outdoor space to develop a much needed PlayGarden for the children that live here. In additon, children from the other 2 facilities will also use this space. Altogether, Dar Lmima's over 500 children will have access to laughter, hope, and healing!

The Annex, Rita Zniber Foundation

Meknes, Morocco

Completed: April 2019

The Annex is Rita Zniber Foundation's space for older boys. Located in Meknes, 170 children reside here. With just a room to work with, we are providing fitness and recreational equipment to provide these growing boys with space to release their energy.