As part of the Zamalek Association’s efforts to keep Zamalek clean, Dentons law firm located on Shagaret El Dor Street have generously donated 45 bins to be distributed to the street sweepers. Thank you!
In an effort to keep all members up-to-date on the activities of the ZA, we will be sending you a monthly newsletter with our latest news.
Lewa Yassin Abdel Bary, President of the District, and his 4 assistants came to the ZA office to listen to some of our concerns and proposed solutions regarding the garbage problems and trees condition in Zamalek.
Beautiful work from the ZA Children Education Initiative
Check out the beautiful Bauhinia trees ZA cleaned and trimmed last year on Salah el Din Street. These are the colors of Zamalek in early spring!
Thank you Mr. Samih Sawiris for the lovely garbage bins for the Aquarium Grotto Garden, which arrived early this morning fresh from El Gouna!
ZA provides street sweepers with 300 more brooms!
ZA is happy to announce that this morning, ERTEKAA has taken charge of cleaning and waste management at the Fish Garden.
ZA is continuing to meet regularly with all entities involved, in order to help find solutions to Zamalek’s garbage problems
ZA is working to form a coalition of CBOs (Community Based Organizations) from different districts.
ZA has a new Legal & Strategic Planning Committee. This committee will be involved with long-term strategic planning for the Association’s activities.
ZA has a new Cultural Committee. We’re all eager to find out what cultural events they have planned for the community!
Take a picture of a garbage pile, share it on Facebook, and ZA will send your picture right away to one of AMA company supervisors.
Alwan wa Awtar is a nonprofit organization ZA is happy to support and collaborate with!
Volunteers in the ZA’s Children’s Initiative arranged for the participants in their initiative to attend the final dress rehearsal of the Cinderella Ballet at the Cairo Opera House.
Students from the Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, attended an introductory lecture at the ZA office today about their research project in Zamalek.
We are happy to announce that ZA will collaborate with a team of researchers from the Faculty of Engineering …
ZA held an Open Day for members of the community on Saturday …
Some residents approached ZA and suggested to volunteer as “superintendents” of their streets …
ZA donated new uniforms to each of Zamalek’s 140 street sweepers today.
Another micro ambitious initiative comes to fruition after months …
ZA donated a pair of working shoes to each of Zamalek’s 140 street sweepers today.
ZA donated 150 traffic cones to Zamalek Traffic Department on Saraya El Gezira Street to help alleviate traffic.
With the help of horticulture experts, ZA is collecting data on each tree in Zamalek …
With the help of our Gardening Team from the Horticulture Research …
The Zamalek Association hosted the first “Symphony in the Park” fundraising Christmas lunch on December 13, 2014 in the Aquarium Grotto Garden.
Get your 2015 wall calendar today at the ZA booth at Symphony in the Park! Proceeds from the sale of this calendar will go to buying new shoes for Zamalek Street Sweepers.
Fountain at the entrance of Zamalek is working again and the marble holding wall was repaired.
A garbage truck is being sponsored by the Association for a year, along with an extra evening shift of garbage collection for 6 months.
We’re happy to report that ZA was selected to be part of the Steering Committee for …
In October and November 2014, Dentons Law Firm (www.dentons.com) sponsored 100 garbage bins, which the Association donated to Zamalek Street Sweepers.
Our gardening team is trimming, cleaning, and prepping the garden ..
The Association donated new bicycles, brooms, and shovels for street sweepers.
To start off the season on a high note, and before the start of the school year, the ZA organized its annual cleaning campaign on September 17 & 18, 2014.
Volunteers in the Trees and Public Gardens Committee are giving “Trees in Danger” special attention this month.
The Zamalek Association’s fourth Taste of Zamalek, ‘Moulid Ramadan’ was a great success!
Check out the “Flamboyant” Royal Poincianas the Association cleaned and trimmed last March!
The Zamalek Children Education Initiative held its first art exhibit showcasing the works of the children.
The GPS cared for their front yard planted last February, so we planted the other sides for them.
ZA members had a meeting with the Cleaning & Beautification Department in the District to start working on a new program.
At the GA Meeting, Mrs. Tawfika Tawfik was re-elected Association President and Eng. Shoukry Boutros was elected as a new Board Member.
The Zamalek Association held its annual General Assembly Meeting in the Greater Cairo Library on Mohamed Mazhar Street.
Now residents will be notified ahead of time about Tree Trimming in their street!
The Zamalek Association YouTube Channel is now up!
Goodbye to volunteer meetings at Beano’s Coffeehouse! The Association now has a new office!
Weekends at the Aquarium Grotto Garden are not what they used to be! We spotted Yoga classes with Yogi Ali, and a Capoeira session in action.
Obtained approval from the District to organize the “adoption” of garbage bins by residents and businesses to help in the efforts to keep trash off the streets of Zamalek.
Phase I of The Association’s long-term project to Maintain and Catalogue Zamalek Trees began!
In cooperation with the District and the Horticulture Research Institute, the Association started its “Spring Planting 2014” with 2 small gardens.
The Association inaugurated a brand new Children’s Playground, and completely renovated Restroom Facilities at the Fish Garden.
Workshop to launch its newest project to maintain and catalogue Zamalek trees, in collaboration with the Horticulture Research Institute.
Mrs. Tawfika Osman Tawfik, Association President, was awarded the prestigious Belgian distinction, Order of Leopold II.
On Saturday, Zamalek residents held a stand against converting a small public garden into a privately owned café.
Are you ready for possible electric power outages this summer? Come find out how to prepare.
The Association organized for 26 Zamalek businesses to rent a garbage truck to pick up trash leftover from state contracted garbage collectors, 6 days a week.
In cooperation with the District, the Association planted 25 Ficus trees along Gabalaya Street