In 2017, Misr El Kheir Foundation managed to gather people who are in-need for work
and to professionally train them on looms to be able to produce cutting-edge quality and
thus to secure a permanent job opportunities where they can produce and earn
The project started with the main objective to empower Atfeeh inhabitants and turn
them into productive individuals while reviving the traditional Egyptian Kilim industry.
Today, Atfeeh factory produces all types of handmade Kilims with global standards, in
terms of design and quality, which can compete internationally.
Our vision is to make Atfeeh the renowned hub for handmade Kilims and other related
products like cushions and other home accessories.
Abeis was established by Misr El-Kheir Foundation in 2014 with the vision of empowering the underprivileged. It all started with the redemption of 179 debtors & enabling them to become self-sufficient and skilled artisans who make marvelous creations.