Villages

Get acquainted with Egypt. Learn about the religious climate, economy and overall health of the villages in which we serve.

Der Abo Henes (DH)

Der Abo Henes sits to the south of Minya, about an hour by van. One of the larger villages, Der Abo Henes is home to about 45,000 people, approximately 70% of them are Evangelical Christians and the remaining 30% Orthodox ...

El Bayadeya

Population 35,000    Religion Coptic Christian - 50% Evangelical Christian - 50%   Economy Unemployment Rate: 40% Population Below Poverty Line: 30% Household Income Range: 500 LE - 2,500 LE monthly Co...

El Fallahin (EF)

Another of Lakepointe's original villages, El Fallahin is one of the poorest villages served. With an average family income of about $2USD per day, many of the families in El Fallahin depend on farming to provide jobs and ...

El Mahras (EM)

El Mahras is a small, predominantly Muslim village with only about 5% Evangelical Christians. A very poor and old village, more than 75% of the residents live below the poverty level with an average income of only $2USD pe...

Ezbet Abo Keer

Population 2,500    Religion Coptic Christian - 70% Evangelical Christian - 30%   Economy Unemployment Rate: 60% Population Below Poverty Line: 80% Household Income Range: 200 LE - 2,500 LE monthly Com...

Ezbet Hanna (AH)

Ezbet Hanna is the very first village in which Lakepointe began working. It is a village of about 10,000 people with about 35% of Evangelical Christians. Because of the length of the partnership with Ezbet Hanna and Healin...

Ezbet Nakhla

Population 2,000    Religion Coptic Christian - 50% Evangelical Christian - 50%   Economy Unemployment Rate: 75% Population Below Poverty Line: 80% Household Income Range: 20 LE - 50 LE monthly Common ...

Ezbet Rofael

Population 1,500    Religion Coptic Christian - 33% Evangelical Christian - 67%   Economy Common Occupations: Construction, Farming, Sewing/Tailoring Agricultural Products: Corn, Wheat   Health Ma...

Izbat Qararah

Population 9,000    Religion Evangelical Christian - 11% Coptic Christian - 0%   Economy Population Below Poverty Line: 60% Common Occupations: Farming, Working outside of the Governorate Agricultural P...

Kom El Ahmar (KA)

A village of about 5,000 people, Kom el Ahmar is about 90% Muslim, 9% Evangelical Christian and about 1% Coptic or Orthodox Christian.  Those who are able to find work are employed as day laborers, farmers or drivers and e...

Manhary

Population 10,000    Religion Coptic Christian - 10% Evangelical Christian - 80%   Economy Unemployment Rate: 45% Population Below Poverty Line: 35% Household Income Range: 20 LE - 2,000 LE monthly Com...

Mansafes

Population 15,000    Religion Coptic Christian - 15% Evangelical Christian - 5%   Economy Unemployment Rate: 50% Population Below Poverty Line: 60% Common Occupations: Farming Agricultural Products: Be...