Dr. Munir Kakish
is the founder and director of RCO Ministries (formally known as Ramallah Christian Outreach). He was born in Jordan in 1947. When Dr. Kakish was ten, his father passed away leaving the family to experience great financial hardships. He was then sent from Jordan to an orphanage in the town of Ramallah (just ten miles north of Jerusalem) for the following eight years.
Today, Dr. Kakish is pastoring a church and directing a Christian Center in the very same town. Sharon was raised in the USA. After graduating from college, they returned to work in Ramallah. Dr. Kakish keeps busy in many ministry activities. Sharon is a teacher by training and has worked in several schools during the last 30 years.
Since 1978, Dr. Kakish and his wife Sharon have been ministering in the Holy Land, reaching the lost for Christ, discipling the faithful and helping the suffering children. Dr. Kakish is also serving as the Chairman of the Local Council of Evangelical Churches in the Holy Land. He continues to serve alongside his lovely wife Sharon. They have four children and eight grandchildren.