Mona Hraoui is the widow of the late Lebanese President Elias Hraoui. Hraoui is Lebanese of Palestinian origins and served as the First lady between 1989 and 1998. She currently heads The Lebanese Heritage Foundation and the Chronic Care Center which aids kids who are suffering from Thalassemia. She is known for her active humanitarian and social role in the Lebanese society. Mona Hraoui succeeded in the restoration of the steles of Nahr el-Kalb archeological site and other projects which were carried out by her organization, The Lebanese Heritage Foundation. She also successfully pushed for the rehabilitation of the Beirut National Museum.