Hope, joy, and love filled the HHC Caesarea Villa on January 13th as twenty survivors from Beit Cham, based in Haifa, returned to Caesarea for another Shalom House event. As the survivors’ bus arrived, hugs and kisses were given in greeting. Everyone was full of jubilation as though last week’s event was not enough for the members of Beit Cham, and they wanted more!
After three days of dark skies and more rain than most roofs in Israel can handle, on January 6th, the sun showed its face, and the skies once again became a glorious shade of blue. 2020 is a year of new beginnings, and to help us welcome in this new decade, seventeen survivors from Beit Cham, located in Haifa and led by Gala, came to the HHC Caesarea Villa for the first time.
More than 15,000 survivors of the Holocaust received assistance from Helping Hand Coalition Israel, a nonprofit organization, that raised millions of shekels, this year!
Grapevine (GFN): About 550 survivors of the Holocaust and 150 visitors from around the world celebrated Hanukkah in the city of Tiberias
כ-550 ניצולי שואה וכ-150 תיירים מאסיה חגגו השבוע באירוע מרגש לקראת חג חנוכה בעיר טבריה ביוזמת עמותת יד לעזרה ישראל ו”אסיה פסיפיק” סדרת אירועים שמתקיימים החודש, מפגישים בין הניצולים המספרים את סיפורם […]
Maariv: About 550 survivors of the Holocaust and 150 visitors from around the world celebrated Hanukkah in the city of Tiberias
About 550 survivors of the Holocaust and 150 visitors from around the world celebrated this week with an exciting event for Hanukkah in the city of Tiberias initiated by Israel and the Asia Pacific.
In a large, spacious, party venue, 600 survivors of the Holocaust and 120 guests from around the world came together to celebrate Chanukah. The event, organized by Shalom Israel, who has been partnering with Helping Hand Coalition for over a decade, was full of joy, hope, love, unity, and life, putting a smile on everyone’s faces and impacting the lives of those in attendance. Music was enjoyed, dancing shoes were put on, and hearts overflowed with love and appreciation.
Maariv: Food, Clothing, and More Were Distributed to Thousands of Survivors and Their Families for Hanukkah
With Hanukkah approaching, thousands of survivors of the Holocaust and their families were given a variety of products, sneakers, slips, food baskets, handicapped chairs, diapers and more, on the initiative of the Israeli organization, Helping Hand Coalition. At the same time, Singaporean tourists hosted survivors in Jerusalem this week, donating and celebrating life with them.
Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, is quickly approaching. In festive spirits, a group of twenty of survivors from the Belarusian Refugee Community, based in Netanya and led by Jenia, came to the HHC Caesarea Villa for an afternoon of music, stories, community, and joy.
On December 9th, the sky roared, and its gates were opened as rain poured onto the earth, flooding the roads and hydrating the plants. With a chill in the air, twenty survivors from Survivors of Nazism, based in Netanya, braved the cold front to come to the HHC Caesarea Villa and attend a Shalom House concert event, where they listened to good music and met new people.
150 Singaporean tourists hosted dozens of survivors of the Holocaust from Jerusalem this week.
A series of events taking place this month will bring together survivors who wish to tell their story to tourists who are committed to helping distribute thousands of food baskets to survivors.
Aviv for survivors of the Holocaust works tirelessly to improve their standard of living.
Today, November 25th, we celebrated Alyosha Ryabinov’s birthday at the Caesarea Villa. Joining in with the celebration were Alyosha and Jody’s German friend, Claudia, and her 93-year-old mother, Christa, and eighteen survivors from Survivors of Nazism, based in Netanya.