On January 22-27, a team of 21 American specialists came to Israel to conduct a week-long mobility and eyeglass clinic in Ashkelon. The clinic helped over 900 Holocaust survivors, veterans, disabled individuals, and those in need!
Asia Pacific for Israel Event in Jerusalem
On November 27th, Helping Hand Global Forum hosted a joyful celebration of life, unity, and reconciliation at the Grand Court Hotel in Jerusalem. Organized by an Asia-Pacific group, the event began at the entrance of the hotel, where two hundred survivors from The Jerusalem Society for Holocaust Survivors were welcomed with cheers, waving flags, and dancing.
Shalom House – Angels of Music
On May 30th, Helping Hand Coalition opened its headquarters in Caesarea to two groups of survivors of the Holocaust. Arriving from Ashdod and Hadera, the forty-four survivors wore bright smiles in anticipation of what the afternoon would bring. Gracing the villa with his anointed music, a renowned concert violinist blew the audience away with a performance to remember. Also present were Jeff Shelton with his group and Harald Eckert, Director of Christen an der Seite Israels.
Shalom House – Remembrance & Reunion
May 4th was a day of remembrance and reunion as Helping Hand Coalition hosted a Shalom House event to honor Israel’s fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism and welcome the return of the GAiN Germany team. Inviting twenty-two survivors of the Holocaust from Netanya, led by Rita Liberman, to HHC’s Caesarea Headquarters, the event made sure to respect Yom HaZikaron (Day of Remembrance) while also recognizing the survivors’ role in Israel’s independence!
The 75th anniversary of the immigrant ship, Moledet, arriving in Haifa Port hosted at the Atlit Detention Camp
On the 75th anniversary of the immigrant ship, Moledet, arriving in Haifa Port, survivors and family members gathered at the Atlit Detention Camp on March 31st to remember and honor those who played a significant role in their history and escape from Europe!
Shalom House March 13th ’22 – International Visitors Host Shalom House Event After a Long Pandemic
After a long pandemic and closed borders, Helping Hand Coalition was thrilled to welcome our first international guests back to the Land on March 13th!
International Holocaust Remembrance Day: 165,800 survivors alive in Israel
According to the The Holocaust Survivors Rights Authority, an average of 42 survivors pass away every day. About 31,000 survivors are over 90 years old and 950 of them are over 100 […]
Hygienic Goods distributed in Rishon LeZion and Lod – Dec 29 ’21
Pricey incontinence briefs were donated to a WWII refugee organization, led by Ivgeniah Tsofim, in Rishon LeZion. The goods were delivered at the local Beit Ole (new immigrant center) where the elderly meet once a week.
WWII Refugees in Ashdod Receive End of Year Financial Aid – 28th Dec ’21
2021 may almost be over, but that doesn’t mean our work is finished. This week, hundreds of the elderly are being blessed with the precious donation of financial aid
Northern Israel and Ashdod Ghetto Survivors and WWII Refugees Receive End of Year Financial Aid
Ashdod Ghetto survivors and WWII refugees received financial aid thanks to GAiN Germany as the end of year celebrations begin.
Single Mother in Ashdod Receives Financial Aid – Dec 27th ’21
Thanks to local Israeli Helping Hand Coalition sponsors, a single mother of five living in Ashdod received financial aid at a very critical time.
50 WWII refugees in Or Akiva Receive Grocery Cards
As the world begins to anticipate the approach of a new year, hundreds of victims of the Holocaust nationwide are receiving financial aid