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!
Shalom House – Perfectly Loved
On January 30th, twenty survivors of the Holocaust from the Club of Kiryat Nordau in Netanya, led by Rita Liberman, arrived at Helping Hand Coalition’s Caesarea headquarters for the first Shalom House event of 2023. Hosted by Andre and Bozena Gasiorowski, Co-founders of Helping Hand Coalition, the afternoon consisted of a memorial to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day and a performance by Alyosha and Jody Ryabinov and their friend Chanina.
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.
The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra Performs for the Survivors of the Holocaust in Tel Aviv
Pour yourselves a glass of sweet tea and get out your dancing shoes because The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra from Georgia, USA, has arrived in Israel!
Gathering at the Hotel Gilgal in Tel Aviv on July 13th, one hundred and fifty survivors of the Holocaust from Lod and Netanya were the first to hear The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra during their eight-day tour through the Holy Land. The event, organized by Helping Hand Coalition and Lori Lowenhar, was a memorable night of jubilation and laughter.
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!
Commemorating The Victory Day in Israel
May 9th, 2022 – On May 9th, festive memorial events dedicated to Victory Day were held in Israel. In Jerusalem, with the participation of the Ambassador of Russia to Israel Anatoly Viktorov, […]
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 16th ’22 – Home Sweet Home
Returning to the HHC Caesarea Villa, the Church of New Hope from California once again hosted a Shalom House event on March 16th for thirteen survivors from Netanya
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!
Official Event at the Presidential Palace – January 4th ‘22
On January 4th, Helping Hand Coalition Global Forum had the honor of addressing the President of Israel, Itzhak Herzog, and blessing him on behalf of our partners. Presenting Mr.President with a bronze […]
Reception for 30th Anniversary of Russian-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
On November 18, 1991, the diplomatic relations between Israel and Russia (then the USSR) that were severed following the Six-Day War were renewed. Thirty years later, the relationship continues to grow and was celebrated in Israel with a series of events that honored culture partnership and history.