February 8th, 2021 – Since the beginning of the month, hundreds of Survivors of the Holocaust received brand new walkers, thanks to the generosity of the German organization Back to Zion. Survivors […]
Smiling In Spite of Hard Year
December 21st, 2020 – Since the beginning of the month, Helping Hand Coalition for Israel was able to distribute hundreds of grocery gift cards that came from the GAiN Sponsorship Program. Close […]
Sweet Hanukkah for Survivors
December 17th, 2020 – Over 1,300 sufganiyot (donuts) were purchased for Survivors of the Holocaust for the Hanukkah holiday. Most of the survivors who received them were from the cities of Jerusalem, […]
Celebrating True Light
December 14th, 2020 – Volunteers of the organization “Nitzulim le’eman haatid” (Survivors for the Future), organized by Mila Fleitman, gathered to celebrate Hanukah in a small court yard in Netanya, together with […]
Happy Birthday to WWII Survivor!
November 26th, 2020 – We rejoice with Ida from Ashdod, a WWII child refugee, who for the past fifteen years has been a librarian at a local Veterans organization. She appears in […]
Grocery Card Donation for the Disabled and Families in Need
August 13th, 2020 – ahead of September Biblical holidays, many disabled individuals and families in need are receiving donations of grocery cards from Helping Hand Coalition for Israel sponsors – in Haifa, […]
Netanya WWII Refugee Organization Celebrates 10th Anniversary
August 9th, 2020 – Netanya WWII Refugees organization celebrated their 10th anniversary this week. The survivors came with somber mood and kept prescribed distances. The turnout was less than usual because of […]
Canes and Walkers Distribution
July 23rd, 2020 – Over 160 WWII Ghetto survivors from several different cities have been blessed with the great donation of brand-new canes and walkers. The medical/mobility equipment was purchased by the […]
Have a Great Purim!
March 9th, 2020 – In the past week, hundreds of WWII refugees and ghetto survivors from Netanya, Ofakim and Sderot received gift grocery cards for shopping for the PURIM holiday celebration. In […]
Shalom House March 3rd – Maurice Sklar in Caesarea
Each week, the Shalom House Project is privileged to host artists from around the world to perform for the survivors of the Holocaust. On March 3rd, the HHC Caesarea Villa welcomed eighteen survivors from Children of War, based in Netanya, to attend a concert by Maurice Sklar. An incredible violinist who has performed with the British Philharmonic Orchestra and in front of thousands of people, Maurice filled the Villa with sweet melodies, both old and new, for the audience’s enjoyment.
Mobility and Eye Clinic 2020: Week Five – from Kiryat Motzkin to Ashkelon
February 21st, 2020 – The clinic was in Kiryat Motzkin and helped 53 concentration camp and ghetto survivors to fit eyeglasses for best possible distance and close vision. From there to Sderot […]
Tons of Soup Mix
February 20th, 2020 – Two tons of healthy soup mix were delivered in Netanya to social services offices and to the local soup kitchen and mercy organization “Ki le Olam Chasdo”. The […]