March 23rd, 2020 – All throughout last week, before the lock-down and additional restrictions, under strict social distancing government regulations, and with the cooperation of families and home care takers, Helping Hand […]
March 15th, 2020 – Dozens of Ashdod Survivors of the Holocaust received last week financial help in the form of grocery cards, thanks to the GAiN Sponsorship Program. More than ever, the […]
March 15th, 2020 – During this last week of the clinic, our team of volunteers was in Haifa, where they distributed glasses to 46 refugees of the Holocaust and immigrants from the […]
Thirteen years ago, Helping Hand Coalition partnered with GAiN (Global Aid Network), an international organization established in Germany by Klaus and Claudia Dewald, to aid survivors of the Holocaust and World War II veterans throughout the Land of Israel. Pairing a German individual or family, mostly Christians who have a heart for the Jewish people, with those who were affected by the events of the Holocaust, the GAiN Sponsorship Program is a project that has built a bridge between Germany and Israel. Assisting more than 350 people, the program has continued to grow over the years, sparking joy and gratitude in the lives of both the survivors and sponsors.
March 8th, 2020 – 101 people in Ashdod – another city with large Russian-speaking population – were assisted with eyeglasses. The team even made eyeglasses for a few people who had different […]
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.
February 28th, 2020 – Sunday saw the team of volunteers in yet another location in Haifa, helping 64 people to fit eye glasses, most of them from the former USSR. The quote […]
On February 24th, Hope Alive, a group from the south of Germany, was invited to the HHC Caesarea Villa to perform a play about a lost son and loving father. The afternoon was exceptional, as love was poured out and received by each person in attendance.
February 23rd, 2020 – German sponsors came to the city of Sderot for the first-time visit of the Ghetto survivor couple they have been supporting for so many years through the GAiN […]
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 […]
On February 20th, Helping Hand Coalition open the HHC Caesarea Villa doors for a group from Kfar Saba and Petah Tikva to host a Shalom House event. Orna Grinman and her team brought a unique piece to the afternoon’s event, highlighting their talents and also sharing their love with the 48 survivors in attendance.
February 19th, 2020 – Survivors of the Holocaust all over Israel are receiving mail packages and extra financial donations from their German sponsors, thanks to the GAiN Sponsorship Program. Each time the […]