Scooper: Food Distribution

אלפי סלי מזון ותווי קניה חולקו לניצולי שואה ברחבי הארץ לקראת ראש השנה והחגים ע”י פעילי ומתנדבי יד לעזרה ישראל

אלפי סלי מזון הכוללים מצרכים מגוונים ומוצרי יסוד בסיסיים מחולקים בימים אלה לקראת ראש השנה והחגים לאלפי ניצולי שואה ברחבי הארץ. מאות פעילי ומתנדבי עמותת יד עזרה לישראל מסייעים בחלוקה בלמעלה מ- 25 ערים ברחבי הארץ.

Press Release

Thousands of food baskets including diverse groceries and basic products are currently being distributed for New Year’s and holidays for thousands of Holocaust survivors across the country. Hundreds of Yad Vashem activists and volunteers assist in dividing in over 25 cities across the country.

Are there really hungry people in 2019 in Israel? The answer to this can be seen in the project distributing thousands of food baskets and shopping notes to Holocaust survivors across the country. “We are amazed and saddened by the plight of thousands of Holocaust survivors each time and love to help them otherwise, without our assistance, they will not be able to celebrate Rosh Hashana,” – says Luke Gasiorowski, Director of Yad Help Israel, which today distributed free of charge to thousands of Holocaust food baskets. And Kenya characters. The campaign, which lasts for about a month and will continue until the eve of the holiday, focused on 25 local authorities throughout the country, including Haifa and the Krayot, Ashdod, Ashkelon, Bat Yam, Petah Tikva, Hadera, Or Akiva, Mateh Yehuda and Mevaseret, Nazareth and more. The distribution is coordinated in advance and includes the distribution of thousands of food baskets that include basic basic products, gift packages including wine, shopping notes for food chains, hygiene and toilet products, kitchen tools and more. Some of the products have recently arrived in Gain (GAIN) containers in Germany and are distributed through thousands of volunteers. Recipients of assistance include needy families, single mothers, as well as single seniors. Over the weekend, 120 young people from Germany, who came to visit and volunteer in Israel under the leadership of Luka Heisel, met with three Holocaust survivors, Maria, Boris and Roman, and heard from them about their fascinating lives and how their lives were saved. The three received recognition from the young. Helping Hand Coalition Israel is an organization that works to help Holocaust survivors across the country through a variety of actions and measures including a Hot Homes project run by 25 local authorities and allows Holocaust survivors to enjoy a hot meal and social gathering, import containers with private clothing that is distributed free to survivors. Food coupons for use by Holocaust survivors, documenting Holocaust survivors’ memoirs, calling for medical help, initiating bar mitzvah celebrations for Holocaust survivors who did not celebrate it as a child, assisting and participating in the parade of life, assistance project for individual IDF soldiers in the northern region, and dozens of other projects. Yad Vashem has been operating under the media radar for many years from “Beit Shalom” – a beautiful villa in Caesarea designed for the welfare and residence of Holocaust survivors only. The villa serves as a meeting place for dozens of classes, lectures, workshops, classes and study sessions, art shows, music and culture throughout the year to tens of thousands of Holocaust survivors living throughout Israel. The organization was founded by philanthropist and businessman Andrei Gasiorowski and his day-to-day management is his son, Luke Gasiorowski, along with a dedicated and dedicated staff working in Caesarea and throughout the country on a variety of projects aimed at helping Holocaust survivors living in Israel. Yad Aid for Israel is an example and example of humble and important social activity, which works in collaboration with many government ministries and aid agencies and aims to help, especially in humanitarian cases, the Holocaust survivors who live with us and our loved ones. The association has recently decided to expose its activities with the aim of allowing more Holocaust survivors living across the country to enjoy its diverse service and to improve the quality of life of Holocaust survivors at their old age, both in their residential areas and in visits to the association’s home in Caesarea. For details on the association’s activities throughout the country and villa in Caesarea, phone: 04-6897030 Public Relations: Yitzhak Ravichia, Communication: 054-7999209


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