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 […]
Grapevine (GFN): About 550 survivors of the Holocaust and 150 visitors from around the world celebrated Hanukkah in the city of Tiberias
כ-550 ניצולי שואה וכ-150 תיירים מאסיה חגגו השבוע באירוע מרגש לקראת חג חנוכה בעיר טבריה ביוזמת עמותת יד לעזרה ישראל ו”אסיה פסיפיק” סדרת אירועים שמתקיימים החודש, מפגישים בין הניצולים המספרים את סיפורם […]
December 25th, 2019 – Wonderful Hanukhah and end of the year celebration for around 50 Holocaust Survivors took place in Haifa. The elderly really enjoyed the music of the season, the fellowship […]
Maariv: About 550 survivors of the Holocaust and 150 visitors from around the world celebrated Hanukkah in the city of Tiberias
About 550 survivors of the Holocaust and 150 visitors from around the world celebrated this week with an exciting event for Hanukkah in the city of Tiberias initiated by Israel and the Asia Pacific.
In a large, spacious, party venue, 600 survivors of the Holocaust and 120 guests from around the world came together to celebrate Chanukah. The event, organized by Shalom Israel, who has been partnering with Helping Hand Coalition for over a decade, was full of joy, hope, love, unity, and life, putting a smile on everyone’s faces and impacting the lives of those in attendance. Music was enjoyed, dancing shoes were put on, and hearts overflowed with love and appreciation.
150 Singaporean tourists hosted dozens of survivors of the Holocaust from Jerusalem this week.
A series of events taking place this month will bring together survivors who wish to tell their story to tourists who are committed to helping distribute thousands of food baskets to survivors.
September 29th, 2019 – Fall feasts are here again, concluding the annual cycle of celebrations. First in line is the New Year, or Scripturally the Feast of Trumpets, when shofars are blown […]
On September 24, 2019, a group of Holocaust survivors from the city of Akko visited the volunteers of the Helping Hand Coalition to celebrate the Jewish New Year. Alexander and Cecilia Dietze […]
The luxurious reception was arranged by the Russian Embassy in Israel in honor of the National Day of Russian Federation. The holiday was congratulated by Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. The Extraordinary and […]
Privilege to celebrate Independence Day combined with WWII Victory Day together with WWII veterans, government officials, representatives of diplomatic corp (Russia, Ukraine, Belarussia, Moldova, Kazahstan, Uzbekistan and others) by the event co-sponsored […]
On April 25, Ben Shemesh Forest, the regular, 64th meeting of natives of the Republic of Belarus residing in Israel. The event, which for many years known as the “Belarusian forest”, this […]
April 17th, 2019 – A Shalom House took place in the March of Life Villa in Caesarea for 14 Holocaust survivors from Or Akiva. Several volunteers from different nations – Switzerland, Germany, […]