More than 15,000 survivors of the Holocaust received assistance from Helping Hand Coalition Israel, a nonprofit organization, that raised millions of shekels, this year!
Six years ago, The Dental Treatment Project was born and focuses on bringing dental aid to survivors in need. Partnering with Jewish Voice International, an organization stationed in Arizona, USA, Helping Hand Coalition has helped hundreds of survivors receive financial assistance for major dental work! On July 24th, HHC hosted a concert event for Holocaust survivors living in Or Akiva who participated in the Dental Treatment Project, so they could meet and get to know those involved in creating the project on a deeper level. It was a joyous afternoon, full of smiles and new friendships.
June 20th, 2018 – A single mother of 4 from Ashdod, Rachel A., is struggling financially and facing many hardships, among them various health issues such as mouth and teeth infections that had become very severe. It had gotten so bad that she was in desperate need for […]
March 13th, 2018 – Elderly people have many needs, both physical and emotional. Their inability to take care of many of those needs for various reasons leaves them feeling lonely and forsaken. As their health declines, dental issues often become a major area of concern. Helping Hand Coalition […]
While International Holocaust Remembrance day is held on Jan. 27 on the 1945 liberation date of the German death camp Auschwitz, the special Holocaust Remembrance day in Israel is based on an earlier event — the Warsaw Ghetto uprising of 1943 in neighboring Poland. Its full name is Holocaust […]
One-fourth of Israeli Holocaust survivors are poor, foundation says 87 percent of Holocaust survivors who request financial aid live on less than NIS 5,000 a month, while 58 percent live on NIS 3,000 or less; separate survey shows 57 percent of Israeli teens believe ‘the whole world is against […]