May 14th, 2020 – In advance of the Jewish celebration of Shavuot (Pentecost), dozens of Survivors of the Holocaust living in Rishon LeZion, Ofakim, Beersheva, Sderot, Ashdod and Rehovot received financial support […]
April 13th, 2020 – On the eve of the Passover feast, Rishon LeZion Ghetto survivors got gift grocery cards for shopping in these difficult times. Together with local coordinator, family members, home […]
April 1st, 2020 – In such difficult & challenging times, in accordance to the government strict regulations of quarantine and multiple limits on going outside and moving from place to place, Helping […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
January 7th, 2020 – GAiN Sponsorship Program continues to bless in such personal ways so many Survivors of the Holocaust on a regular basis. On top of financial support, many elderly get […]
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!
December 23rd, 2019 – Thanks to GAiN Germany, Ofakim WWII Refugees organization received walkers for their people. The elderly were very grateful for the donation. Earlier in the month, staff and volunteers […]
December 20th, 2019 – During two weeks before the Hanukkah celebration, thousands of youths, underprivileged families and individuals received amazing brand new Adidas/Reebok/Under Armor sportswear clothing and shoes, NATIONWIDE. The joy the […]
December 18th, 2019 – Wolf Galperin who saved over 130 children while being in the WWII German concentration camps (he also is a camp survivor), was so happy to receive a walker […]
Maariv: Food, Clothing, and More Were Distributed to Thousands of Survivors and Their Families for Hanukkah
With Hanukkah approaching, thousands of survivors of the Holocaust and their families were given a variety of products, sneakers, slips, food baskets, handicapped chairs, diapers and more, on the initiative of the Israeli organization, Helping Hand Coalition. At the same time, Singaporean tourists hosted survivors in Jerusalem this week, donating and celebrating life with them.