Tag: Or Akiva

Happy 88, Rosa!

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 special holiday packages and extra funds at times. Today, Rosa from Or Akiva received beautiful flowers […]

Fruitful Partnership

November 14th, 2019 – Helping Hand Coalition for Israel (עמותת יד לעזרה ישראל) and GAiN Germany are long-time partners. This partnership bears much fruit, and one of the expression is GAiN Sponsorship Program that supports hundreds of Holocaust survivors in Israel. This month two sponsors from Germany came […]

Celebrating Jewish New Year

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 all over Israel and people come together to celebrate. Many Holocaust survivors are alone for the […]

Getting to Know You – Dental Treatment Project – Shalom House July 24th

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.

Distributing Grocery Cards from North to South

May 24th, 2019 – Several times a year Helping Hand Coalition for Israel (עמותת יד לעזרה ישראל) goes to many cities and towns from the north to the south of Israel, distributing hundreds of grocery cards to the Holocaust survivors. The cards are provided by GAiN Sponsorship Program, […]