Monthly Archives: March 2022

The Humane Logistics of Humanitarian Aid

My name is Yossi Kletzky and I was one of the first team members to be sent to the Ukrainian border in Moldova together with United Hatzalah’s humanitarian aid and medical aid mission. When the call went out on Thursday … Continue reading

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Chief Rabbi Lau Met United Hatzalah Volunteers in Moldova, Accompanies 150 Ukrainian Refugees to Israel

The Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel, Rabbi David Lau, arrived in the early hours of the morning on Thursday in Moldova, to pay a quick visit to United Hatzalah of Israel and see the organization’s humanitarian and medical aid for … Continue reading

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The Power of Jewish Women

Last Thursday, a unique incident occurred at the Palanca border crossing between Ukraine and Moldova. As part of United Hatzalah’s humanitarian mission in Moldova, a forward team of volunteers regularly head out to the Palanca border to assist refugees by … Continue reading

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IFCJ and United Hatzalah Inaugurate Israel’s First Fleet of Emergency Electric Bicycles

The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews in partnership with United Hatzalah has inaugurated the first emergency electric bicycle unit of its kind, which will enable more than 200 volunteer EMTs and paramedics to respond to medical emergencies in less … Continue reading

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My 64-Hour Mission Two Save Two Newborn Babies In War-Torn Ukraine

On Friday night, just before Shabbat (the sabbath), I received a phone call from my dear father-in-law Eli Beer, the President and Founder of United Hatzalah. He told me that there is a two-day-old baby whose mother is in Israel … Continue reading

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A Series of Broken Hearts – And Trying to Repair Them

On the first day of our mission, a mission so emotional and tragic, we were stationed in the Romanian airport of Iasi with the Ukrainian refugees who were flying to Israel and waiting to board their flights. My daughter Lynn, … Continue reading

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Meet Women Volunteers in Moldova on International Women’s Day

March 8th marks Women’s Day, a celebration of strong women throughout the world. This post is dedicated to United Hatzalah volunteers serving Operation Orange Wings and stationed in Moldova. Your friends in Israel are inspired by the dedication, passion, and … Continue reading

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The Responsibility Of Rescuing Ukrainian Refugees With Dignity and Humanity

By Sandra Wexler  Palanca Border Crossing – I arrived in Moldova on Thursday together with another 40 members of United Hatzalah of Israel’s humanitarian and medical relief mission. From the moment we arrived, we haven’t stopped working because we are … Continue reading

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Something Huge, something Historical

By: Daniel Katzenstein   A delegation of 55 medical professionals from United Hatzalah of Israel is currently here in Chisinau, Moldova. We are undertaking a humanitarian mission to assist Ukrainian refugees who are fleeing their country in order to stay … Continue reading

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From Dentistry School To Treating Ukrainian Refugees – My Life In Moldova – There and Back Again

My life in Moldova began a number of years ago when I went to school to become a dentist here at the Nicolae Testemitanu School for dentistry. I spent five years here, learning dentistry, learning the language, connecting with people … Continue reading

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