Tag Archives: Pesach

More Than 500 Seniors Living Alone Receive Gift Packages For Pesach As Part of National Drive To Care For The Elderly Ahead of the Holiday

During the past week, more than 500 senior citizens who live by themselves, received gift packages containing matzah and wine for the Pesach seder, as well as a special holiday blessing. The country-wide initiative is part of a national drive … Continue reading

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Getting A New Chance At Life, Just Before Pesach

On Thursday morning, just after 9:00 a.m., a man in his 70s was eating breakfast at his home on Herzl Street in Rosh Ha’ayin when he suddenly choked on a piece of orange. His caretaker saw what had happened and … Continue reading

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New Pesach Haggadah Just Released from United Hatzalah Chairman Mark Gerson

We are delighted to announce that Mark Gerson, our great friend and the co-founder and Chairman of United Hatzalah,  has just published a book on the Haggadah: The Telling: How Judaism’s Essential Book Reveals the Meaning of Life.  This book, … Continue reading

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Muslim Helps Charedi Woman Suffering From Corona Light Candles On Erev Chag

A 90-year-old Charedi woman from Bnei Brak was diagnosed with Covid-19 Coronavirus just before the last day of Pesach. On Tuesday afternoon she was brought to the hotel in Tel Aviv set aside for those diagnosed with Corona and remained … Continue reading

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Following Anti-Semitic Attack, Volunteer First Responder Donates Medical Kit To Nairobi Chabad House

Following the anti-Semitic robbery that targeted the Chabad House in Nairobi, Kenya, over Chol Hamoed Pesach, a United Hatzalah volunteer donated a fully-equipped medical kit to the Chabad House. According to the volunteer, who wished to remain anonymous, his reason … Continue reading

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Making Sure Israel’s Elderly Have a Happy Passover

As Passover preparations are moving full speed ahead, United Hatzalah’s Ten Kavod volunteers are working to make the lives of Israel’s elderly that much better this holiday season. In addition to the weekly visits and free medical checkups that Ten … Continue reading

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Safety and Health Tips for Pesach From United Hatzalah

As Passover cleaning has already begun in many houses across Israel, United Hatzalah is taking the opportunity to send out a public service announcement with health and safety tips regarding the holiday covering everything from cleaning to hiking. As in … Continue reading

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The children of United Hatzalah sing Ma Nishtana

The children of United Hatzalah Israel sing Ma Nishtana as a tribute to the 20,000 children treated by United Hatzalah medics this past year.

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United Hatzalah EMS personnel volunteer to bake matzot with children struggling with cancer and give them a pre-pesach break

“It was fun to bake the matzot. We will eat them at the seder night. I wish everyone a happy and healthy holiday.” Continue reading

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