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Tu B'Shevat: New Year for Trees, January 16

We celebrate Tu B'Shevat this week when the winter rains are done and new fruits begin to grow. We reconfirm our long-term partnership with the Jewish National Fund (JNF) and add trees to our own Hadassah Forest at the River Park Project in Be'ersheva.
See a letter from our JNF Chairs and plant a tree in Hadassah Forest.


Your Name in Israel: Bricks, Walls, Tiles

Leave your mark in Israel—your name in perpetuity—as you help save lives at Hadassah Medical Organization. Gifts start at $1,000.
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From Concept to Cure Mission

Hadassah Medical Organization and Hadassah's Nurses and Physician's professional councils will present a conference in Jerusalem November 2-6, 2014.
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Leaders of Tomorrow Award for Young Women: Deadline February 6

Hadassah and Young Judaea will recognize two extraordinary young female leaders, now in high school, and reward them with a life-changing four-week trip to Israel this summer.
Application deadline is February 6, 2014. Hurry.

Double Your Impact:

Now you can double your impact, and Hadassah's, when you make a gift of life membership to a friend or family member for just $212 (payment plan available.) And you will get a multi-generational Hadassah pin of your choice.
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"Hadassah women always make a place for themselves at the table among men... and change the world!"

Rebecca Rafelson
Brooklyn, NY
posted on Facebook-December 20, 2013
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Young Judaea Year Course: Apply Now

Register now for YJ's outstanding nine-month gap year (between high school and college) program in Israel. Year course will run from August 31, 2014-May 28, 2015.
Learn more and apply>>

David Project Campus Advocates Engage at Hadassah Medical Organization

ALS Stem Cell Trial Yielding Positive Findings

Hadassah Pediatricians Team Up with Philippine Embassy

A Visit to the Hospital with Historical Ties

Read more in hMedicine


Support Israel & Academic Freedom
Hadassah members, Associates, and supporters took action to combat boycotts of Israeli academic institutions! Stay informed about how to combat BDS (boycotts, divestment, and sanctions) and read the latest about the boycott debate at the recent Modern Language Association conference.


Hadassah/eBay Auction:
Stay Tuned

February is American Heart Month. Every Sunday through Thursday in February, Hadassah will auction valuable treasures—original artwork, jewelry, resort vacations and much, much more—to benefit HMO's Cardiology Department in Israel and Every Beat Counts: Hadassah's Heart Health Program™ in the U.S. Items will be listed through PayPal™ Giving Fund, eBay's charity partner website.

Bernice S. Tannenbaum Prize
The Hadassah Foundation is accepting applications for this year's Bernice S. Tannenbaum Prize until noon on February 7, 2014. The award recognizes innovative contributions to advance the status of women and girls in Israel and the United States. It will be presented at a ceremony in New York City on June 10, 2014. Learn more about the Prize and how to apply.

Benefit Dinner in Chicago Raises $300,000 for Women's Heart Health

The campaign strongly encourages women to begin to watch for signs that something may be wrong as many women may not realize the symptoms of a heart attack are different for them versus their male counterparts – and that every delay in treatment decreases their chances of survival.

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