Dear Hadassah member,
Given the growing Gazan situation, Israel finds itself once again in a time of potential crisis and needs our dedicated support. We, at Hadassah, are doing everything we can in the United States, Israel and around the world to ensure that we continue to provide our mission driven support quickly, efficiently and effectively. Hadassah’s number one priority is to ensure the safety of Hadassah and HMO staff and patients, Youth Aliyah children, and Young Judaea staff and participants.
We have prepared a readiness plan which is designed to provide the support Israel needs. Here are some highlights of the plan.
HMO is prepared to:
Youth Aliyah is prepared to:
Young Judaea is prepared to:
HWZOA is prepared to:
Although we do not expect anything to happen in Jerusalem, in the event that this should change, our expert and one of the world-renowned leaders in emergency preparedness, Prof. Avi Rivkind has started checking and preparing for any eventuality. Under his initiative, HMO opened the first Trauma Unit and trained generations of physicians and nurses, throughout Israel and the world for preparedness for treatment of casualties in unconventional warfare.
Clearly during times of crisis, fast and accurate communication is essential. We will make use of all of our various platforms to communicate with you, our members, associates and donors even on Shabbat or Yom Tov. With your continued support, Hadassah is able to continue to be a leader in emergency preparedness and to deliver on our mission – simply by doing everything we can to support Israel.
If your have any questions, please feel free to contact me.
Thank you and Shalom,
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