Overview

Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc. (HWZOA), is the largest Jewish women’s organization in the United States. With nearly 300,000 members, Associates, and supporters, Hadassah brings women together to effect change and advocate on such critical issues as ensuring the security of Israel, combating antisemitism, and promoting women’s health. Through the Hadassah Medical Organization's (HMO) two hospitals in Jerusalem, Hadassah delivers exemplary patient care to over a million people every year and supports world-renowned medical research. HMO serves without regard to race, religion, or nationality and earned a Nobel Peace Prize Nomination in 2005 for building “bridges to peace.” Additionally, Hadassah supports several Youth Aliyah villages that set at-risk children in Israel on the path to a successful future.

Media Relations Contacts

Hadassah’s Media Relations team is here to help you. Please reach out to us at any time at publicrelations@hadassah.org, 212-303-8140.

Press Releases

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Additional Resources

Hadassah’s Media Relations team has a wealth of resources for you to explore, from video content we’ve produced to stories we’ve written about the work Hadassah is doing in Israel and in the US. We also invite you to listen to our podcasts, Hadassah On Call: New Frontiers in Medicine, in which US-based journalist Benyamin Cohen takes listeners behind the scenes at Hadassah’s hospitals, and The Branch, in which Israel-based journalist Dina Kraft shares stories of Jews and Arabs in Israel creating a shared society, one relationship at a time. And don’t forget to check out the In the News web page to see the latest coverage Hadassah has received from media around the world. You can find all these resources by clicking on the links below. For more information, please reach out to us at any time at publicrelations@hadassah.org, 212-303-8140.

Hadassah Schedules Mission to Argentina to Share Its COVID-19 Expertise

Hadassah Announces Yom Yerushalayim Celebration Honoring the Reunification of Its Two Hospitals

Bipartisan House Resolution Affirms Congressional Commitment to Address Issues Related to Infertility

Hadassah Announces New Executive Committee Members

Two veteran Hadassah volunteer leaders are the newest members of the Executive Committee of Hadassah’s National Board. Shelley Kaplan, a 32-year Hadassah member, is the new Vice President and Michelle Hubertus, who has been a Hadassah member for 23 years, is the new Treasurer.

Hadassah Launches "Women of Vision" on TalkLine Radio

In a series of radio interviews conducted by Hadassah CEO Janice Weinman, the show will highlight women whose visionary leadership and innovative approaches to the challenges in their respective fields have resulted in noteworthy success for their organizations. The show will air on TalkLine with Zev Brenner, the flagship program of TalkLine Network, America's leading Jewish broadcasting network.

Global Benefit Raises Over $2,000,000 For Hadassah Hospitals