The Fellowship’s Yael Eckstein is currently in Ukraine delivering food packages and winter heating assistance to our Operation Winter Warmth recipients. One of those recipients is Frida, a widow and Holocaust survivor who still remembers the bloody atrocities she witnessed as a child.
Fellowship Bridge Blog - Crisis and need
Fellowship Bridge Blog
The Fellowship Hotline was able to pair an elderly Holocaust survivor who turned to the Hotline for assistance in paying his electricity bill with a citizen who wanted to do a good deed and donate to Holocaust survivors.
Fellowship Hotline operators receive phone calls from some of the most desperately needy in Israel on a daily basis. Many of these callers have psychological, physical, and financial needs. One caller, 67-year-old Ori, called in October 2016 asking for help with home repairs and for emotional support for his desperate situation.
Next week, The Fellowship’s Yael Eckstein is traveling to Ukraine to visit some of our Operation Winter Warmth recipients and to help distribute blankets, firewood, and food packages.
Shulamit is a 92 year-old beneficiary of The Fellowship’s With Dignity and Fellowship program, which provides food, medicine, and companionship to impoverished elderly in Israel. After a life of volunteering to help others, she now gratefully receives our help -- and wrote a moving thank-you letter to express her appreciation.