Brigadier General Gal Hirsch, who commanded the IDF’s 91st Division, a central participant in the Second Lebanon War, has recently decided to help Meir Panim – Power of Giving.
Synagogue of the Suburban Torah Center of Livingston, N. J. raises $31,000 to help establish the Meir Panim Kiryat Gat mega food center to support food distribution in the Negev region.
New York, New York – It was a night of elegance and classical music warmed by classic American Jewish philanthropy.
During his recent trip to Israel to shoot a new film, the famous actor, TV host and entertainer Aki Avni from L.A. took time out to visit the Meir Panim restaurant in Kiryat Gat, as well as the children in the Kiryat Gat and Kiryat Malachi youth clubs.
Over 1,630,000 million Israelis live below the poverty line, according to an annual Poverty Report. The report, published Thursday by Israel’s National Insurance Institute (NII), showed that 404,000 families lived below the poverty line during the second half of 2005 and the first half of 2006.