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December 25th, 2006

Jewish Federation of Somerset Reaches Goal Of Financing Refrigerated Truck For Meir Panim!

The luncheon, which honored the community’s Lions of Judah, was the culmination of a successful community-wide campaign involving the corporate and business community, the children of many of the area synagogue's religious schools, sisterhoods, and individual donations.

Michael Fromm, chairman of the board of the American Friends of Meir Panim, represented the organization. Michael stumbled upon Meir Panim in Jerusalem five years ago when he was leading a mission to Israel and br...
December 24th, 2006

Spreading The Word In Hong Kong

The gathering, which was held in a cordial atmosphere, provided the guests with a unique opportunity to ask how they could get directly involved in contributing to Meir Panim’s various outreach programs in Israel. Meir Panim is proud to welcome the members of the Hong Kong Jewish community into our family and looking forward to working with them on a variety of projects.
December 16th, 2006

Zusman Family Dedicates “Relief Center” For Underprivileged Israeli Families

The new center, which is known as “Beit Zusman”, was dedicated in memory of their parents Rev. Louis & Mrs. Frieda Zusman and Berthold & Jenny Rothschild. The Zusman’s who are renowned for their philanthropic endeavors in Israel, were emotionally touched by the outpouring of warmth from the local community.

“Beit Zusman” has become the focal point for hundreds of underprivileged families in Kiryat Gat. The facility operates an upscale soup kitchen where hungry adults and childre...
November 30th, 2006

Meir Panim and Be’er Sova in Beersheba

Be’er Sove’a works to feed the needy population in the Negev region, catering mainly to the elderly and children who live in substandard conditions and who cannot afford meals.

This special partnership was formed thanks to the energetic efforts of Ron Harush, director of the Meir Panim operations unit, Yitzchak Brokovitz, deputy manager of Meir Panim, and Hila Pitel, director of Be’er Sove’a. This project was made possible by utilizing the fancy dining hall located in the pedestr...