“Last January was a very busy month for my husband, Dudi. He is manager of a software company, a job that keeps him busy every moment. He didn’t feel well, as if he had a lingering flu, but he simply didn’t have time to be sick. When the workload abated a bit, he took two days vacation, but he still didn’t feel any better. Continue reading Watching Them Grow Up
In December 2013 Ezer Mizion’s Bone Marrow Donor Registry facilitated 23 lifesaving transplants!
11 of these transplants were sponsored by personalized Donor Pools as reported below. Pix show donors giving stem cells.
In a special, personal column, Hadas Rosental, mother of 3-year old Moriah, speaks about her everyday struggle with cancer in the oncology ward of the Schneider Hospital in PetachTikvah, about the challenges and the new life routine.
We’re starting the chemotherapy. What, now? Yes, yes, now. But we just got to the ward, and just did a biopsy, and she’s still weak. Continue reading Chemo Kills but…
by Mati Cyber and Yaron Kellner
It was a very moving encounter: There, on the line-up square of the Chatzerim Military Base stood a young officer who just got his Air Force wings. Up in the audience sat the man whose life was saved, thanks to a bone marrow donation he received from the young pilot. Continue reading Wings of Sensitivity
Neri is a platoon commander. He watches over the lives of his men every day but this is the first time he has been instrumental in saving the life of a one-year-old. The baby had one chance to live-a bone marrow transplant. And Neri was a perfect DNA match. Neri is one of over 500 IDF soldiers who have saved lives not with guns but by donating their bone marrow so another Jew, somewhere in the world, can live.
In October 2013 Ezer Mizion’s Bone Marrow Donor Registry facilitated twenty one lifesaving transplants!
Twelve of these transplants were sponsored by personalized Donor Pools as reported below. Continue reading Because of You!
Rabbi Ephraim and Valerie Mirvis with Ezer Mizion’s Ofra Konikoff Photo: John Rifkin
By Charlotte Oliver, October 28, 2013 TheJC.com
Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis spoke at the Ezer Mizion gala dinner about the “remarkable examples of chesed” he experienced while visiting his late daughter in hospital.
Addressing a room of 250 at the Marriot Hotel in Grosvenor Square people Rabbi Mirvis said: “I’m standing here before you because our daughter Liora asked me to do whatever I can for the sake of Ezer Mizion. Continue reading The JC.com: Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis Speaks
In September 2013 Ezer Mizion’s Bone Marrow Donor Registry facilitated seventeen lifesaving transplants!
Ten of these transplants were sponsored by personalized Donor Pools as reported below. Continue reading Because of You!
Hamodia, Israel – September 2013 Section 2
The Chessed Doers
Sharing the Burden
A glimpse at Ezer Mizion’s world of chessed. Volunteering with all their heart, with dedication and consistence
Serious illnesses, trying situations — There are those who immediately step forward, the minute they hear about such things * They are called Ezer Mizion and anything connected to illness and coping with it is their department * Ezer Mizion is the address for patients and their families * They stretch out a hand, ease the pain, calm the fears, and provide assistance, enveloping everyone coping with medical challenge in a soft blanket of ahavat Yisrael * Avinu malkeinu, our Father, our King, send a full recovery to the ill of your people!
By S. Yaakovson
Thousands of people, each one with his own story. Each individual is a world in himself, each family — a complex system that enters a difficult and painful period. Continue reading A Reprint from Hamodia, Israel
The year 5773 draws to a close, and as is customary in companies and organizations at the end of the year, Ezer Mizion sums up everything that was done in all its divisions and prays for a better year in all respects.
At Ezer Mizion, the year 5773 was characterized by significant expansion in all areas of help and assistance under the organization’s command. All this is thanks to Ezer Mizion’s dear partners, who gave the organization the ability and the strength to press forward in their work.
Ezer Mizion is now entering the thirty-fourth year of its activities. Continue reading Partnership 5773: Yated Israel September 2013