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Petting Zoo

For Neve Hanna children, this is much more than a place where they can watch, feed and pet the animals.  It is the place where they have animal-assisted therapy. During therapy, animal-assisted therapists watch children interact with the animals and interpret their behavioral patterns. Through the interaction between the animal and the child a vast… Continue reading Petting Zoo

Changing Children’s Lives through Music Education

Sunday, April 29, 2018, members and supporters of American Friends of Neve Hanna gathered together at Abigael's in New York in love and support of the Neve Hanna Children's Home. The evening's mission was to raise funds and bring awareness to the new Music Education program at Neve Hanna.  In lieu of our staff member,… Continue reading Changing Children’s Lives through Music Education

Janet and Irwin Tobin Honored

Janet and Irwin Honored

January 31, 2018, Tel Aviv - Janet and Irwin Tobin were included among other esteemed honorees at the 40th Anniversary of the Masorti Movement. Janet and Irwin were recognized for their dedication and contributions through their work at American Friends of Neve Hanna supporting the spiritual, emotional and physical well-being, sponsoring the Jewish learning B’nei Mitzvah program, fostering Neve Hanna's connection… Continue reading Janet and Irwin Honored

Changing Children’s Lives Through Music Education

American Friends of Neve Hanna is Changing Children's Lives Through Music Education!  But we need your help!  The children need your help! We are holding a fundraiser on Sunday, April 29th!  The evening's mission is to raise funding and awareness for the new Music Therapy Education Program at the Neve Hanna Children's Home in Kiryat Gat, Israel! On behalf of the children at Neve Hanna, thank you… Continue reading Changing Children’s Lives Through Music Education

Giving Tuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving back. On the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, you'll have the chance to join people around the world and support a cause close to your heart. We sincerely hope that American Friends of Neve Hanna is one of your favorite ways to support Israel because the children of Neve Hanna are the future of Israel.  They come from every sector of the country, from every community. And they have a lot to offer. BUT...they need you to help them… Continue reading Giving Tuesday

Tour Israel June 2018

The children of Neve Hanna are the future of Israel!  Another way to show your support for our children is to Tour Israel May 30 through June 12, 2018 with the American Friends of Neve Hanna! We're celebrating both the Neve Hanna Childrens Home and 70 Years of the State Of Israel!   We're very excited to being a part of the B'nai Mitzvahs of our children at the Kotel!   Highlights include: Neve Hanna… Continue reading Tour Israel June 2018