Neve Hanna Children’s Home, in Kiryat Gat, Israel, provides a loving home for at-risk children from dysfunctional families. In 2009, with the initiative of a staff member, a group gathered, to begin a Teenage “Good Deeds” Youth Welfare Club where the children could be actively involved and engaged in Tikkun Olam, a Jewish way of… Continue reading Streetlight: Children spreading light throughout the community
KIRYAT GAT, ISRAEL, September 2019 - As part of the Rosh HaShana Mitzvah, members of AEPi, AFNH patrons, Heddy Belman and husband, Michael, together with the staff and young leadership at Neve Hanna Children's Home, participated in the SACHI Program. Together they helped make a difference for dozens of needy families. As part of the… Continue reading Neve Hanna, AEPi and SACHI making a difference in the community!
When Cameron Fields was given the opportunity to intern this summer at American Friends of Neve Hanna (AFNH), as our Young Leadership Chair, she practically jumped at the offer. Giving these children, from disadvantaged homes, a stable home where they are loved, given proper nutrition, work experience and lifelong friendships is something truly special. Having… Continue reading Cameron Fields, Young Leadership Chair
Young Leadership Doing Good Deeds For Others
American Friends of Neve Hanna is happy to announce that Rabbi Liron Levy and the scribe will begin holding workshops prior to Rosh Hashana. There will be a symbolic ceremony, with all the children and staff, to begin the writing of the Torah. The next series of workshops will be titled Torah and Me...searching for… Continue reading Torah and Me…searching for a personal meaning