SHEKEL's "living in the community" apartment residents in Ramat Gan, initiated and organized an evening of "Remembrance at Home" to commemorate Remembrance Day for the Holocaust and Heroism.
Enjoying the best of both worlds is always the best option, and SHEKEL's vocational rehabilitation team in Jerusalem proved this beyond doubt when Jewish and Moslem team members celebrated both religious festivals together, at a delicious and spirited festive meal, complete with a great barbeque!
On the fourth light of Hanukah, SHEKEL and ‘HaMetzion – Chain of Second Hand Stores’, launched a new collection center at the underground parking lot of Modi’in’s Azrieli mall, intended as a drop off point for donations of clothing, household goods, jewelry, books and toys.
At the "Tzavta" Eddie Shore kindergarten complex, located in Jerusalem's Gonenim neighborhood, SHEKEL gives tens of 3-6 year-old kids with special needs the opportunity to enjoy an extended kindergarten day as an integral part of Jerusalem's general kindergarten community.
A fascinating day-tour, highlighting some of SHEKEL’s exceptional initiatives and programs, was undertaken by SHEKEL president, Ms. Lihi Lapid, together with chairman, Haim Ariel, and various board members. Led by SHEKEL CEO, Clara Feldman, the tour focused on SHEKEL’s Jerusalem-based programs.