united hatzalah

IDF officer who nearly died 12 years ago reunites with his savior

The near-death experience stayed with Yaakov Bar-Yochai, who spent years searching for the volunteer who saved his life.

Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach
Grapevine: A flawed icon

We’re not certain about future access to the intriguing panel discussion that took place last Thursday headlined Reframing Carlebach.

United Hatzalah founder Eli Beer bounces back from COVID-19

When Eli Beer, founder and president of United Hatzalah, returned to Israel from Miami on April 21 following his recovery from COVID-19, he was given a hero’s welcome at Ben-Gurion Airport.

18/06/2020
United Hatzalah to stream free Jerusalem Day concert Thursday

The event, which marks the Hebrew date of the reunification of Israel’s capital in 1967, is the second major event that the organization has hosted via live stream in the month of May.

Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen performs
'Hallelujah' multilingual cover raises $1m. for Israeli first responders

“Saving Lives Sunday,” a virtual benefit to support the emergency response organization United Hatzalah of Israel in its fight against COVID-19, raised over $1 million.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
07/05/2020
Jay Leno speaks at the 1st Annual Los Angeles Gala for Friends of United Hatzalah.
Jay Leno hosts United Hatzalah fundraiser

It also featured a tribute to Eli Beer, United Hatzalah’s director, who recently overcame a serious bout of COVID-19.

Jay Leno to host event for United Hatzalah coronavirus fund

The event, a virtual telethon to help United Hatzalah in its fight against the coronavirus, will include the likes of Israeli mentalist Lior Suchard, singer Dudu Aharon and Amar’e Stoudemire.

United Hatzalah's Eli Beer after coronavirus: 'Sure I was not waking up'

Beer accused Litzman of preventing United Hatzalah from taking part in the country’s fight against coronavirus.

United Hatzalah's Eli Beer recovers from coronavirus, returning to Israel

"He’s been everywhere, and now it is time for him to come home to his small family and his huge family at United Hatzalah."

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