Are you a Hadassah Lady?

2 Jul

An interesting post from a fellow blogger.

Walking Humbly. Seeking Justice. Living with Hope.

This year the Jewish organization of Hadassah turns 100!  It was founded by Henrietta Szold in 1912! And its work is dedicated to Israel, Jewish life in North America and Zionism.  It is the largest women’s organization and largest volunteer organization!

Hadassah does such great work. They support Israel in important ways.  Of course one of their centerpieces is the magnificent Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem. This is an amazing hospital (I know as I have been a patient in that hospital!)  They treat everyone Jew and Arab and Christian.  Rich and poor.  It is a major trauma center and teaching hospital.  They do extraordinary research there.  Not to mention the fabulous and beautiful Chagall windows that grace the chapel there.

They support a vision of young Zionism and dedication to the land of Israel through their youth movement-Young Judea.  And they support Jewish summer camping and provide year…

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