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Surviving Terror in Brussels

Original source: Article published in The Jerusalem Post – by Steve Linde

Chaim Winternitz and Menachem Farkash stand outside the OneFamily office in Jerusalem. Photo Credit: Marc Israel Sellem

On the morning of March 22, Chaim Winternitz, 28, and his brother-in-law, Menachem (Mendy) Farkash, 24, were at the Brussels Airport in Zaventem when they felt a huge explosion.

Sitting in the OneFamily office in Jerusalem, Winternitz recounts what happened. “I said to him in Yiddish, ‘Mendy, was that a bomb?’ He said yes. So we started to run away. I ran pushing my cart of suitcases, but he left his cases [...]

November 24th, 2016|Press Room|Comments Off on Surviving Terror in Brussels|
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    OneFamily Commemorates Terror Victims and Families of Jewish Year 5776

OneFamily Commemorates Terror Victims and Families of Jewish Year 5776

Original source: Article published in The Jewish Press – by Hana Levi Julian

The OneFamily support organization lists the lives lost to terror since Rosh Hashana 2015.

A young Jewish boy is being evacuated at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center in Jerusalem after attack near Otniel in the southern Hebron Hills. Photo Credit: Hadas Parush / Flash 90

OneFamily organization, the supporters of thousands of families hurt and bereaved in terror attacks, published on the eve of the Jewish New Year (Sunday, Oct. 2) the list of this past year’s victims of the various terror attacks during the Jewish year, 5776.

The organization [...]

October 19th, 2016|Press Room|Comments Off on OneFamily Commemorates Terror Victims and Families of Jewish Year 5776|

Miraculously, the Knife Wrapped Around my Spinal Cord

Original source: Article published in Arutz Sheva – by Benny Toker

Mother of 8 who was seriously wounded in stabbing attack speaks to Arutz Sheva about her ongoing difficulties and gratitude.

Scene of the attack in which Nirit was wounded. Photo Credit: Eliran Aharon

Nirit Zamorah, mother of eight and resident of Beit Haggai in Har Hevron, was seriously wounded in a stabbing attack nine months ago in the entrance to a supermarket in Gush Etzyon.

Nirit survived miraculously, but now she’s dealing with the physical difficulties her injury brought on.

“When I got to the hospital and they did a CT scan, [...]

August 3rd, 2016|Press Room|Comments Off on Miraculously, the Knife Wrapped Around my Spinal Cord|
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    Victims of Terrorism Have a Much Needed Vacation in Tiberias

Victims of Terrorism Have a Much Needed Vacation in Tiberias

Original source: Article published in The Jerusalem Post – by Eliyahu Kamisher

‘We want to bring them back to the people that they were before the attack.’

A Group of terrorism victims and their families pose for a photo at a three-day retreat this week in Tiberias organized for them by the NGO OneFamily.. Photo Credit: Sarah Levin/OneFamily

The hotel was beautiful, I was able to rest, and clear my head,” said Avi Avitan who was injured in February after a terrorist attack at a Rami Levy supermarket.

Israeli victims of terrorist attacks and their families gathered this week at the Leonardo [...]

August 3rd, 2016|Press Room|Comments Off on Victims of Terrorism Have a Much Needed Vacation in Tiberias|