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Victory Day - 70 Years!

21/05/2015 - 3 Sivan 5775

Chamah Commemorates Victory Day

03/05/2015 - 14 Iyar 5775

WWII Veterans celebrated Victory Day this month of May marking 70 years of Russia's victory over the cruel Nazi regime. Representatives of the JDC, government officials and hundreds of Veterans and their families gathered at Chamah Centers. They enjoyed the festive meals, songs and choir, gifts and of the warm atmosphere which permeated the events.

Chamah Center for Child Development

06/05/2015 - 17 Iyar 5775

Pesach Programs

03/05/2015 - 14 Iyar 5775

Chamah in Russia and Israel distributed thousands of Pesach packages to the elderly, needy, lone soldiers and children from deprived families. Chamah held Pesach Seders at its campus and institutions. The elderly found the Pesach Seder service meaningful and the children were captivated by its customs.

Weekend to Remember 2015

19/04/2015 - 30 Nissan 5775

Weekend to Remember XI

16/03/2015 - 25 Adar 5775

For the 6th consecutive year, Chamah International and LYO organized the National Russian Shabbaton for over 1,000 participants from the Russian American Jewish community in Stamford, Connecticut at the newly renovated luxurious Crowne Plaza Stamford.

Handicraft Exhibition

09/02/2015 - 20 Shvat 5775

A beautiful exhibition was held at the WWII Veterans and Senior's Club at Chamah Kiryat Malachi. On display were items handcrafted by members of the club. Works of art included embroidery, handmade clothing from diverse cultures, woodwork, sea-shell designs, paintings and more. Visitors were invited to write notes in the guest book which quickly filled up with inscriptions of appreciation and encouragement.

Meals on Wheels

29/01/2015 - 9 Shvat 5775

New Vehicle for Handicapped Children

27/01/2015 - 7 Shvat 5775

A new vehicle was purchased for transporting handicapped children to the Chamah Center for Child Development.

Nourishment Programs in Moscow Intensify

26/01/2015 - 6 Shvat 5775

With the Ruble crisis hitting Russia, Chamah is intensifying its nourishment programs for the elderly and needy. The "Meals and Wheels" project and Soup Kitchen are providing hot and nutritious meals on a much larger scale- reaching out to more and more people in need.

Baruch's Visit to Moscow

25/01/2015 - 5 Shvat 5775

I Just recently returned from a trip to Moscow, and would like to share with you the situation. Pictures Inside

27th Annual Chamah Gala Dinner

16/11/2014 - 23 Cheshvan 5775

On November 3rd friends came to show their support for the vital humanitarian work Chamah is doing around the world as well as to honor the supporters who are making our important work possible. Thank you for coming and showing your support.

27th Annual Gala Dinner and Concert

20/10/2014 - 26 Tishrei 5775

Chamah cordially invites you to attend its annual Dinner and Concert which will take place on the 3rd of November, 2014 at the Edison Ballroom located at 240 Est 47th St., New York, NY

Shana Tovah!

07/10/2014 - 13 Tishrei 5775

Operation Protective Edge

16/07/2014 - 18 Tammuz 5774

As Hamas targeted Tel-Aviv, Haifa, Beersheba, and many other cities in Israel, The Israeli army has embarked on Operation Protective Edge to stop the terrorists from continuing to fire on Israel. Chamah headquarters located in Kiryat Malachi, is in close proximity to Gaza, and constantly under rocket attacks. Thank G-d there have been no human casualties, but everyone must constantly run to the shelters, take refuge under stairwells in buildings, or wherever they can. This is just terrifying, especially for the children. We are delivering groceries, medications, and other vital supplies. For those seeking more safety, we are moving families from the south to communities in the north, where it has been safer. Just days after our summer camps opened, the IDF forced us to close until further notice. Without hesitation, our colleagues promptly organized groups courageous young people to visit the shelters and the homebound.

Blind Can Dance Too!

10/06/2014 - 12 Sivan 5774

Blind children at the CCCD are able to dance and enjoy music! Dance classes are conducted by a professional choreographer specializing in this field.

End of Year Party at Gan Chamah

10/06/2014 - 12 Sivan 5774

Parents and children enjoyed end of the year celebration at Gan Chamah. Children displayed their talents through a lovely concert and exhibition of drawings. Seven of our young artists from ages 5 to 15 won first place at the prestigious Moscow competition named after Nadya Rusheva. Gifts of books and play-things were given to all the children.

Lag B'omer Celebration

20/05/2014 - 20 Iyar 5774

Lag Ba'Omer celebrations were enjoyed by all ages at the Chamah Center in Moscow.

9th of May Celebration for WWII Veterans in Kiryat Malachi

20/05/2014 - 20 Iyar 5774

Proudly adorning their awards, the WWII Veterans gathered together with their families for the festive occasion of the 9th of May, arranged by and held at Chamah. The Veterans sat down to a lovely dinner sharing stories of courage, faith and inspiration, all the while remembering and saluting their fellow comrades and loved ones.

9th of May, Victory Day Celebration at Chamah Moscow

08/05/2014 - 8 Iyar 5774

Although the weather was rainy and cool temperatures, several hundred Veterans and their families attended the 9th of May, Victory Day Celebration arranged by and held at Chamah Moscow. This day marks Germany’s surrender to the Soviet Union in 1945. Many prominent figures greeted the audience including; Mr. Navitzki - Deputy of DUMA, General Major Gregory Kroshner, Natalya Ulyanova - Member of Limited Advisory Board to President of Russia, Chief Rabbi A. Shayevitz, Mr. A. Nadan - Director of JDC in Russia and Dr. Greta Elinson, President of Chamah, Moscow. The ceremony began with a moment of silence commemorating fallen victims to which afterwards the orchestra's performed national and traditional songs and children sang their repertoire. Proudly adorning their medals, Veterans sang along wistfully. Also lending to the nostalgic atmosphere was the army field kitchen that was brought in for this particular day. Guests enjoyed a festive meal and special gifts were given out. IFCJ graciously helped in sponsoring this event.

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