From the Field – Debre Birhan, Ethiopia 2018

March 21, 2018

We’re in Debre Birhan, Ethiopia, this week providing no-cost medical, dental and eye care to Jewish people and their neighbors. A team of Jewish Voice staff along with medical and non-medical Outreach Partners have converged from around the world to bring this humanitarian aid to people who otherwise could not afford the treatment they need. We are also teaching water and sanitation classes to help prevent the spread of disease along with distributing personal water filtration devices – LifeS...

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Holocaust Survivors Receive Eye Care

October 26, 2017

We traveled around Israel for a week and treated patients in various cities throughout the country. This was Jewish Voice’s second time this year handling an Eye Clinic (the first one was in July). Eye exams were carried out and glasses were distributed to 421 Holocaust survivors. Roughly 35% of the patients we treated were prescribed glasses which will be made for them in the US and mailed in the near future. Each patient received from the Eye Clinic: One pair of glasses, a cloth glass...

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