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Competition “Come on, girls!”

On December 5 it was celebrated the International Volunteer Day. Our Hesed commended our volunteers in an unusual form – it was held a joint competition “Come on, girls!” for …

Volunteers’ Meeting

On February 11, there was held a meeting of Odessa Volunteer Community at the Jewish Youth Center Hillel Odessa, where the children met the new coordinator Ira Kolesnikova and shared …

«Happy Life»

On February 23, the League of Jewish Volunteers held a meeting timed to the Purim holiday. This meeting was organized for our friends with special needs, where the volunteers of …

Visiting a warm home

  Volunteers of the Odessa Volunteer Community has recently visited a warm house – a place where wards of Charitable Foundation ” Hesed Shaarey Zion “, Odessa, meet each other. …

“The Book of Odessa-Jewish Recipes”

  On February 13, we met again on the project “The Book of Odessa-Jewish Recipes.” In a short time, volunteers and wards missed each other, so they were happy to …

“Lion Saturday”

  The “Lion Saturday” project from the “League of Jewish Volunteering” does everything possible with the purpose of studying and observing Jewish traditions, in order not to lose them through …

“School of Volunteers”. Lecture “What is Dementia? Part 2”

  On February 18, there was held the second and final part of the lectures “What is Dementia?” and it was the last meeting about this problem within the framework …

«Feel Life»

  On February 19, we met the students at the creative lesson of the «Feel Life» project. In the beginning, the volunteers gave participants sheets of paper, on which were …

the “Life without gadgets” project

On February 21, there was held a meeting with the participants of the “Life without gadgets” project. At the beginning of the event, Alena Sverdlova, a psychologist, told the children …

Petting Zoo “MAKKI-PAKKI”

We practice visiting various places in Odessa to enhance the cultural development of children at risk, with special needs and from large and low-income families. It is important for their …

Not Alone

Project purpose: The project is focused on the communication with over-65 wards of “Hesed”, understanding of their importance in our life, provision of assistance to them in obtaining the new …

Make a Gift of Joy

Target audience: Groups from 10 to 30 people from 5 up to 14 years old On October, 9 a regular meeting of the “Make a Gift of Joy” project which …

Make a Gift of Joy

Target audience: Groups from 10 to 30 people from 5 up to 14 years old On October, 9 a regular meeting of the “Make a Gift of Joy” project which …

English Speaking Club

Project purpose: English language teaching of children from risk group, children with special needs and children from needy and large families Target audience: groups from 10 to 30 people from …

Make a Gift of Joy

Target audience: Groups from 10 to 30 people from 5 up to 14 years old On October, 9 a regular meeting of the “Make a Gift of Joy” project which …

Odessa Jewish Recipes Book

Project purpose: Communication with elderly people regarding the Jewish traditions and Odessa cuisine as a way of prevention of their loneliness. Studying of recipes of the Jewish dishes and features …

«Happy Life»

Project purpose: Implementation of leisure-time activities and social adaptation of people of the age 18+ with limited health capacities Target audience: Groups of 10-15 people from 16 up to 40 …

“iTale” within the “Make a Gift of Joy” project

Project purpose: To help children to develop their imagination and fancy by means of games and creative techniques Target audience: Groups of 10-15 people from 16 up to 25 years …

PRESERVE THE HISTORY PROJECT RUN BY THE LEAGUE OF JEWISH VOLUNTEERS (LION LEAGUE)

The purpose of the project called Preserve the History  is to build ties and ensure communication between generations, to spread information about the tragedy of the Holocaust among youth, to …

VOLUNTEER SCHOOL PROJECT RUN BY THE LEAGUE OF JEWISH VOLUNTEERS (LION LEAGUE)

The purpose of the project called Volunteer School is training and motivation of volunteers, drafting new projects, sharing experience, exchange of ideas. On March 30, the League of Jewish Volunteers …