The Petach Tikva Fire Department
The Petach Tikva Fire Department arranged a unique happening for sick children at Schneider Children’s at the initiative of Dr. Efrat Baron-Harlev, Deputy Director of the hospital, Lilach Yechezkel, Head of the Personal and Welfare Department at the National Firefighting Authority, and Boaz Rakia, uncle of the child, Oriki Levi, z”l, who was in treatment at Schneider Children’s.
Yael and Amit Levy, Oriki’s parents, wished to support the hospital in various ways, among them through fun activities for hospitalized children. The visit of firefighters generated much excitement among the children and their families who enjoyed seeing the equipment and climbing on the fire engine. The firefighting team also visited bedridden children in the departments and distributed gifts.