Friends of Schneider Children’s
The annual fundraiser organized by Friends of Schneider Children’s was dedicated this year to the acquisition of medical equipment for children in the Institute of Gastroenterology that treats diseases of the bowel and the liver
The impressive event took place at the Gesher Theater in Jaffa. Volunteering her services as Master of Ceremonies was Sigal Shachamon. Guests enjoyed the special nostalgia of Danny Sanderson, Mezi Cohen and Alon Olarchik. Over one million shekels were raised
Among the many distinguished guests were Prof. Joseph Press, Director of Schneider Children’s; Prof. Raanan Shamir, Director of the Institute of Gastroenterology, Nutrition and Liver Diseases; Yisrael Makov, President of Friends of Schneider Children’s; Ronen Tov, Assistant CEO of Meitav Dash and Chair of the Executive Committee of Friends; and Mor Barak Rivlin, Director of Friends. Over 800 members from the financial, business and marketing sectors included businessman Avner Stepak and his wife Michal; AIG CEO, Shai Feldman; Ilan Raviv, CEO Meitav Dash and his daughter, Liran; Chair of Netz Corporation, Shlomo Iliya; Advertising Executive Rami Yehoshua and his wife Liora; businessman Akiva Moses; Eli and Yuval Orgad, owners of Burger Ranch and Sheleg Levan; Communications Consultant Reuven Adler; Orit Benvenisti and her partner Kuti; Chair of Manpower, Amnon Radar and his partner; Yuval Cohen of Ayalon Corporation, and Eli and Alona Barkat, who opened their hearts and their checkbooks.
Friends of Schneider Children’s is an association of supporters that has accompanied the activities of Schneider Children’s Medical Center since its inception in 1992. The charity assists the hospital in its development and advancement in many areas, opening new units, acquisition of equipment, funding special projects and research