Tonight (Wednesday), Magen David Adom and the Zichron Menachem organization organized the project "Double Donation Day", As part of the general public and Med workers and volunteers"A. donated to"Their choice – hair for cancer patients and blood doses in Med’s blood services mobility"A. At the end of the special fundraising day, 144 braids were collected for making natural and quality wigs for cancer patients and 194 blood donations were donated.
The Double Donation Day is a joint initiative Learned"A. and the association "Menachem memory" And it took place simultaneously in many centers around the country, including Ashdod, Beer Sheva, Jerusalem, Maghar, the Jordan Valley, Kiryat Motzkin and Kiryat Ono.
The initiator of the project is Yonat Daskel-Dagan, a paramedic in the Operations Division at Med"A. In charge of the wish ambulance that donated hair and a dose of blood tonight, she said: "The fundraising day closed with great excitement and extraordinary success – with 144 braids donated across the country and 194 blood donations. We met during the day mothers who came with the girls, men who wanted to donate, meter workers"A. who recruited the daughters of the family – and the people of Israel who time and time again open their hearts and work in mutual guarantee for the other in society. When I had my hair cut I felt happy – I knew the donation would go to an important and meaningful place. The fundraising campaign was exciting and very special and the mobilization of Med workers and volunteers"A. was heart-expanding and unique. I thank the hairdressers and books who came especially and volunteer to tell the donors – and of course congratulate the Zichron Menachem Association, our partners, on the impressive and successful operation that is all about helping cancer patients".
Shlomit Oz, hair event manager at the organization "Menachem memory", Added: "We provide the association with professional and natural wigs for cancer patients – completely free of charge, thanks to donations from braids that come from fundraising campaigns as they took place here today. Along with a meter"A, we set out with the project which was a great success and warmed our hearts. The response from the donors was lovely and widespread throughout the country, we met generations of families and volunteers who wanted to help cancer patients – and we are very grateful for that. Many thanks to the Med family"A. and Lyonat, for the blessed initiative and the special project which was a great success".
Eli Bin, CEO"To meter"A: "We met today during the fundraising campaign the human capital that makes up Magen David Adom, which makes it special and meaningful especially in these moments of the need for mutual guarantee and help for others. I thank the Zichron Menachem organization and the many books that came about their work and of course – the many donors who devoted their time to helping patients".