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Hillel Day School Honors Its Own

More than 400 people enjoyed an evening of live entertainment, a silent auction and raffle, and a strolling dinner at Hillel’s beautiful campus at Hillel Day School’s Annual Gala on May 21. The highlights of the evening included Paula and Louis Glazier receiving the 2023 Dream Maker Award.

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D.C. cyclist to pedal 62 miles to raise funds for pediatric rehab center, encourages community to ‘DCide to Ride for Good’ at Wheels of Love in DC on June 12

Wheels of Love, a charity bike ride for ALYN Hospital, will take place on June 12th in Washington D.C. The event offers two routes of varying difficulties—a 62-mile and 30-mile option. Local D.C.-rider Saul Shamash is excited to participate in his fourth year of this incredible event and is encouraging others to join the ride to help support ALYN’s pediatric patients.

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American Friends of ALYN Hospital’s new webinar series to launch during Women’s History Month

ALYN Hospital, Israel’s only pediatric rehabilitation center, is launching a webinar series focusing on the global impacts of ALYN’s work and research. The series, entitled Align with ALYN, will be hosted by American Friends of ALYN and begins on March 22nd with a presentation from ALYN’s Director General, Dr. Maurit Beeri.

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Local-Israeli Partnership Exemplifies the Importance of International Medical Cooperation

When the stars align in philanthropy matchmaking, some of the most fruitful partnerships are born.

This month, ALYN Hospital, Israel’s only pediatric rehabilitation center, and Philadelphia International Medicine, a hub for 10 medical centers in the Philadelphia region, announced a trans-Atlantic partnership.

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Wheels of Love makes debut on the Eastern shore, brings awareness to disabled children

Cyclists from across the United States came to Maryland’s Eastern shore to help raise funds and awareness for children who are an ocean away.

“And as they say, you help one person, you help the world,” says Joanne Blye, a volunteer with American Friends of ALYN (AFAH).

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Bike Ride Along Maryland’s Eastern Shore to Benefit Israel’s ALYN Hospital

The 130-mile charity ride — called “Wheels of Love U.S.A.” — benefits the ALYN Hospital, Israel’s only pediatric and adolescent rehabilitation facility, which provides innovative care and treatment for children at the medical center. The hospital is celebrating the 90th anniversary of its founding this year.

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Bikers in Maryland to raise funds for Israeli pediatric hospital

Wheels of Love has been a 22-year long tradition in Israel, but this is the first time that the event will take place in the United States.A three-day bike ride is set to take place in late October in Cambridge, Maryland to raise funds for Israel’s ALYN hospital, known to be the only pediatric and…

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12-year-old girl raises NIS 70,000 for ALYN Hospital for her Bat Mitzvah

With coronavirus keeping guests from attending her coming-of-age ceremony, Yazmine Bloch requested that the gift money be donated to help children with disabilities at ALYN Orthopedic Hospital.

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Couple support Israeli hospital through bike ride

“Obviously, we love going to Israel to support the state of Israel, but at the end of the day it’s about the children and the needs of the hospital, so to have that opportunity to support them was tremendous,” said Brad Sokol.

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Pedaling in pandemic to aid sick kids in Israel

This year, the coronavirus pandemic made it impossible for riders from the United States to travel to Israel for the five-day cycling event, and so American Friends of ALYN Hospital created #MyALYNRide to allow personal challenges to be completed near home while continuing to fundraise. So far, as much as $1.3 million has been raised…

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