How do we do it? Four Steps for Free Medicines Sorting tens of thousands of donated medicines Patients or volunteers pick up meds for delivery Pharmacists handle the medicines

Friends For Health

Org #28558
Vetted since 2015
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Since 2003, Haverim Le'Refuah (Friends for Health) has been saving lives. At Haverim we share a goal for 'Tikun Olam'; to improve and repair our world. This is how we've set about doing so: Our 'Free Pharmacy' supplies over 3,200 people with free medication every month. People that without our help are forced to choose between food - and meds. These painkilling and life-saving medication is sometimes the difference between life and death for many of them. Our network of 'Save A Life' funds help gather funds for medical cases that the system has failed. From 3-month old babies to transplants and cancer patients: we give hope and life to hundreds of people ... read more

Project Leaders
Dalit Boutboul
Dalit Boutboul
Baruch Lieberman, Itzik Lebel, Hershy Zwebner
Organization Information
4 Shmuel Hanavi St., Bnei Brak, POB 6782, Ramat-Gan 52167
Bnei Brak, 52167
Organization Information
4 Shmuel Hanavi St., Bnei Brak, POB 6782, Ramat-Gan 52167
Bnei Brak, 52167

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Dec 20, 2021
Let's break a record: 10,000 patients a month!
During this last year, nearly 8,000 people a month received free medicines every month from Haverim L'Refuah: Friends for Health. This year - help us break a record and reach 10,000! As the pandemic...
Aug 19, 2021
2500 people on our waiting list for free meds!
Friends for Health: Ensuring that every person in Israel receives the medicines they need, regardless of their economic situation, so that nobody no longer need choose between medicine – and...
Apr 25, 2021
39 pharma companies now donate meds to Haverim!
What a year it's been! When the Covid-19 crisis hit Israel, over one million Israelis suddenly became unemployed and Haverim was hit with an avalanche of requests for free medicine. At the height of...
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