Thank you for your interest in Holiday With A Hug Day, a Rosh Hashanah creative initiative for
The Wilf Children’s Hospital at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem.
We are so excited to be able to offer this fun, exciting, and interactive experience for children and schools to connect with
our Hospital With A Heart, by spreading the High Holiday love.
When is Holiday With A Hug Day?
Holiday With A Hug Day will take place on Friday, September 9, 2022
Thank you to our Holiday With A Hug Day Chair, Justine Grossman.
Who Can Participate?
Anyone! Keep scrolling for all of the instructions, and to download your cards!
Thank you to our Holiday With A Hug Day participating schools:
Associated Hebrew Schools
Bialik Hebrew Day School
Montessori Jewish Day School
Netivot Hatorah Day School
Robbins Hebrew Academy
About Our Hospital With A Heart
The Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation exists to raise funds for Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem. As Jerusalem’s fastest growing hospital in the region, Shaare Zedek responds to the needs of this uniquely diverse population. Shaare Zedek Medical Center, currently celebrating its 120th anniversary, is a major urban hospital treating over 750,000 patients each year, by providing lifesaving and compassionate care. We treat patients of every race, religion, and nationality, by following a patient-centered approach.
The Wilf Children’s Hospital at Shaare Zedek responds response to any medical problem relating to pediatric health. The department treats approximately 24,000 children every year. The Wilf Children’s Hospital is one of the largest treatment centers for pediatrics in Israel.
Shaare Zedek is the model of co-existence, a haven where all who enter its doors are treated with dignity and respect. At its core, Shaare Zedek functions through a strong and diverse heart. The hospital operates with limited government funding and relies on our donors. With your generous support, we can continue to do what we do best: Saving lives, delivering lives, and changing lives, every single day.
How Does Holiday With A Hug Day Work?
We’re sending holiday hugs from Canada all the way to Jerusalem! The Wilf Children’s Hospital at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem provides care and treatment for every medical problem concerning pediatric health. Cards created on Holiday With A Hug Day will be sent to bring joy and happiness to our youngest patients at the hospital , just in time for Rosh Hashanah.
Below you’ll find some links to download blank Rosh Hashanah cards. There’s tons of fun designs to choose from.
Have your child decorate the card, write a nice holiday message, and seal it with a hug!
Once completed, you can either scan and email the card to: firstname.lastname@example.org or you can drop your card off to us at our office: 620 Wilson Ave Unit 101, North York, ON M3K 1Z3.
IMPORTANT NOTE: CARDS WILL BE SENT TO SHAARE ZEDEK MEDICAL CENTER IN JERUSALEM ON MONDAY SEPTEMBER 12TH. PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR CARDS BEFORE THIS DATE.