Homes for Holocaust Survivors in Israel Moving Closer to Completion
September 17, 2018
The dream of providing modern housing for poverty-stricken Holocaust survivors is moving closer and closer to a becoming a reality. With each passing day, the property looks and feels more like a place to call home.
With your continuing support, we will soon be able provide places for Holocaust survivors to live safely and comfortably.
The latest report from the Friends of Zion, our partners in Jerusalem, shows that significant progress has been made:
- Basement renovation continues, with the space being rebuilt into laundry rooms and storage areas.
- The electrical work is now finished.
- A historic interior wall made of Jerusalem stone is being restored using special materials to preserve the structure.
- Existing windows have been enlarged and additional new windows have been added.
- Concrete is being applied to provide soundproofing.
- Interior doorframes have been installed and new doors are on site.
- Interior floor coverings have been selected and ordered.
It is an honor to be able to build homes for people who went through the horrors of the Holocaust. Without your compassion and generosity, none of this would be possible. Thank you for going “beyond the walls” to help those in need. God bless you!