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A Gesture of Love from Us to You

A Gesture of Love from Us to You

A Passover Message from OneFamily

Passover Greeting from OneFamily on Vimeo. For most of us, Passover is a happy time. Families gather and celebrate the holiday of light and freedom. But for victims of terror, it is the most difficult […]

OneFamily Hosts Orphans in New York City

OneFamily Hosts Orphans in New York City

Watch:  Members of OneFamily’s Orphans Division talk about what it means to lose both parents in a terrorist attack and how they carry on with their lives. OneFamily Orphan’s Division from OneFamily on Vimeo. Watch: Senator […]

Orphans Division in New York – Jewish Press

Riverdale Community Welcomes Orphans from OneFamily

Photos – Orphans Division Trip to New York

For the members of OneFamily’s Orphans Division – a special grouping for those who have lost both parents to terror – OneFamily takes on the role of substitute parent, providing the support and direction they […]

Inspiration and Resilience at the Jerusalem Marathon

Inspiration and Resilience at the Jerusalem Marathon

  More than 300 athletes joined Team OneFamily at the Marathon this year. Victims of terror and their supporters ran side-by-side, and many more joined the team to cheer the runners on and keep spirits […]

Widowed Yoga Instructor Holds Three-Day Workshop by the Sea

Widowed Yoga Instructor Holds Three-Day Workshop by the Sea

Bereaved mothers participate in therapeutic yoga workshop led by yoga instructor, Miri, a victim of terror who uses yoga to help heal the pain. “Miri enriched us, both our bodies and our souls! She helped […]

OneFamily Brings holiday cheer – and Mishlohei Manot – to Thousands of Terror Victims

Packing Mishloach Manot from OneFamily on Vimeo. Hundreds of volunteers packed, wrapped, and delivered thousands of mishlohei Manot to victims across the country, reminding them that they are not alone and that OneFamily cares about […]

Bereaved Arab-Israelis Recharge at Hot Springs

Bereaved Arab-Israelis Recharge at Hot Springs

Arab-Israelis who lost loved ones to Palestinian terror participated on OneFamily’s outing to the hot springs of Hamat Gader, near Israel’s border with Syrian and Lebanon. Members of the group who have children in the […]

London’s Hampstead Garden Suburbs Community Welcomes Bereaved Mothers

London’s Hampstead Garden Suburbs Community Welcomes Bereaved Mothers

Bereaved mothers and widows spent a week in London to heal, share their stories, and enjoy the sites. The mothers were hosted by families, who lavished them with love and care. When the trip ended, […]

Orphans of Both Parents Honored at Reception at President’s Residence

Orphans of Both Parents Honored at Reception at President’s Residence

President Reuven Rivlin showed his support for OneFamily and victims of terror at a special Tu B’Shvat seder with members of our Orphans Division, who lost both parents in terrorist attacks.

Bereaved Father’s Choir Blows Away the Crowd at OneFamily Purim Party

פורים from OneFamily on Vimeo. OneFamily’s Bereaved Men’s Choir gave a brilliant performace at our Purim Party. Click on the photo to see and hear for yourself. Every member of the choir has lost a […]

A Purim Message from our CEO

Dear Friends, With Purim nearly upon us, and everyone searching for the perfect costume, it’s important to remember that we only wear costumes one day of the year but victims of terror wear them each […]

Purim Party 2017

Purim Party 2017

A letter from Sophie Vardi, Onefamily’s UK Liaisons Coordinator: I wanted to share with you about my personal encounters with some incredible people at the Purim party last night.  Chantal spoke beautifully, about he idea […]

Mishlohei Manot from Belgium to Israel

OneFamily and OBI – Originaires de Belgique en Israel proudly present: MISHLOHEI MANOT FROM BELGIUM TO ISRAEL! Surprise your friends & relatives in Israel by sending them Purim Baskets with fresh Belgian Chocolate for only […]

In the News – Three Year Old Terror Victim joins OneFamily Soccer team

In the News – Three Year Old Terror Victim joins OneFamily  Soccer team

Three-year-old Natan Bennett was injured in a terror attack in October 2015. A few weeks ago, he underwent surgery to save the leg.Last week, he became an honorary member of the OneFamily Soccer team. Natan […]

Jerusalem Post – Becoming as ‘One’

Read the Jerusalem Post’s special magazine devoted to OneFamily. Jerusalem Post – Becoming as ‘One’

Bereaved children light a candle at OneFamily Chanukah Camp: “looking for my brother inside me”

Bereaved children light a candle at OneFamily Chanukah Camp:  “looking for my brother inside me”

  The article below is a translation of a piece published on YNet, Israel’s leading news site, about the closing ceremony at OneFamily’s Chanukah Camp. Click here to read the original Hebrew.  It was a joyous […]

A Letter from Terror Survivor Renana Meir, Daughter of Dafna Meir z”l

A Letter from Terror Survivor Renana Meir, Daughter of Dafna Meir z”l

Almost exactly a year ago, a terrorist broke into my home and killed my mother, Dafna, z”l. He stabbed her repeatedly in her upper chest and then in the head when she was already on […]

OneFamily Honored at Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference for ‘Exceptional Work’ For Victims of Terror

OneFamily Honored at Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference for ‘Exceptional Work’ For Victims of Terror

Over the past 15 years, OneFamily has helped more 10,000 victims of terror on their road to recovery.  Today, the Jerusalem Post honored OneFamily founders Marc, Chantal, and Michal Belzberg in a special ceremony at […]

Download Sukkah Decoration by Naama Henkin

Naama Henkin, together with her husband Eitam, were killed in a terrorist road shooting last Sukkot. Their four children were in the back seat of the car but survived with only minor injuries. This year, […]

Join the Amazing Race with OneFamily

Take the challenge and enjoy a Yom Kef with your family at the One Family Sukkot Event – Amazing Race. Families compete in all five events – Go Karting, Outdoor Training, Paintball, Laser Tag and […]

The strength of OneFamily. The strength of Klal Yisroel.

The strength of OneFamily. The strength of Klal Yisroel.

By Yaakov Morgenstern When I woke up on Monday morning, all I could think about was the family I would meet later that evening, Rina and Amichai Ariel, the parents of Hallel Yaffa Ariel, the […]

Weekend Terror Wave Connects US and Israel

Weekend Terror Wave Connects US and Israel

OneFamily stands in solidarity with the victims of terror in New York, New Jersey, and Minnesota, wishing them a speedy, complete recovery. No one understands the challenges faced by those affected by terror better than OneFamily, […]

Remembering My Sister 15 Years After 9-11

Remembering My Sister 15 Years After 9-11

By Yaakov Morgenstern, whose sister Nancy was killed in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.  Fifteen years ago today my whole life was changed. My dear sister Nancy, Chana Perel, was killed in the […]

Learning to Parent without Parents

Learning to Parent without Parents

For many young families, summertime – and especially school vacation – is a time to rely on supportive parents. But for members of OneFamily’s “Sayaret” division for orphans of both parents, heartbreakingly this is not […]

A Letter to a Deceased Father

An Israeli camper at Camp Timberlane in Canada wrote a moving letter to a father who was killed by terrorists. Dear Abba, About a week ago Neta and I returned home, after spending three and […]

Buy a Print for Victims of Terror

Congratulations to South Africa-based artist Julian Grabman on his new project on behalf of OneFamily called Jerusalem Forever.Julian is selling signed prints of his amazing watercolor painting, Jerusalem Forever. Half of the proceeds go to […]

Terror Victims Refresh Body and Soul at Water Park

Terror Victims Refresh Body and Soul at Water Park

“Summertime, and the livin’ is easy,” goes the famous show tune. But that sentiment doesn’t ring so true for many residents of Israel’s southern region who suffered the brunt of Israel’s three wars with Hamas. […]

In the Media – Summer Edition

OneFamily Camp: The Jewish Press – 330 Fly Balloons in Colors of French Flag Arutz-7 – מפגן ההזדהות של הילדים השכולים (with video) Kipa.co.il – סמוך לגבול סוריה: ילדי משפחות שכולות הפריחו בלונים בצבעי דגל צרפת   Retreat […]