Watch Kapayim making a difference in one little boys life.
קול כפים יום תפילה פאר חולי ישראל. There are many forms of healing. With the advance of modern medicine, בחסדי שמים, new treatments and remedies for illnesses and ailments are discovered daily. There are institutions full of people studying, learning and researching diseases and their potential cures. But there is a powerful tool for healing that has withstood the tests of time throughout the ages, whose potency remains just as effective and just as relevant despite its age. This remedy […]
6:30 a.m. alarm rings. Boys leave for morning seder. They wake the baby. Make her a bottle. 7 a.m. – 3 year old wants breakfast NOW. Head downstairs. Put in toast to bake and put up eggs to boil. Fill a cup of coffee. 3 yr old spilled orange juice. Put down cup of coffee. Wipe spill. Go back upstairs to crying baby who wants to come out. Change her pamper. Dress 5 yr old. Go back down to scorched […]
Hope. The ability to rise above challenges. The strength to forge ahead despite difficulties. Hope is our belief. Our emunah. Our tefillos. On May 8 and May 10 the annual Kapayim Ladies Spring Events brought hope and light to thousands of women who attended the inspirational evening programs. Titled “On the wings of Hope”, the events featured a line-up of incredibly uplifting entertainment and chizuk. Introduced by song, the theme of the evening resonated within the hearts of the standing […]
Do you know what children who are afflicted with illness crave most? NORMALCY. Hear the joy in the voice of eleven-year old Benny as he recites the hadran at the completion of a mesechte he learnt with his one-on-one chavrusa. See the look of absolute pleasure on four-year old Dini’s father’s face when he asks her the Parsha at the Shabbos table. Watch nine-year old Ari’s face light up as he tests the model space ship he built, and […]
WE DON’T GIVE UP. THEY DON’T GIVE UP. HELP US KEEP UP OUR DAILY SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES FACING SERIOUS ILLNESSES SEPTEMBER 10, 2001 WAS A VERY IMPORTANT DAY IN MY LIFE. IT WAS THE FIRST DAY OF EIGHTH GRADE, AND I HAD BOUGHT A BRAND NEW DIARY THE DAY BEFORE WHERE I HOPED TO START RECORDING ALL THE EARTH SHATTERING EVENTS THAT WOULD SURELY OCCUR IN THIS IMPORTANT SCHOOL VEAR – LIKE MY SECRET DREAM OF BEING […]
Dear Laly, We celebrated your third birthday on a beautiful Sunday afternoon in September. We were all there- your new little friends, your Ima’s friends- all of us that had come to love you so deeply since your arrival in America. Your birthday was on Wednesday, but we celebrated it on Sunday, because Wednesday was your scheduled day at the hospital. But on this glorious day, it was all about you, Laly, a celebration of your birthday and of […]