NEWS & EVENTS
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ADOPTING A FAMILY FOR A DAY - 2016

Every act of kindness was special in its value.

How do we describe yesterday, "adopting a LTL family for a day?"

Humbled by everyone’s generosity and love. Love for willingness to do something, anything to make Roy, a brave 4.5 year old boy who is bravely fighting cancer, happy.

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Holiday Boutique

On Thursday November 19th there was a tremendous turnout for the 1st annual Holiday Boutique sale supporting the Larger Than Life organization. The day was a success with loads of shopping, schmoozing and comradely. A great time was had by all.

Dream Trip to Orlando 2015

A Group of 36 teenagers afflicted with cancer arrived from Israel to their dream Trip in Disney World. On their way the group stooped for a few hours in New York, and we welcomed the children with breakfast, rain coats, and digital cameras, that were donated by Yossi Yacob to each child. 

Arts and Crafts from Temple Beth Torah 2015

The children of Larger Than Life in Israel deeply thank Temple Beth Torah in Melville, NY. They are grateful for the beautiful arts and crafts and the get well cards the creative children of Beth Torah sent them, under the leadership of Rabbi Susie Moskowitz, Rabbi Rachel Wiesberg, Cantor Appelbaum, and the staff members. 

       
       

Local Family: Yuval Aviv at the NIH, Washington 2015

Super Hero Yuval, a 15.5 year old Israeli teenager, came to the USA for treatment and missed the taste of Bisli..... so we surprised him with a huge bag and some more gifts just to see him smile.

Helping Gal Get Well 2015

Gal is a beautiful 14 year old teenager who has Leukemia and has to stay in the hospital (Washington area) for a whole month. Gal is surrounded by friends and by volunteers from the local community.  Larger Than Life gave her lots of trendy shirts to make her feel more comfortable, iPad (is on the way) and home made cookies to keep her spirit up!

New Laptop for Hamudi, Washington DC 2015

Hamudi Nagar, 15, arrived from Israel to the NIH in Washington to get a special treatment and bravely fight cancer. Larger Than Life got him a laptop to connect him with his friends and brothers who are waiting for him at home, near Kfar Hatavor, Isarel.

Dream Trip to Orlando 2015

A Group of 36 teenagers afflicted with cancer arrived from Israel to their dream Trip in Disney World. On their way the group stooped for a few hours in New York, and we welcomed the children with breakfast, rain coats, and digital cameras, that were donated by Yossi Yacob to each child. 

       
       

Playroom at Hadassah Hospital

Larger Than Life and the Mashadi community in Great Neck, New York, donated a playroom at Hadassah hospital, in memory of Esi Ebrani, an advisory board member. The new playroom at the oncology department in Jerusalem will provide sick children and their families the relaxation they need while they get treatments. Noushin Ebrani visited the special playroom with her family this summer in Israel.

The Red Party Event, June 2012, In Tenafly

Took place at Drs. Hagit and Ilan Levinson in Tenafly, NJ. The theme and dress code were Red color. Funds that were collected were used to purchase vital medications for two girls in Israel. Special guest was Alice Tan Ridley from America got Talent.

Third gala benefit in Canada -  May 17, 2012

Special guests New York comedian, Modi performed at the S&P Synagogue in Montreal. The Opera Singer Sharon Azrieli fascinated the 500 guests with her remarkable voice.

Summer Camp for Toddlers: July 1st, 2012

NJ chapter sponsored a special summer camp for forty children, ages one month to five years old and their parents. The families enjoyed a week of joy away from the harsh routines of hospitals and treatments. Some of the volunteers were teenagers who had cancer themselves, and took part at Larger Than Life’s activities and programs. This year they came back as counselors to give back to the community, and help the young children from their own experience

       
       

Special Home Event at Onir and Jeff Spiegel - Boston May 5, 2012.

Our special guests, Proffesor Dan Ariely, author of the best seller "Predictably Irrational" and Einav Gefen corporate chef R&D North America at Unilever, arrived to Boston for a lecture and dinner with the Israeli Consul Shay Bazak.

Annual Gala benefit - Florida - March 29, 2012

Honoring Tova Yemin and her family, Featuring Israeli superstar David Broza . Koral Veeder arrived from Israel to share her personal story. The event was sponsored by Bank Leumi

Young Leadership Party March, 2012

The young leadership of LTL in Manhattan created an elegant and fun evening, conducted by Amir Shriki, and hosted by the model Becky Grifin.

Annual Gala March 14, 2012 at Temple Israel in Great Neck, NY.

Honoring Mirra Zara, featuring triple platinum recording artist Idan Raichel. Special guest Mika Lipsker (12 years old). The event was sponsored by Bank Hapoaalim.

       
       

Second annual Benefit NJ - December 15, 2011

Featuring Rami Kleinstein one of Israel's greatest composers. Sigi Nissimove Shered her personal story with 400 guests.

Gala Benefit in Miami Florida - March 2011

The Israeli singer Ilanit entertained hundred of guests and dedicated a special song to the children of LTL who joined her on the stage.

Gala benefit - Woodbury New York - February 2011

Shahin Khalili was the honoree in Long Island. 600 guests arrived to this unforgettable evening.

Valentine Party Fundraising - The Palisadium , N.J.  - February 2011.

Our special guest Coral Veeder arrived from Israel on her way to the dream trip in Disney world. With National Liel Kolet and Actor Elli Danker.

       
 

Gala benefit in Montreal, Canada - November, 2010

The first event took place at the Jewish Art Center in Montreal. Vered Elron wife of the Israeli Consul, Yoram Elron, spoke about her son who was fighting cancer.

Fundraising at the Tayar Family - August 2010

The local community of NJ participated in a special evening, with Inbar Bibring, who shared the personal story of her daughter Roni.

Gala benefit - Woodbury New York - March 2010

Featuring Rita, Honoring Albert Nassim from Great Neck for his dedication to the children of Larger Than Life.  

 
       
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