Hadassah is world renown, but does not receive government funding, relying on legacies and donations for support in creating innovations and medical research breakthroughs. Your legacy partnership creates a unique opportunity to make a difference to the future of medicine and Jerusalem.
Hadassah treats over 1 million patients per year and is a tertiary hospital facility; which means that all the most difficult cases are referred to Hadassah.
Over 50% of all the medical research in Israel’s hospitals is done by Hadassah’s integrated research facilities with 475 research papers published; – over twice as many as all the other hospitals in Israel together.
6,000 employees make Hadassah the largest non-governmental employer in Jerusalem. Hadassah is vital within the infrastructure and for the future of Jerusalem.
Hadassah partnering with Hebrew U. has five academic medical schools teaching the next generation of practitioners for the region and also students from around the globe.
Building Bridges with the Arab World and other Global Communities
Building bridges to peace between Arab and Jew, in both treatment and creating medical teams without destination to race, religion, nationality or ethnicity. Medicine and science transcends politics, religion and national boundaries which is why Hadassah has consultative status with the UN and was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize.
Hadassah will recite the Kaddish prayer upon the Yahrzeit date for our legacy donors in perpetuity in our beautiful Chagall windowed Synagogue in Jerusalem, where the Jerusalem sunshine is broken down into the colours and designs of the twelve tribes as created by Marc Chagall. Please ask us for details.