Maccabi Hunter Haifa players John DiBartolomeo and Gilad Karni participated for the second year in a row, in an event in honor of Variety Israel’s children at Yitzhak Rabin School at Nesher. The visit was as part of the team’s community activity and in cooperation with Variety Israel. The event was held in-front of 500
“Like in sports, I want to instill in children the values of morality, responsibility, thinking, caring, ambition, self-belief and discipline,” said School Director, Miri. The Achva school is located in Wadi Nisnas Neighborhood in Haifa and serves children from distressed neighborhoods in Haifa. The school has approximately 270 students between the ages of 6- 13,
Everybody knows the Israeli chocolate bar, Krembo, but has anyone heard of the Youth organization “Krembo Wings”? This unique organization is an inclusive youth movement in Israel for children and youth with severe special needs, providing weekly social activities for hundreds of young people with all types of mental or physical disabilities & their able-bodied peers.
Dealing with disappointments, fatigue after games and putting in hard work to be a better player are just some of the challenges professional basketball players face. But this morning (Wednesday), Maccabi Haifa players Chanan Colman and Alex Chubrevich visited children from the Regavim School, who are facing much greater challenges on a daily basis. The
“I am Yiftach and I am from the Haifa area and this is Rene Rougeau, who is the US, and it’s a pleasant for us to be here at your residence,” Maccabi Haifa guard Yiftach Ziv said as he introduced himself to the Ramat Haifa residents, which is located in Wadi Nisnas neighborhood in Haifa.
Maccabi Bazan Haifa players Ben Reis and Anton Shoutvin made a visit this morning (Wednesday) to Einstein Elementary school in Haifa to meet with children from third to sixth grade. About 300 children waited for the players at the school’s gym. Ben Reis joined team’s community outreach efforts for the first time this season, while