Iftar fund-raiser in Abu Gosh helps sick Palestinians get help in Israeli hospitals

Hundreds of people gathered in the schoolyard at the Abu Gosh Comprehensive High School on Friday for a festive Ramadan break-fast dinner and to raise money to help Palestinian patients get treatment in Israeli hospitals.

The celebrants came from the town west of Jerusalem and from neighboring villages to the event that was organized by the Salametcom nonprofit organization.

After the meal, the guests were entertained with traditional music and Dabke dancing. The event was attended by Abu Gosh’s mayor, Issa Jaber, and by hospitalized children from Hadassah Medical Center who are being helped by Salametcom.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Culture/Iftar-fund-raiser-in-Abu-Gosh-helps-sick-Palestinians-get-help-in-Israeli-hospitals-457728

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