Amcha, which can be translated as “your people” or “with you” is a volunteer organization which provides support and assistance to Holocaust survivors. Israel Today reporter, Esti Eliraz visited the Netanya branch, founded in 2003 by Marga Jonowitz.
The dire living situation of thousands of Holocaust survivors is a hot political topic in Israel. According to the coalition deal signed by Yesh Atid, a commitment has been made to increase the budget for Holocaust Survivor’s services.
Passover is coming and still there are many Holocaust survivors who can’t afford to buy food for the holiday.