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Ezer Mizion

Ezer Mizion 5225 New Utrecht Ave Brooklyn, New York 11219 Contact:  Chani Miller, Dir. of Public Relations cmiller@ezermizionusa.org (718) 853-8400 Help save the lives of cancer patients around the globe. Often a bone marrow transplant is the patient’s last chance to survive. Genetic matching between donor and patient is a must for success. Since genetics is based on ethnics, a Jew will match another Jew. Thus the need for a Jewish registry. Ezer Mizion is the largest Jewish bone marrow registry in the world and has saved over 2000 lives, 296 in 2015 alone. Too many are still waiting in hope and […]


Staying Heart-Healthy and Saving Lives

Following Up on Paige’s Mitzvah Project.. Paige Florin, eighth grader at Sandy Run Middle School, completed her mitzvah project on Sunday September 23rd, with the Upper Dublin Free Heart Screening.  Paige has been fundraising for this event for almost a year, as each screening costs more than $10,000 . Although the Sudmans, the founders of Simon’s Fund, had told Paige that it was not as important to raise the money as to get the kids to come out for the screenings, Paige felt an obligation to try to raise money, so that the screenings can continue.  It started with a Valentine’s […]