Meir Panim (in Hebrew: ‘to bring a smile to someone’s face’) is the largest supplementary welfare services agency in Israel. It was established in 2000 to provide practical solutions to the problems faced by Israelis living in poverty, the ranks of which have swelled dramatically in the last few years.
As one of Israel’s largest relief organisations Meir Panim is on the front line in the daily battle against poverty and hunger in Israel. Our centres and programmes are serving all Israelis.
7,850 Food Shopping Cards were distributed
4,700 food packages were delivered before Pesach and Rosh Hashanah
4 After School Clubs were attended by 295 children
3 Power of Giving Warehouses helped 12,000 families
362,000 hot meals were served at our network of 6 Food Centres
93,000 Meals on Wheels were delivered
81,000 hot lunches were distributed to schools and After School Clubs
12,000 Chickens for Shabbat were delivered to families in need
MANNA UK Branch of Meir Panim aims to raise awareness and support for the organisation’s work in Israel.