About Us

The Friends of Poriya Hospital - Association is a non-profit public registered association that was established in 1983. Our main purpose and objectives are to assist The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya (Regional Government Hospital) in raising funds to develop services that will upgrade the level of health care for the surrounding region which we serve reliably and diligently throughout the year. The fundraising activities which we promote are in full cooperation with the hospital's administration to determine medical needs and priorities.
The Friends of Poriya Hospital monitors and processes all contributions that are made in favor of the The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya and provides the donors with all the recognized documentation and evidence to assure them that the project has come about thanks to their generosity.

For over two decades the Friends of Poriya was able to upgrade and expand existing buildings and participate in construction projects of new building while continuously raising contribution towards essential medical equipment to provide additional medical services and upgrade existing services to meet the up and growing demands of the surrounding region through generous Philanthropist and Foundations from Israel and Abroad.

We welcome you to become a part of our family and join in the continuous and endless strive in providing our beautiful peripheral region with medical care and services equivalent to those given in central Israel that will ultimate raise our regions quality of living.

Executive Committee (All Volunteers)
Mrs. Zohara Davidai- Chairwoman
Mrs. Naomi Shoshani - Treasurer
Adv. Ruth Mass- Secretary
Adv. Benjamin Kiriaty
Mr. Giris Matar
Mr. Yossi Cohen
Mrs. Ahuva Shachor

STAFF
Mrs. Zohara Davidai- Chairwoman (volunteer)
Ms. Edna Lapidot - Executive Coordinator
Mrs. Keren Golani - Resource Development

Contact info:
Friends of Poriya Hospital Association
The Baruch Padeh, Poriay Medical Center
D.N. Lower Galilee, 15208
Tel: 04-6652356
Email: friends@poria.health.gov.il