2nd Annual

Saving Lives Sunday

A Livestream Event | 24×24

Featuring Special Guest Jay Leno

Sunday, May 2nd, 2021
PST: 10 AM | UK: 6 PM | Israel: 8 PM

A streaming event to celebrate Eli Beer’s one year recovery, celebrate 2021 as Year of the Volunteer, and to launch our 24×24 Day of Lifesaving campaign.

Hear from global leaders as they share stories, songs, and support United Hatzalah of Israel’s continuous lifesaving mission. We will also honor Eli’s struggles and his incredible will to save more lives. And we will highlight our amazing volunteers who weathered COVID in their families, lost jobs and struggled, and yet continued to deliver lifesaving support to the people of Israel.

Watch here or on our YouTube page


Thank you for partnering with United Hatzalah of Israel.

Regional Honorees

Canada: Saul Blutstein

Celia Tessler Atkin, Debbie Tessler & Risa Feinstein and their families 

Florida: Ron Daniels, Margo Cohen | Northern California: Mark Donig | New Jersey: Rachel Lefkovits

 New York City: Chantal and Al Gindi | Rocky Mountain: Jay and Joyce Moskowitz 

Regional Committee Chairs and Members

Atlanta: Jeff Stein, Dr. Paul Scheinberg, Dr. Michele Melamed, Jeff & Carrla Goldstein

Canada: Irving Gottesman, Ralph Grossman, Lou Greenbaum, Josh Kuhl, Steven Pustil, Harvey Dubrofsky, Martin Lieberman, Celia Tessler Atkin, Charles Lazar, Dr. Mark Nusbaum

Tri- State: Shari and Robert Alter, Yael and Cory Baker, Anne and Larry Cohn, Alice Goldfarb, Linda and Mark Karasick, Miriam and Sam Meyer

West Coast : Keith Abouaf, Daniel Adler, Joseph Essas, Renee Haas, Eli and Ruthie Kahn, Joseph Kornwasser, Vera Markowitz , David Nagel, Alan and Lucia Rosenfeld, Sunny Sassoon, Mark Schurgin, Ron Simms, Jacob and Shannon Zachary

Day of Lifesaving Sponsors | 24×24 team captains

Jarrow Rogovin | Temple Beth Shalom | Alice Goldfarb | Linda and Mark Karasick | Leah Golberstein |Lisa and Noah Elbogen |Miriam and Sam Meyer


Joe and Marilyn Danto | Gila and Richie Katz


Jonathan Leifer | Barbara Weichselbaum | Sarah and Eddie Esses


Temple B’nai Jeshurun of Short Hills | Temple Menorah of Miami Beach |Boca Raton Synagogue | The Shul of Bal Harbour |

Beth Shalom Synagogue- Toronto | Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun, NY |





United Hatzalah of Israel is the largest independent, non-profit, fully volunteer Emergency Medical Service organization that provides the fastest and free emergency medical first response throughout Israel. United Hatzalah’s service is available to all people regardless of race, religion, or national origin. United Hatzalah has more than 6,000 volunteers around the country, available around the clock – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. With the help of our unique GPS technology and our iconic ambucycles, our average response time is less than 3 minutes across the country and 90 seconds in metropolitan areas. Our mission is to arrive at the scene of medical emergencies as soon as possible and provide the patient with professional and appropriate medical aid until an ambulance arrives, resulting in many more lives saved.