We provide chickens to more than 900 children every week and their families.
More than 250 families continue to depend on the generosity of this fund for Shabbat dinner each week and festive meals on holidays. With your help we can restore the sense of peace and contentment on Shabbat to these homes.
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Meet Clara Hammer,
the Chicken Lady of Jerusalem
Erev Pesach marks the 7th yahrzeit of the indomitable and legendary Clara Chaya Hammer a”h, the Chicken Lady of Jerusalem who, ... fed hundreds of families and performed countless acts of kindness for the people of Jerusalem and its environs.
Today the fund is being continued in Clara Hammer's memory by her daughter, Chana Homnick and her great granddaughter.
Donations can be mailed to:
Clara Hammer Chicken Fund
PO Box 18602
Jerusalem, Israel 91185
Contributions can also be deposited at:
Bank Leumi Branch 905
Ramat Eshkol, Jerusalem
Acct no. 651200/75