8 Nights, 8 Heroes


Inspiring stories to share around the Chanukah lights. Dec 20, 2008 from aish.com see full article here Chanukah is the time when we joyously recall the heroic Maccabees and the miracle of the oil that burned…

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On A Wing And A Prayer


By: Rosally Saltsman Published: April 18th, 2016 Erev Pesach marks the 6th yahrzeit of the indomitable and legendary Clara Chaya Hammer a”h, the Chicken Lady of Jerusalem who, from the age of 70 until she…

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contributing to the Clara Hammer Chicken fund helps little children have chicken for Shabbat

The Chicken Lady of Jerusalem


In 1999, Chaya Hammer was awarded the coveted Yakir Yerushalayim award for her contribution to the citizens of that city. Something about the young girl in front of her on line at Hacker, a butcher…

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Chicken Feed – Clara Hammer makes sure no one goes hungry on Shabbat


Every Thursday, Sheina Homnick, 18, runs an errand for her grandmother. It’s a simple one, to be sure, but laced with kindness just the same. Venturing from her grandmother’s apartment to a butcher shop three…

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Still Changing the World One Chicken at a Time…


בס׳׳ד The work of Clara Hammer’s world-famous Chicken Fund is being carried on in her memory by her daughter, Chana Homnick, and her great granddaughter.         +      =            …

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Appearing now at Hacker’s Butcher Store


To help support the good work of the Chicken Fund, Donations can be mailed to: Clara Hammer Chicken Fund PO Box 18602 Jerusalem, Israel 91185 or you can donate through the red paypal button below:…

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