Magen David Adom appeal
Last updated: 2004-09-02
Magen David Adom
Magen David Adom, Israel's only emergency service, needs your generous donations to continue to buy lifesaving medical equipment, ambulances and to train and pay staff.
Israel does not have the equivalent of the British NHS its Medical system is solely based on donations, insurance and charity. Please help now when Israel needs you most.
Aid given by MDA receives no government funding. Its lifesaving work is in Israel- 24hrs round the clock, 365 days per year- is funded by a combination of voluntary donations from Friends of MDA in 17 countries around the world and payment from patients and hospitals. Magen David Adom provides its services to all, regardless of race, creed or ethnic affiliation. 90 per cent of MDA's workforce are volunteers working side by side for a common purpose- To save lives.
The UK Friends of Magen David Adom play a vital support role for MDA in Israel. Since its foundation in 1949, the Friends have helped to fund a range of development projects including the building of new casualty stations, the supply of ambulances and specialists Mobile Intensive Care Units and other Medical supplies We need your help today and in perpetuity to help ensure that MDA will be able to respond to every call for help whenever it is needed. "Whoever has saved one life has saved an entire world" Donate online to help save lives.
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