Handyman SWAT Team

June 8th, 2020|0 Comments

Volunteer Handyman SWAT Team With the goal of expanding our impact on neighborhoods and to extend the reach of our professional tradesmen, in 2018 we launched our “SWAT-Team” program in Jerusalem’s Ir Ganim neighborhood

Social Work Advocacy

December 7th, 2015|0 Comments

Our Holistic Approach As repairs are being completed in the home, families are assigned to a social worker who offers advocacy and assistance with specific struggles, such as unemployment, issues of mental and physical

COVID-19 – First Responders

December 7th, 2015|0 Comments

COVID-19 First Responders At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, we at Tenufa opened an emergency hotline. We began calling home-bound families, lonely elderly people and Holocaust survivors whose homes we have previously

Renovation Stories

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Renovation Story – Plumbing


WHEELCHAIR BOUND CHILD STUCK AT HOME 24/7 WITH HIS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE TOILET OUT OF ORDER During the Corona lockdown, when families were at home 24/7, we received a call from a mother who lives in

Renovation Story – Burnt Apartment


HOUSE FIRE RENDERS FAMILY HOMELESS  During the Corona lockdown, a huge fire devastated the home of a young family.  A short circuit developed into a fire that destroyed the content of the home, dissolving

Renovation Story – Ceiling


A CEILING ON THE VERGE OF COLLAPSE Last month Tenufa Bakehila received an emergency call from a southern city-council representative. He described the desperate situation of an elderly woman living in an old house