The Zionist Federation of New Zealand would like to express our sadness at the tragic events that took place at Mt Meron on Lag B’Omer.

Our condolences go out to the families of all those who lost loved ones and we wish a full and speedy recovery for those who were injured.

In response to this tragedy, the BA shlichim have set up an appeal to raise money for Magen Dovid Adom, Israel’s emergency medical, disaster, ambulance and blood bank service.

If you wish to donate, please see the details below:
Account number: 06-0158-0947026-00
Reference: MDA.

May the memories and names of all those who have died in this national tragedy be for a blessing and may the families be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

The Zionist Federation of New Zealand

candles - Mt Meron Lag B'Omer tragedy appeal