Members of the popular Hapoel Jerusalem basketball team continued a long tradition of visiting the Pediatric Department at Hadassah Mount Scopus to bring cheer to the young patients.

“It warms our hearts“, said Prof. Tamar Peretz , Interim director General of Hadassah Medical Organization, as she thanked the Team Director, Guy Harel, the associates and players for their long tradition of visiting Hadassah on Hanukkah.

Prof. Eitan Kerem, Head of the Pediatrics Division at Hadassah, also thanked the team, saying that he hoped that their success in bringing joy to the children will carry over to the basketball court.

Shaul Gilbar, Director General of Yahav Bank, which sponsors the team, expressed his hope that all the patients would get well soon and be filled with light and happiness.

Guy Harel thanked Hadassah for giving the team the opportunity to bring warmth and gifts to the children and promised to return next year.