The gathering was sponsored by American Friends of Magen David
Adom, MathAltitude School of Mathematics and Yeshiva Chabad of Worcester.
In early 2008, Major Gil Chemke, a member of the Israel's elite search and rescue team, toured the country on behalf of the Canadian Magen David
Adom for Israel (CMDAI), which operates in the occupied West Bank.
CDATA[ Once again, a major hospital in Israel is filled past capacity and temporarily closed to Magen David
Adom ambulances: Rambam Hospital in Haifa.
The man in his 40s was found shot in the head in a bullet-riddled car on the road between the Jewish settlements of Einav and Shavei Shomron in the northern West Bank on Thursday, the head of Magen David
Adom emergency services told AFP news agency.
According to the report, a team of Israeli wardens attended to the prisoner, but the Magen David
Adom (Israeli medical service) emergency crew dispatched to the jail was forced to proclaim him dead.
Eli Bin, director of the Magen David
Adom rescue service, said no one was hurt.
Description: The flag of Israel shows the Magen David
(the Shield or Star of David) in blue against a white background.
The opening night benefit, "Art of Compassion," raised more than $800,000 for the Palm Beach Friends of Magen David
Adom, The State of Israel's Red Cross Society.
Before the event, she said: "We are fundraising for a charity called Magen David
Adom for ambulances to help people in the Middle East conflict between Palestine and Israel.
Israel's Magen David
Adom rescue service said 30 of the wounded were in serious or moderate condition.
As a community service project for his upcoming bar mitzvah, Alex Fullman, a student at Heschel Day School in Northridge, is organizing a swim-a-thon to benefit American Red Magen David
One of the security guards was seriously Mandola, spokesman for the Magen David
Adom rescue service, said all the wounded had been evacuated to hospitals in the area.
The Canada Customs and Revenue Agency has revoked the tax exempt status of donations made to the Magen David
Adom organization, because funds raised are used for the emergency medical service ambulances that operate in the occupied territories.
The attacks--based on a two-year-old Washington Post article--related to a complex question which had come to a head during his presidency of the ICRC: the application of the Israeli humanitarian association, the Magen David
Adom, to join the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.