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Update: Desert 19

"Dear Jilli and the Women's Philanthropy Division of Greater Santa Barbara,             

 

It really made our day to hear about your donation, to know that you support our actions and agenda really fills our sails, and we really want to thank you from the bottom of our heart…

This Just In - United Hatzalah

 

The Santa Barbara minilance and ambucycle continue to do lifesaving work in the Mitzpe Ramon region.

 

A family was at home and their rowdy 8 year-old son was playing a game with pebbles when for reasons unknown, he started to choke on one of them! His parents urgently called for help…

United Hatzalah - Ambucycle Continues to Save Lives

Ambucycle #806, with its rider Claudio, is racing to emergencies around the clock. Claudio gladly shared with us a few recent calls.

 

One day around noon, a 39 year-old employee suffered a hard fall at her workplace in Mitzpe Ramon. Claudio happened to be nearby and raced over as soon as…

The Women's Division's 2017 Tzedakah Project

Connected to The Women’s Division’s 2017 Tzedakah Project, two life-saving vehicles have been donated to Santa Barbara’s sister city, Mitzpe Ramon, and the surrounding areas!

 

A United Hatzalah Ambucycle was donated by the BL Manger Foundation, thanks to a Women’s Division member…

United Hatzalah Helps Hurricane Harvey Victims in Houston

One week ago Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the Texas Gulf Coast. Over the past week, we have all watched, heartbroken, at the scenes of devastation and human toll wrought in its aftermath, particularly in Houston, TX, which suffered the brunt of the storm surges and has been buried in wa…