Save Lives at Shaare Zedek Medical Center with your Bar or Bat Mitzvah Project

Giving is the ultimate mitzvah. Giving is the ultimate way for a Bar/Bat Mitzvah to begin his/her journey of bettering our world with acts of kindness and generous gestures.

Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, known as the Hospital with a Heart, is dedicated to saving lives through cutting edge, compassionate patient care. What better way to celebrate your Bar or Bat Mitzvah than by supporting this beacon of hope and healing.

Doing THE ULTIMATE (BAR/BAT) MITZVAH project will have a huge impact and make a massive difference. Doing THE ULTIMATE (BAR/BAT) MITZVAH project is something you will always remember and your family and friends will never forget.

And it’s so simple!

  • Plan
  • Project
  • Recognition
  • Visit


We’ll help you plan where, when and how!

Be it event flyers, social media content, sponsor sheets, and personalized web pages, we’ve got you covered.

View samples here.


Choose a project from the popular list below, or innovate your own!

Hockey, Baseball-a-thon
Chesed Raffle
Car Wash
Bake Sale
Tehillim or Divrei Torah Learning Campaign


Once you choose your project you can decide which department you would like to recognize and support. You can choose a piece of equipment or support a specific department. Below are some suggestions:

  • Our Children’s Hospital
  • NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)
  • Emergency Medicine / Emergency Preparedness
  • Our Heart Center
  • Cancer Care
  • Pet Therapy
  • Surgery
  • Any other specialty or area of medicine you’d like


Have your Bar/Bar Mitzvah project featured on our website for all your friends and family to view.

Your name and dedication to the Hospital will be memorialized in the Shaare Zedek Golden Book, or with a personalized plaque affixed at the Hospital in your honor.


Join us at the Hospital for a special dedication ceremony where you can:

  • Take a tour of Shaare Zedek and celebrate the hanging of your plaque
  • Visit the children in the pediatric wing, hand out teddy bears, and bring a smile to their faces.

Do The (Bar/Bat) Mitzvah Now!

You have waited 12 or 13 years for this moment. It is time to DO THE ULTIMATE (BAR/BAT) MITZVAH NOW!

Download these flyers for examples of how we can help you plan your event

Click here to download (PDF)

and we will contact you within 24 hours.

Doing THE ULTIMATE (BAR/BAT) MITZVAH project will have a huge impact and make a massive difference. Get started or learn more by signing up below!