Raichel, Broza, Peles increase funds for US healthcare employees

A digital live performance Sunday night time organized by the Israeli-American Council that includes prime Israeli performers raised over $325,000 for protecting gear and meals to healthcare employees on the entrance strains battling the COVID-19 pandemic within the US.The occasion, hosted by Israeli actress Shani Atias, featured songs by Idan Raichel, David Broza, Rotem Cohen, Shlomi Shabat, and Keren Peles, all of whom carried out from their houses. The occasion kicked off with a live-portrait portray of photographer Ziv Koren by artist Tomer Peretz, which can be donated to a New York-based hospital. All the proceeds from the profit present will go straight in the direction of supporting healthcare employees.“The IAC is grateful to those Israeli artists and greater than 400 volunteers of the IAC Care nationwide neighborhood who’ve demonstrated an awesome exhibiting of solidarity on this time of disaster,” stated Shoham Nicolet, CEO and co-founder of the Israeli-American Council. “Past the direct assist to our heroes – the medical groups – tonight additionally demonstrated the robust bond between the folks of Israel and the USA and the position of our neighborhood as a dwelling bridge between the 2. I am humbled and impressed by the generosity and spirit of all of the volunteers and supporters who made this effort doable.”