Gush Katif Walk to Take Place On June 7 in Brooklyn


gush-katifA solidarity walk to benefit the former residents of Gush Katif will take place on Sunday, June 7, 2009, at Marine Park in Brooklyn. The Women’s and Children’s Walk for Gush Katif is being sponsored jointly by the Young Israel of Avenue K and the National Council of Young Israel.

The walk will take place from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM and will begin at the main entrance of Marine Park (Marine Parkway and Fillmore Avenue). Participants will be eligible for free prizes, snacks, and drinks. All proceeds from the event will benefit the former residents of Gush Katif.

Anyone wishing to make a financial contribution to benefit the former residents of Gush Katif should make checks payable to: “Young Israel Charities” and mail to the National Council of Young Israel at 111 John Street, Suite 450, New York, New York 10038.

For more information about the Women’s and Children’s Gush Katif Walk, call 212-929-1525 x 112; e-mail or; or visit

{Noam Newscenter}


  1. Perfect opportunity to show our “AL CHET” to our Gush Katif brethren, when we ignored and closed our eyes and ears to their cries of pain.
    I will be there and will try to encourage others to show FINALLY concern of ‘Noshe b’oll chavericha’. Will I see you there?