Here in Israel, the Coronavirus appeared earlier than in the US, so we are climbing out sooner as well. However, the “return to normal” process is not a quick one.
Although most are back to work, restaurants are still not open except for delivery, and all must still wear masks and gloves. Though extended family can gather in one home, friends cannot gather. Trains are running yet many are afraid to use them and businesses are running at 50% in the office, under conditions of isolation. Those that can are still working at home. Schools are now opening yet the situation remains precarious for students.
The largest need remains the seniors who continue with 100% restriction, as the virus is especially dangerous to their more fragile state and also families in quarantine. So we have our work cut out for us to deliver to as many as we can, food and supplies bags/boxes as we can. We invite your help: