Lema'an Achai provides a hand up, not (only) a hand out.
A Hand Up, Not (only) a Hand Out
Hand outs perpetuate poverty. Lema'an Achai helps people to become independent.Read More
Your Best ROI
Smart Chesed is a Model whose ROI (Return On Investment) is far greater than most other charities that deal with the less fortunate.Read More
Over 80% of second generation poverty is avoided as a result of our Smart Chesed.Read More
"I am for doing good to the poor, but I differ in opinion about the means. I think the best way of doing good to the poor is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it."
"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime."
"The greatest level, above which there is no greater, is to support by endowing him with a gift or loan, or entering into a partnership with him, or finding employment for him, in order to strengthen his hand until he need no longer be dependent upon others."
2016 Facts and Figures
5,760 Annual Dental
8,600 Hours of Financial Counseling & Therapies
5,400 Hours of Youth Programming
2,700,700 NIS Material