Donate today so we can continue hugging them for you

With your help, we can create a better future for them

To hold, hug, protect and shield

Our volunteers arrive each and every day to provide the babies with the touch, warmth, and love that are so crucial for their development and recovery.

Awards and recognition

The Presidential Award for Volunteerism
for the founder of the association
Michelle Koriat – 2009
The Shield of the Ministry of Health for volunteers
Finalists in the Ernst & Young competition for social entrepreneurship
Exemplary award in the social field
the Ometz movement – 2013
Exemplary award for a volunteer organization
the Lions organization, Israel – 2015
Paul Harris Fellows recognition
for the activity of the founder of the association Michelle Koriat
Rotary organization – 2017

Our partners and sponsors

First Hug believes that collaborating with businesses, philanthropic foundations and private donors will increase our giving capacity for the benefit of abandoned babies and create a better future for them.

Kimberly Clark - Huggies

One Hundred Percents - office equipment

Gift It Forward – greeting cards for weddings

Philip Stein & Associates CPA Firm

Babycakes – gift packs for babies

Keren Hayesod

Dorin Frankfurt

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