Evacuated with only the clothes on her back, R. needed to continue life-saving treatments, traumatized by rocket attacks and uncertainty.


R. is a 75-year old widow from Sderot undergoing cancer treatments. She was evacuated with only the clothes on her back when war broke out on October 7, 2023. Traumatized by the rockets and uncertain when, and if, she can return home. A Lemonade Fund emergency war grant is helping her purchase basic items, and pay for transportation to the hospital for treatment since she has been evacuated to a safer location.