Canadian Hadassah-WIZO (CHW) is a Canadian registered charity affiliated with both World WIZO and Hadassah International. Within WIZO, CHW supports six daycare centres, two youth villages – CHW Hadassim and Nahalal – the Neri Bloomfield Academy of Design, along with youth clubs, two community centres, and a hotline. Outside of CHW’s WIZO and Hadassah International affiliations, the organization also has commitments to the Assaf Harofeh Medical Center and the CHW Netanya Technological High School in Israel. CHW helps Children, improves Healthcare, and supports Women: this has been the organization’s mission since it was founded in 1917.
Canadian Hadassah-WIZO (CHW) is Canada’s leading Jewish women’s philanthropic organization. Founded in 1917, CHW is non-political, volunteer driven and funds a multitude of programs and projects for Children, Healthcare, and Women in Israel and Canada.