Status Report 2021
Jan 10 2021
We're pleased to release our 2021 Status Report, which includes 780 cemeteries where HFPJC has been/is involved throughout the years. Each cemetery has a specific code showing the current status of that particular cemetery. In addition, there's a complete list of the 342 cemeteries that have been restored, including the ohels if applicable.
Oct 22 2020
HFPJC is proud to launch the renovation of the Rachov Ohel, its 11th project this season, despite the challenges and obstacles faced by Covid-19. Our workers operated safely and efficiently to advance the various cemetery projects while ensuring that their health isn't compromised. Thus, we have merited to execute renovation and preservation in eleven cemeteries so far, with more slated to start soon.
Mar 31 2020
As we navigate the difficult times of this pandemic, Avoyseinu extends heartfelt wishes that you and your family remain healthy and safe. At Avoyseinu, we are continuing to proceed with construction in our projects in a limited manner, but preparations for projects in queue are advancing full speed. If you have any questions regarding your ancestral cemetery, please feel free to email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maintenance/Summer of 2020
Mar 02 2020
The maintenance season of year 2020 was officially launched! Descendants are starting to enroll their ancestral cemeteries in the effective HFPJC maintenance program to keep the grounds and matzevos in beautiful condition. The important inspections that follow each periodic cutting allows Avoyseinu and the descendants to get real-time updates on the cemetery's condition and performance of the caretaker.
Feb 10 2020
The historical cemetery in Kasho, Slovakia, resting site of a host of venerated rabbis and scholars, underwent a series of important renovations, generously sponsored by descendants and followers. A substantial part of the wall was rebuilt, a lot for parking and a pathway was paved, and the ohels of the rabbis have begun a thorough renovation.
Feb 05 2020
HISTORIC DISCOVERY! Descendants rejoice at the amazing discovery of their ancestral gravestone! After many years of negotiations, HFPJC was finally able to annex part of the cemetery that was excluded from today's registry. When the newly annexed plot was fenced and cleaned, many gravestones and gravestone stubs were found, among them the long-sought fragmented matzeva of Rabbi Shimon Lieberman zt"l, the Sena'r Rav!
Jan 20 2020
HFPJC celebrated 20 years since its founding, and the 500th weekly bulletin. As the organization gears for the new season in which 50 cemeteries are slated for restoration, we pause to reflect on the monumental achievements reached thus far.
Jan 15 2020
The newly updated Status Report 2020 has been released! The report includes the status of 750 cemeteries, marked according to a code-definition sheet, and a separate list of the 330 restored cemeteries.
Jan 06 2020
The large cemetery in Szaniszlo, Romania, was successfully enclosed with a durable, concrete wall in a recent restoration undertaking. Descendants rejoice at this achievement in their quest to honor and commemorate their ancestral cemetery.
Maintenance year 2020
Jan 01 2020
The Maintenance Division of the HFPJC is gearing up now for the 2020 maintenance season. With over 180 cemeteries enrolled in year 2019, the success of the program is now more evident than ever. All cemeteries under the maintenance program are cleaned and inspected periodically to ensure its continuous upkeep, and reports are sent to sponsoring descendants to update them of the cemetery's status.