Akim tribute 2009 awarded the army

”כיף לי לשרת בצבא ולהיות חיילת כמו כולם”. טוראית שמרית קרויטוב . צילום: דובר צה”ל

IDF stage time, people with mental retardation in the back and no final approved the recruiting of this population to Member • today (Wed), President, head of IDF tribute אכ”א named Akim Association 2009

תאריך: 25/02/2009, 12:10    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

“I serve in the army and become a soldier. I spend in recess
With the soldiers, eat with them, and I feel that me and treat me in companies “— Anna kroitov sphere, things carried for Akim tribute ceremony 2009, held today (Wednesday) at the President.

Anna, with Down syndrome, a volunteer in the last few months in Office, Heather master’s
The most popular these days expect Anna and four others, retardation, volunteers in the military project “to” Minister to enlist.

For the first time, medical officials confirmed recently that recruiting in the population.
. Next year will join 40 other IDF lines in front of volunteer recruits are utilities and modular in length, from year to year. Each amtgiisim is reserved the right, at any time, to terminate the services nonprofit. Recruits participate in pcadin units, which have expressed willingness to participate in the project and received training and guidance for the project.

This groundbreaking step, the acquitted in getting an award of Akim and volunteers, one of the most important associations with Israel than 58 years in promoting rights of retardation. Next week, it should be noted the national fund-raising day of the annual meeting of Akim.

“We combine meaningful volunteer roles, productive, contributing to and adapted to their army, noted in his speech, head of personnel, Maj. Gen. avi Zamir, who received the letter name. “The unique and exciting meeting held at army bases between people with disabilities and all who serve in the IDF, soldiers and commanders, reveals wide sectors of Israeli society for people with disabilities and contributes to changing attitudes and prejudices”.

Translated from Hebrew

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