Through complex international collaboration, Israeli doctors from the Western Galilee Hospital- Nahariya where able to restore eye sight to a young woman from the Republic of Georgia with a cornea donation from the United States.
Hodaya just celebrated her first birthday with guests of honor being the medical staff of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Western Galilee Hospital- Nahariya that made such an event a possibility.

Eighth graders from Mate Asher Regional Council schools Elon Cabri, Ofek, and Hashlom worked together during the 2010 school year on a "Kaleidoscope" project as part of the education programs provided by Partnering2Gether in the Western Galilee.