Hostages and Missing Families Forum
Founded in 2023 in response to October 7, The Hostages and Missing Families Forum is a volunteer-based organization advancing the ongoing efforts through all channels, locally, regionally and globally, to bring the hostages and the missing back home to their loved ones. The Forum includes family members and friends of the hostages alongside top security, law, media and diplomacy experts who are donating their time to the cause. Donations are directed towards advancing all necessary efforts to raise awareness, create campaigns in Israel and abroad, and end the hostage situation in a speedy manner. Their fiscal sponsor is Merit Spread.
The Forum’s efforts to publicize the plight of the hostages includes: