Housing Minister Galant quipped: "In contrast with other rescue organizations, I hope that you have the least amount of work."
All prospective volunteers are required to complete an online application, and make a commitment to meeting with their adopted grandparent at least once a week for at least one year.
A 2013 study showed that one out of every four Birthright participants marries another Birthright participant.
Migdal Ohr distributes tens of thousands of food parcels to needy families.
“This was the first major family event since my husband died and I was thrilled to see how my son was given the feeling that he hasn’t been forgotten."
“Amy embodies grace, intelligence, and thoughtful Jewish values,” adds Sally Berkovic, CEO of Rothschild Foundation (Hanadiv) Europe.
Pesach is around the corner and with it comes the fear of unanticipated financial burdens for many poor families.
Targeted cyclotron radiation, which causes minimal damage to surrounding healthy tissue, has been hailed by some as a form of “magic bullet” in the field of cancer treatment.
Let us make it our imperative, along Yad Ezra V’Shulamit, to ensure that every person in Israel has access to a hot meal and hopeful tomorrow.
The celebrants were accompanied by rabbis from their respective Jewish communities and a native speaker of their language was attached to each group.
"Increased access to affordable housing for seniors will contribute to the creation of a more equitable, inclusive and vibrant Israeli society as a whole.”
There are towns in the region whose closest defibrillator is more than a 15-minute drive away in the next town over; that’s unacceptable when we need to save someone’s life in just a few seconds.
Spiting Academic Establishment, Knesset Approves Law Facilitating Adelson Medical School in Ariel University
The new law fixes a problem that began as Israeli institutions of higher education began to flourish in the liberated territories, most notably Ariel University in Samaria.
In addition to planting new trees, it is traditional to eat dried fruits and nuts that symbolise the Holy Land, including figs and dates.
Ten community rabbis have signed up for the 2018 RabbisCanRun program, and others expressed interest. Each participant will receive a free trip to Israel.
“There’s no pressure in Dames. There’s only working together to create the best show possible. It’s the best of Israel in miniature: kindness, chesed, sisterhood.”
Beis Finger is intended to be accessible to those from the central region of the country, and is fully disabled-accessible.
“I knew this program had potential because it taps into their strengths, specifically intense focus for extensive periods of time and strong visual capabilities.”
Israeli Doctor Performs Rare Spinal Surgery in Jerusalem to Save Bedridden Palestinian Authority Teen
"No one in Israel or abroad wanted to treat him until we got to Dr. Schroeder at Hadassah."
"To see the tremendous mental power of the relatives of victims of terror attacks and to witness their joy of living, and their giving to all those around them gives us strength."
Mr. Hershkowitz, z'l was the founder of Tomche Shabbos.
With the purchase, the lands will become part of a local nature preserve that is being managed by the local communities.
The project was started in memory of 9-year-old Omer Sayag, who loved building Lego towers and who died of a rare brain cancer.
The city of Denver, Colorado so far has an official “friendship” with Ramat HaNegev.
"Our goal was to motivate WBA members and Jews around the world to utilize their inner light to illuminate any place in the world where they see darkness..."