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Almost As If She Were Alive

Yaakov Meir put every penny they had into Chava Strauss's medical treatments, praying they would save her life. But Chava didn't make it.

Rivlins Meet with Heads of Women’s Groups to Mark Int’l Day for Elimination of...

“Violence against women hurts all of us, the whole of Israeli society, and so this is an issue for all of us."

Training Program for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Opens at School of Dental Medicine

A pilot program launched by Tel Aviv University and AKIM helps students find jobs and change attitudes about people with special needs.
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Liv. Giv. Netiv.

Netiv Aryeh's annual Charidy fundraiser starts today.

Israeli Soldiers Celebrate as New Synagogue Dedicated at IDF Telem Base

"There is no greater honor than dedicating a synagogue on a military base in Israel."
Sheldon Gary Adelson and his wife Miriam Ochshorn visit the American ambassador's house in Tel Aviv in 2009.

Presidential Medal of Freedom to be Awarded to Dr. Miriam Adelson

Dr. Adelson has supported Jewish schools, Holocaust memorial organizations, Friends of the Israel Defense Forces and Birthright Israel, among other causes.

Inspired by Jewish Friend, Iranian Immigrant Raises Nearly $1M Online for Tree of Life...

As of Monday afternoon, the 29-year-old graduate student’s certified 'GoFundMe' campaign had raised $639,281 out of a $1 million goal. In less than 48 hours, more than 11,000 donations had poured in.

5M Pound Sterling Donation to Imperial College, London Continues Tradition of Support by Dangoor...

“We trust this gift will assist the university to remain at the forefront of many of the breakthroughs in medical research, creativity, invention and innovation with which it has become synonymous.”

Knesset Passes Food Donation Act, 10 Years in the Making

"According to estimates, the law will triple the scope of food donations, and will expand food rescue on a national level."

Belev Echad Dinner to Honor Stars of “Fauda,” As Well As Shay & Lisa...

Dinner to be chaired by Daniel Bernstein, Thom Waye, Gabriel Plotkin, Yaara Bank-Plotkin, Daniel Bergstein, Abhay Deshpande and Michele Shapiro and Martin Nussbaum.

NYC National FIDF Gala Raises More than $32 Million for Israeli Soldiers

IDF Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot was expected in attendance as well, but due to an early-morning rocket attack on Beer Sheva on Wednesday, he immediately returned to Israel.

Israel Sends Aid to Florida, North Carolina, Philippines, Indonesia

“Our thoughts turn again towards the southeastern United States, as towns and cities in northwest Florida have suffered large-scale, catastrophic damage at the hands of Hurricane Michael.”

GoFundMe Campaign Started for Terror Victim Ari Fuld HY’D’s Family

"Ari did so much for Israel . . . He leaves behind 4 small children. They need the support of our community."

A True Closing of a Circle

''It's important for your mental health if you read a little about cleft lip, so that you don't regret your decision in the future,'' I implored her.

IsraAID Sends Emergency Response Team to Flood-Stricken India

More than 350 people have been killed since the monsoon season began at the end of May; at least 220 of them since August 8.

Israeli Firefighters No Longer Battling Terror Fires Alone: US Firefighters to the Rescue

The volunteers are participants in the Emergency Volunteers Project, which brings medical and rescue personnel to Israel.

110 Orphaned Academic Scholars Receive Scholarships For Excellence

“It was very exciting and emotional to see students who began their journey in our program finish... with top grades and awards of excellence."

Israeli Tech Used to Maintain Contact with Thai Soccer Team

Software engineer Yuval Zalmanov set out from Israel with 17 Maxtech radio units and trained emergency crews in using the technology.

5,000 IDF Lone Soldiers Splash into Water Park ‘Fun Day’

Some 7,000 Lone Soldiers from 80 countries serve in the IDF.

Wounded Israeli Combat Vet in Ohio Bike Ride for IDF Soldiers

Gabay lost his left leg below the knee after he stepped on a landmine during his military service.

Baroness Rothschild Unveils New Historical Layer of Caesarea’s Hidden Treasures

The $28 Million preservation and reconstruction of the walls, fortifications, towers, and Crusaders’ market is open to the general public.

Sderot Children to Re-Learn Enjoyment of Happy Kites, Instead of Gaza Terror Kites

"We are busy with positive things and optimism and the desire that our children always be happy. I also call on the children of Gaza to enjoy playing with kites ... our kites are of life, not death."

Israeli Medical Team Working in Volcano-Distressed Guatemala

The Israeli medical delegation is "rendering assistance and saving lives. We are all proud of our mission and of our doctors," Netanyahu says.

Haifa U. Gets $10 Million from Jewish-American Philanthropist to Build Downtown Campus

The new campus will amplify University of Haifa’s work to rejuvenate its city and region through establishing new infrastructure.

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