Close your eyes, breathe in deeply, now exhale slowly… That was easy, wasn’t it? Not for everyone…
Posted on: May 26th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The Rome Jewish community leadership gave a rousing send-off to journalist and former Italian parliament member Fiamma Nirenstein ahead of her departure for Israel on aliyah Sunday. She will live in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo. Born in Florence, Nirenstein was elected to Parliament in April 2008 as a member of the center-right People of […]
Posted on: April 19th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Nira Lee grew up in Tempe, Arizona as a Zionist but firmly planted in the USA, until she saw the destruction following the Second Lebanon War during a visit to Israel. Now she is Lieutenant in the IDF.
Posted on: April 14th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The UJA Federation of New York’s William Rosenwald Mission landed in Israel Sunday with 200 leaders who will be celebrating the country’s 65th anniversary as a modern state on Tuesday. The delegation will examine how the New York community can help improve Israel’s quality of life, especially for children in distress, Holocaust survivors and new […]
Posted on: April 14th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
It's Israel‘s 65th Independence Day, and time for stats!
Posted on: April 10th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
At the event, soldiers were awarded grants to help with their transition and enjoyed a barbecue.
Posted on: March 28th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Passover interview: Rolin Abdallah grew up in an Arab country with no knowledge of her Jewish heritage. Today, she is IDF soldier Dina Ovadia. Here is a Cinderella and Haggadah story rolled into one.
Posted on: March 6th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
This martial artist is 21, Jewish, Brazilian and a woman. Her name is Camila Minakawa. She also is a judo champ, so it is a lot safer for Israel that she is on our side – she made aliyah on Wednesday.
Posted on: March 5th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky opened a new Jewish campus in Munich this week and declared, “The Jewish community in Germany is indeed unique” but faces the challenge of assimilation. The campus will house the Jewish Agency’s Munich office and the European Janusz Korczak Academy, a Jewish Agency-supported school that integrates traditional Jewish learning with […]
Posted on: February 28th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
"It's important that a member of the Ethiopian community wins the competition for the first time," she told the judges.
Posted on: February 18th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
From March 3rd through the 10th, Nefesh B'Nefesh will be holding Aliyah Mega Events and Fairs in New York, Baltimore, Washington, Miami, Toronto and Montreal. These mega events are for everyone who wants to hear it like it really is.
Posted on: February 5th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
A mechina is based on traditional Torah learning, but it also dedicates a significant chunk of its curriculum to developing Torah-based leadership skills and real-life tools outside of the classroom
Posted on: January 30th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Jewish Outreach founder Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald and Birthright’s co-founder, self-declared atheist Michael Steinhardt have agreed “to wrestle out” their beliefs in a debate.
Posted on: January 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The North American and English aliyah organization Nefesh B’Nefesh, the Jewish Agency, and the Jewish National Fund have teamed up with the Ort Braude Academic College of Engineering in Karmiel to feature the artwork of immigrants from English-speaking countries to northern Israel.
Posted on: January 6th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Marking the 200th anniversary of the yartzeit of the Alter Rebbe - Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi who founded the Chabad movement - the Jewish Press' Yishai Fleisher interviewed one of the special emmissaries who have become the hallmark of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement to talk about the man who started it all, what his passions were, and where Chabad is headed.
Posted on: December 31st, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Israeli Professor Penelope Ur received a title of nobility from Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of her work as a teacher of English and her efforts to promote friendship between Britain and Israel.
Posted on: December 24th, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
A historic Jewish building in Jerusalem’s ancient City of David was firebombed by local Arabs , with supporters recording and posting the videotape on YouTube.
Posted on: December 13th, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The IRS has been known to impose sanctions against a bank which knowingly permitted customers to violate FACTA rules.
Posted on: December 12th, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
“They told us, ‘You won’t immigrate to Israel. You also won’t come into this clinic. You won’t get help and medical treatment.’”
Posted on: December 9th, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
More than 1 million people have signed on to join a "virtual march" commemorating the Washington rally 25 years for the Soviet Jewry movement, according to a coalition marking the 1987 event.
Posted on: November 8th, 2012News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Only three days ago, popular singer and songwriter Mordechai Ben David shot and distributed a video depicting the destruction of his neighborhood, Sea Gate, at southwestern tip of Brooklyn, NY, in an effort to raise awareness—and donations—to rebuild this thriving Jewish community.
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