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1957: Moshe Wallach

DATE : June 5, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Moshe (Moritz) Wallach Date of Birth: 28th December 1866, Cologne, Germany Date of Death: 8th April 1957, Jerusalem, Israel Claim […]

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Guatemala, volcano, volcan de fuego

Israel Sends Emergency Aid to Guatemala

DATE : June 4, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Israel Sends Aid Package After Volcano Erupts in Guatemala   Volcan de Fuego, one of the world’s most active volcanoes, erupted around midday on Sunday 3rd June 2018. Located in southern Guatemala, Fuego is famous for its near-constant levels of activity. The volcano experiences gas and ash explosions three or four times an hour.   […]

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Misholim

Introducing Misholim: Creative Therapy in Jerusalem

DATE : June 4, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Introducing Misholim – Expressive and Arts Therapies   We’re excited to introduce Misholim, one of the amazing charities in the Heart of Israel fund! Watch the video below to learn more about the charity and the incredible work they do:     To sum up…   Founded in 1981, Misholim is the Jerusalem Expressive Therapy […]

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Nechama Leibowitz

1956: Nechama Leibowitz

DATE : June 4, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Nechama Leibowitz Date of Birth: 3rd September 1905, Riga, Latvia Date of Death: 12th April 1997, Jerusalem, Israel Claim to […]

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wheelchair tennis

Israel Wins Silver at Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup

DATE : June 3, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Breaking News! Israel Wins the Silver Medal at Wheelchair Tennis Tournament   On Saturday 2nd June, the BNP Paribas World Team Cup closed in the Netherlands. It’s an international championship for wheelchair tennis, with divisions for disabled men and women, quadriplegic people, and even has a junior event.   This year, Israel placed second and […]

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Shai Reshef, University of the People

1955: Shai Reshef

DATE : May 29, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Shai Reshef Date of Birth: 11th September 1955, Israel Claim to Fame: Education Entrepreneur and Founder of the University of […]

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Uri Ilan

1954: Uri Ilan

DATE : May 29, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Uri Ilan Date of Birth: 17th February 1935, Kibbutz Gan Shmuel, Israel Date of Death: 13th January 1955, Damascus, Syria […]

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Eleazar Sukenik, Dead Sea Scrolls

1953: Eleazar Sukenik

DATE : May 24, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Eleazar Lipa Sukenik Date of Birth: 12th August 1889, Bialystok, Poland Date of Death: 28th February 1953, Jerusalem, Israel Claim […]

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IDF, Heart of Israel, Israeli soldiers

IDF and Heart of Israel: Supporting Israeli Soldiers

DATE : May 23, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

In the last few weeks, we’ve celebrate some of the Jewish calendar’s biggest events. Yom HaZikaron, Yom HaAtzmaut, and Yom Yerushalayim all fall during the Omer.   These three modern holidays have several things in common. As opposed to every other holiday and fast, Rabbis added all three to the calendar in the last 70 […]

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