Last week, older teens at the Sderot Ben Gurion Center spent the evening "In Conversation".
Facilitated by the Ben Gurion Program Director, Daniel, teens had the opportunity to converse about their next steps.
Discussion topics included the importance of the life skills learned, national service and security and how the service can really set your life on a path.
The informative session concluded with a trip to Tel Aviv for the Israel Defe...
July 18th, 2019
Kids are having a blast at Camp Or Akiva!
Special thanks to Ilanit Haputa, our the branch manager, for her contagious energy and kindness.
July 15th, 2019
Earlier this month our Or Akiva branch was brightened and enlivened by an incredible group of volunteers. Participants on the Diamond of Judah tour hail from all over the United States. You are an amazing group of Christians committed to supporting Israel. Thank you for carving out special time, to give back, during your recent tour of Israel.
We are so appreciative for all your su...
July 10th, 2019
"It was a pleasure to take even a small part in such an important endeavor and show our children the importance of helping others."
- Barbie and Ira Taub
July 7th, 2019
By Valerie Noab
Over 20% of Israelis don’t know where their next meal is coming from. Yes, even in the Jewish State - the Start-up Nation - even the most basic human need as food is elusive.
Meir Panim not only recognizes this but works to actively combat food security issues throughout the entire country.
And while their restaurant-st...
July 4th, 2019
The summer is a particularly challenging period of time for elderly Israelis - especially those that are homebound and frail. Devoted Meir Panim volunteers deliver nutritious meals while inquiring into the individuals’ welfare. For lonely homebound people, these visits are often their only connection to the outside world. This time of year, with temperatures soaring, Meir Panim's Meals on Wheels takes on an even greater significance.
June 28th, 2019
So appreciative to our IDF Soldiers from the Kfir Unit that volunteered at our Holocaust Survivor program in Dimona.