Yeshiva Har Torah Donates Hair for Israeli Children With Cancer

  Yeshiva Har Torah students, staff, and mothers participated in a group hair donation recently. The donated ponytails will now be delivered to Zichron Menachem in Israel to make wigs...

BBYO Hosts Teen Service Day in 150 communities Around the World

The Jewish youth group BBYO hosted its 15th annual International Day of Jewish Teen Service, or J-Serve, on Sunday with a record 15,000-plus teens in 150 communities across more...

Front Row Apparel Turns Fitness Skirts Into a Chance to Help Emunah

  Woodmere Fitness Club and Emunah of America are partnering with Front Row Apparel and Bari Lynn Patches for a skirt decorating event to benefit Emunah on April 10, from 4:30-8:30...

Boro Park Center Celebrates Purim in Style With Dance, Music, Joy

  As the neighborhood streets were bustling with Purim activity, the spirit of the joyous day was shared by the many patients of Boro Park Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing....

Give the Gift of Redemption This Pesach

IMG Volunteers from NCSY packaging food last year Caption: Volunteers from NCSY packaging food in 2018 IMG Dr. Esther Rose Lowy a’’h Caption: Dr. Esther Rose Lowy, a’h IMG Pesach Prep Well Underway Caption:...

Grants Support Campers, Staff With Disabilities at 16 Jewish Camps

(JTA) — Sixteen Jewish camps in North America have been awarded grants to increase accessibility for campers and staff with disabilities. The grants are part of the $12 million Yashar...

Team HASC Jerusalem Serves Chesed With a Side of Kugel

By Avi Pollak, Program Director The 2019 annual Jerusalem Marathon featured Team HASC’s most successful showing yet. Almost 300 runners came from all over the U.S. and Israel to raise...

El Al Takes Children With Disabilities for Dream Flight on Dreamliner

El Al’s new Boeing 787 Dreamliner, named “Rehovot,” is a beauty to look at with its “new” retro look. Each time the airline receives a new plane, it takes...

Israeli Technology Helps Sierra Leone Schoolchildren Drink Clean Water

The St. Joseph’s girls’ school in Sierra Leone’s capital of Freeport has received Israeli technology that produces fresh, safe-drinking water out of air. The technology, which comes in the form...

Hewlett House Gets Renovation From ‘George to the Rescue’

On March 14, George Oliphant of the NBC hit show “George to the Rescue” came to celebrate the completion of his renovation project of Hewlett House. As explained by...

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Arizona Amends Anti-BDS law

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill on Tuesday to amend the state’s law prohibiting public contractors from boycotting Israel. The 2016 anti-BDS bill was...

Passover Seder to Be Celebrated in Former Warsaw Ghetto

For the first time since the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, some 100 Diaspora Jewish families will celebrate the Jewish festival of redemption in the heart...

19 Ways You Know It’s Passover in Israel

If you’ve never heard an Arab calling out “alter zachen” (“old things”) in Yiddish, then you’ve never experienced pre-Passover preparations in Jerusalem. It’s part...

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