By Rabbi Robert Dobrusin Forty years ago, when I was a rabbinical student in Israel, our program called for us to do a “service project” in the spirit of volunteerism and in order to learn about an area of Israeli society. Many of my classmates became part-time Rabbis in Masorti (Conservative) congregations throughout Israel. I… Continue reading A Loving Home
In 2006, the idea to establish the Yeladudes Bakery came after Director Dudu Weger and Founder Hanni Ullman z“l of the Neve Hanna Children’s Home, visited the Hershey Company in Hershey, Pennsylvania. They were inspired by how Milton Hershey had founded an industrial school for orphans at the beginning of the 20th century, thus enabling… Continue reading Welcome to the Neve Hanna Yeladudes Bakery
Passover 2020/5780 Dear Friends, Our last newsletter reached you around Chanukah, later than usual, because we wanted to report about the special activities, which took place last fall. Nevertheless, we want to go back to last fall and share some additional events that took place during that time frame. Just a few weeks ago, the… Continue reading Happy Passover!
April 1, 2020 NEVE HANNA CHILDREN'S HOME was founded in 1974. 80 children between the ages of 6 and 18 reside at the children's home. They come from dysfunctional homes and are severely traumatized. 40 children (8-13 years) attend NEVE HANNA's daycare program, which is a preventive measure for children from families which have severe… Continue reading The NEVE HANNA Children Need YOUR Help During the Coronavirus Pandemic
March 26, 2020 During this difficult time of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic AFNH Co-Presidents, Janet and Irwin Tobin have been in Israel since early March and are doing well. We communicate and speak with Janet and Irwin on a daily basis. They extend their warm wishes and blessings to you all. Until further notice, American… Continue reading In the Midst of the Global Pandemic