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
The NEVE HANNA Children need YOUR help during the Coronavirus Pandemic.
The American Friends of Neve Hanna (AFNH) is the non-profit children’s organization for the Neve Hanna Children’s Home in Kiryat Gat, Israel. From its beginnings in 1973, Neve Hanna has provided a warm and loving home for at-risk children from disadvantaged families. With its successful individualized therapeutic programs, projects and extracurricular activities, Neve Hanna Children’s… Continue reading Streetlight: At-risk youth care for disadvantaged families in Kiryat Gat, Israel and the surrounding area
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