• New olah from Belgium makes leap of faith to Israel...and has no regrets

    “I wasn’t sure it was going to work – I was only 50% sure I wanted to do this – but I wanted to try...I have no regrets.” - Yael Bergman
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 18 May 2016 / 10 Iyar 5776
  • A hi-tech guy from France interned at Nike. But he decided home was Israel.

    “I really like this country – my situation is not easy because I still have to adapt to the culture to get a job. But I’ve gotten help from a lot of people – even people I didn’t know,” - Ouri Saban
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 17 May 2016 / 9 Iyar 5776
  • Jewish Agency CityMart Food Co-operative Venture Expands to Druze Village

    The new branch is The Jewish Agency's fourth food co-operative
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 16 May 2016 / 8 Iyar 5776
  • Career Israel: In the USA, he would have been an aide. In Israel, he gained respect and experience to bring back home.

    "I’ve also learned a lot about myself and what I can give back to the community, as well as what the community can give me." - Daniel Vapne
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 16 May 2016 / 8 Iyar 5776
  • Seniors living in Amigour Facility Among Injured in May 10 Terror Attack in Jerusalem

    The May 10 attack left two injured, including an 84 year old Holocaust survivor, who is in stable condition.
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 12 May 2016 / 4 Iyar 5776
  • Moona: Creating A Space for Change in Israeli Society

    The NGO is a space where Arabs and Jews from the Galil region work together to create hi-tech solutions and personal connections.
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 12 May 2016 / 4 Iyar 5776
  • Daughter of Slain Yemenite Jew Offers Stirring Words During Jewish Agency Memorial Day Service

    "My father went out to shop for Shabbat and never came home because he refused to abandon his Jewish faith.”
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 11 May 2016 / 3 Iyar 5776
  • What Does Zionism Mean in 2016? We Asked Today's Leaders of Social Change

    Zionism means… Feeling the fire that burns within me and turning it into an engine.
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 10 May 2016 / 2 Iyar 5776
  • The Jewish Agency's ALMA Academy in Midst of Personal Freedom Scholarship Campaign

    The campaign will help send young, underprivileged women to the pre-army preparatory program - and positively change their lives forever.
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 09 May 2016 / 1 Iyar 5776
  • Yom Hazikaron: A Day to Remember Israel's Fallen

    Sadly, in the past year, another 68 people were added to the number of those who have perished in the line of duty or in terror attacks.
    By Amishai Gottlieb on 09 May 2016 / 1 Iyar 5776