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A Full-Circle Journey: Bringing Ethiopian Jewry Home The first time Major General (Res.) Doron Almog helped bring Ethiopian Jews to Israel, it was a secret mission in the middle of the night. But on September 14, as Chairman of the Executive of The Jewish Agency, Doron accompanied Ethiopian Jews on their Aliyah flight, landing in Israel alongside them in broad daylight, with fanfare.
Jewish Population Rises to 15.3 Million Worldwide, with Over 7 Million Residing in Israel Israel welcomes highest number of olim in last 20 years, as The Jewish Agency assisted 60,000 immigrants from 93 countries to make Aliyah during 5782.
After 24 years of waiting in Ethiopia, Simachew and his family will make Aliyah through an Operation Zur Israel flight on September 14.
Having served as a Jewish Agency Israeli emissary before, Nethanel understood how meaningful Shlichut (emissary service) is – so when he was asked to be a Campus Israel Fellow in Montreal, he upended his life to take on the position.
As an Ethiopian-Israeli serving as a Campus Israel Fellow at Stanford, Yonatan is educating students about the diversity of Israel and creating a safe environment for students of all backgrounds.
In her role as an Israel Fellow at the University of Texas-Austin, Aviva is developing deep relationships with the students and helping this younger generation feel connected to Israel.
PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT: SPARKIL
Established in partnership with The Ogen Group, SparkIL is a new peer-to-peer lending platform that allows individuals around the world to support the small business of their choice in Israel.
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