A return on investment: Baby Help in Argentina goes intergenerational
Bright futures for disadvantaged kids in Israel
A young athlete finds a supportive home away from home
"Smart" Ways You are Helping Students Learn
Passionate, Profound and Proud to Call Himself a Jew—Pavel Ilyashov
Federation Shabbaton Scholar-in-Residence Shoel Silver Guides Discussion on Jewish Unity
Haitian Salsa Champion Gets Second Chance to Dance
Pearl H. Glassman Embodies Tzedakah
Elderly Woman Finds Community and Hope
The Studebaker Family
Batya: Helping herself. Helping Israel
Joe Harowitz and the JCC - A Lasting Relationship
Jason Hoffman: Mission to Israel a Reaffirmation of Building Community Together
|A Single Mother in Jerusalem Finds her Gifts|
Six years ago, Yael was a young divorcee with two toddlers and no income. She could not keep a job longer than a couple of months. At the employment office, a woman recommended that Yael look into a program called Strive. Read more.
Discovering and embracing Jewish ancestry in Ukraine
|Embracing Judaism Through PJ Library|
When Lauren, who is Jewish, married Mike, who is not, they agreed that they would raise their children in a Jewish household. Still, when their daughter Madeline was born, Lauren was worried. Read more.
|Food, Poetry and Memories Bring Elderly Ukrainians Together|
Sarah’s guests, like Sarah herself, are elderly Ukrainian Jews. They sit elbow to elbow at her table, filling the dining room in her single-person apartment. They dress formally, with precise hairstyles and threadbare suits, but the mood is convivial. Although they are mostly in their 80s, they are sturdy and they eat heartily. Read more.
|A young American enjoys the fruits of his labor in Israel|
Devin is perched on a hilltop overlooking an organic farm outside of Mount Modi’in. Trim and fit, in shorts and work sneakers, he squints in the bright sunlight. The setting is idyllic: rolling hilltops covered in flowers and grazing animals, valleys interspersed with diverse crops and canvas yurts. Some of the residents here are young Israelis who have come to do a year of service before beginning their army duties; others, like Devin, are recent college graduates from North America, exploring their connection to the land of Israel. Read more.
Ancient Traditions Meet New Technology
Mina: Small Gifts Have a Big Impact on Her Life
Jesse: Forging his own connection to Judaism
Jordan: An Opportunity of a Lifetime.
Helping People Connect in Meaningful Ways
A Little Good Can Go a Long Way
The Strength of Family. The Support of Community.
Nechama: The Woman Whose Work Transformed Her.