An Israeli military veteran, entrepreneur, and friend of The Fellowship, Nir Barkat has served as the mayor of the Holy City for the past 10 years.
Fellowship Bridge Blog - Israelis you should know
Fellowship Bridge Blog
Beni Virtzberg was a Holocaust survivor, Israeli soldier, forester, and one of the first Israelis to recount his experiences during the Holocaust in a memoir.
Nachum Gutman was a beloved Israeli painter, sculptor, and award-winning author of children's books.
Avraham Adan was an Israeli major general who served with the IDF from 1947 until 1973, and who most famously raised the Ink Flag during Israel's War of Independence in 1948.
A leading Israeli musician and songwriter, Naomi Shemer wrote and performed "Jerusalem of Gold," which became the country's unofficial second anthem after the Six-Day War.