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Faces of The Fellowship: Dmytro, Natela, and Maksym

Faces of The Fellowship: Dmytro, Natela, and Maksym

Both Dmytro and Natela have higher education degrees. Dmytro worked for years as a doctor, and Natela worked for the police force. They never planned on leaving eastern Ukraine, but this couple,...

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Photo of new immigrants to Israel Liudmyla and Volodymyr

Faces of The Fellowship: Liudmyla and Volodymyr

"Our reason for making aliyah [immigrating to Israel] was very simple: We wanted to be with our family," says Liudmyla, who was on one of The Fellowship’s first Freedom Flights from...

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Sefi: Opening Doors in the Workplace

Sefi, 29, is an Ethiopian Jew who made aliyah (immigrated to Israel) with his family years ago. "I can only characterize our aliyah as painful and dangerous, "Sefi remembers. " I was only five...

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Forced to Choose Between Prejudice or Poverty

Four-year-old Angelina, her mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother were forced to flee their native Ukraine due to growing anti-Semitism. They settled in a small impoverished town in...

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Providing a Brighter Future for a Young Immigrant Family

The Salem family - Abraham, Sima, and their three young children - made aliyah (immigrated to Israel) from Ethiopia in 2003.

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You've Made a Lifesaving Difference!

Thanks to friends like you, our Helping Hands Campaign has helped provide impoverished people in Israel with lifesaving essentials. We are truly grateful that so many people stepped forward to...

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Praying Before God at the Western Wall

The Western Wall in Jerusalem is the only wall still standing from the Second Temple, and Jews all over the world direct their hearts and prayers toward this remnant of the biblical past.

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Story - General, High Holy Dates

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