29 October

Miriam Peretz – Mashiv HaRuach Video

The Mashiv HaRuach program annually reaches about 16,000 soldiers and pre-army students at the end of high school. They come to Mashiv HaRuach for a variety of seminars, workshops and tiyulim. The goal is to instill in current and future soldiers a love of the land and pride in defending its borders. Mashiv...
19 October

Makom Balev Volunteers Teach about Holidays

Sherut Leumi girls working with Makom Balev in Bet Shemesh started the school year with programs about Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot and Simchat Torah. The volunteers taught about the holidays in a way that was both informative and fun for the pupils at the Begin public school. The activities...
6 October

Sukkot at the OU Israel Center

THE OU ISRAEL CENTER WISHES ALL OF AM YISRAEL חג שמח  PLEASE NOTE: You can purchase Arba’ah Minim for Sukkot at the Israel Center on Monday and Tuesday, October 6-7. Proceeds support OU Israel programming. Candlelighting Erev Sukkot in Jerusalem: 5:40 PM Wednesday October 8 Motzaei Hag: 6:51 PM Thursday October 9 Shabbat...
1 October

Thoughts for the New Year: What We Need is Grass Roots Activism

By Rabbi Avi Berman, Executive Director, OU Israel During a recent visit to New York I stayed with friends in Manhattan. Having stayed with them numerous times, the doorman in their building knows me. One morning as I was leaving for the day, it was clear he wanted to say...
22 September

Rosh HaShana 5775 שנה טובה

  May the Entire House of Israel be Inscribed for a Good Life  וכתוב לחיים טובים כל בני בריתך Rosh HaShana 5775 Candle lighting in Jerusalem Wednesday September 24: 5:58 PM Candle lighting in Jerusalem Thursday September 25: 7:09 PM Please Note: The Israel Center will be closed for Rosh HaShana on Wednesday, Thursday...