“We are thrilled to wish a BIG Mazal Tov to this beautiful Chicago couple who celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary by making #Aliyah last week in our office in Jerusalem. It’s never too late to become #OfficiallyIsraeli Doris Levitz, 91, now officially known as Devora, and Norman Levitz (who will […]
A powerful story of survival and triumph: This is Ben, a barber, IDF veteran, and survivor of Auschwitz. Next to him is Rami, an American-Israeli teen right before leaving Chicago to join the IDF.
His mother writes, “The week before our son Rami left, he needed to get his ‘army hair cut.’ He knew that the Hillel Torah 8th graders had been privileged to interview a man named Ben Scheinkopf this year. Ben survived Auschwitz because he was a barber. Every day for 3 […]
“True story: I was at a Shul/Synagogue in Chicago yesterday morning for the Shachris/ Morning Prayer service. There happened to be a Meshulach/Charity Collector from Israel, soliciting donations. So, I reached into my wallet and only had larger bills, so I gave him an amount which is much more than […]
“My name is Joey, I go to a Jewish high school in a suburb of Chicago called ChicagoLand Jewish High School (CJHS) . Lexi showed me your page and I really liked it! Every friday in Hebrew class we do “Israeli culture days,” so when it was my turn to […]