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Embroidery Project Started in ESRA

Embroidery Project Started in ESRA

After I gave my sister placemats from the Ethiopian Arts and...
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Digital Computer Skills

Digital Computer Skills
Ilana Barak proudly holds up her graduation certificate awarded at the end of the Digital Computer Course (Photo by Liron Cohen​)

A course in Ramat Hasharon for persons with Psycho-soci...
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Knitted Items Warm Hearts

Knitted Items Warm Hearts

Arlette Kaplan used the lockdown during the corona pandemic ...
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Kfar Hanoar Students Graduate with ESRA Help

Kfar Hanoar Students Graduate with ESRA Help


Together with Maurice and Merylin Hyman I attended the Annua...
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Academics Mentor Children in Rishon leZion

academics Student and kids having fun outside at last
Playing “rock, paper, scissors” for real

The Hebrew name for this project is א"ח בקהילה which has two...
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MAs mentoring BAs' activity in Akko

MAs mentoring BAs' activity in Akko

As part of the collaboration with ISEF (Israel Scholarship E...
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Students Build a Community Akko

Students Build a Community Akko

Following its success in Netanya, a similar project was open...
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The Kindergartener Graduates’ Silent Cry for Help!

The Kindergartener Graduates’ Silent Cry for Help!






Story and Photos by Judi Argaman Our fourth year of the summ...
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Students Find Out All About Algae

Students Find Out All About Algae
Learning all about algae at the Ruppin Marine Science Institute (Photos: Sara Yaacov)

Children enjoying their surprise meal of cheese and a variety of ... algae

This year, for the first time, the 36 motivated youth studyi...
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Zoom is in a Class of its Own

Zoom is in a Class of its Own
Screen time ... an ETP tutor using Zoom with a student

Three months ago, if you'd have asked me what Zoom was I wou...
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English Tutoring at Tennis Initiative

tennis-1 Balls in the air ... youngsters getting a tennis lesson
Head Coach Mohamad Rashwan with first grade children from Jisr az-Zarqa at the courts in Moshav Beit Hananya (Photo: Lee Wilson)

Amissa Jorban from Jisr az-Zarqa wins 2nd prize at Israel Tennis Centers’ Haifa junior tournament (Photo: Mohamad Rashwan)

  by Jane Krivine and Lucille Cohen A new ESRA program ...
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Thanks to ESRA Welfare Funds

Thanks to ESRA Welfare Funds

The ESRA Welfare Fund gives grants to families or individual...
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To Give is to Receive - The Essence of ESRA

To Give is to Receive - The Essence of ESRA
One for the album ... a group shot at the presentations

Meira and Jack Appelbaum with their student Orit Sabahat

The one and only Ilse Gluckstadt presenting scholarships to her five students – Ashegere Aileen, Almog Munis-Geva, Helen Tronej, Eitan Shemi and Shlomit Simani

Pamela Sarig presenting the scholarship to Sigal Lagassa on behalf of Maureen Lipman

Terry Shlomo presenting the ESRA Ramat Aviv Scholarship to Yonathan Wassa

Tarkin Adago at the microphone telling his aliyah story

Glenis Bertfield and Ann Levin presenting the ESRA Raanana Scholarship to Rivka Astaya

Evelynne Cherny presenting the scholarship on behalf of the Modiin branch to Rafael Geva

Dena Laufer presenting her scholarship to Ester Belay

Music at the Students Build a Community scholarship event was provided by singers and musicians from the ESRAsupported Hephzibah Volume Center

The hall at Hephzibah's community center was buzzing with ex...
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It’s a Ninjago Chanukah

It’s a Ninjago Chanukah
Chanukah gifts for Neve ESRA presented by ESRA Co-Chairperson Evelynne Cherny (left) to the house mother and her assistant

A LEGO Ninjago

 The 15 children, their parents and some siblings atten...
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Kids Benefit From ‘Project Knit’

Kids Benefit From ‘Project Knit’
Thumbs up ... Rhona Berzack (left) and Rene Chazen at Shaare Zedek Hospital with items made by the Modiin Knitting Circle

Photo: Audrey Gross ESRA Modiin's most meaningful project th...
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Students Build a Community: Akko

Students Build a Community: Akko
Students Build a Community veterans share experiences with students about to embark on the new SBC project

Sharing success  ESRA's flagship project, Students Buil...
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Horses, Dogs and Hope

Horses, Dogs and Hope
The delight of sitting high with confidence

Anat Lavi- Kowarski, manager of the center, shows her appreciation to ESRA volunteer Laurence Jacobs


In surroundings as cozy and comfortable as a pair of messy o...
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Putting on a Happy Face!

Putting on a Happy Face!
All smiles at the ESRA-sponsored make-up course in Netanya (Photo: Moti Duk)

 On Monday June 24, I had the delightful experience of ...
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Forward ESRA!

Forward ESRA!
An ESRA community project in Petach Tikvah

An ESRA community project in Acco

Children at an ESRA Tel Aviv Learning Center

Having fun at an ESRA project in Petach Tikvah (Photo: Noa Morgenstern)

ESRA Kfar Saba Youth at Risk project

New Education and Welfare Projects Over the past year alone,...
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Sounds Interesting

sounds Yael and Dovik let the Kfar Shmaryahu Social Club members have a play with their musical instruments (Photos: Roni Sela)
 Social Club members entertained by some unusual musica...
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