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A personal thank you to ESRA volunteers  To: ESRA – Eng...

A group of ESRA volunteers participated in the "world's bigg...

As part of the collaboration with ISEF (Israel Scholarship E...
Befriender Laurie and Befriendee Melvyn enjoying the sunshine together

Face to face befriending by ESRA has been running in Raanana...

I'm passionate about crochet. I first learned to crochet at ...

Following its success in Netanya, a similar project was open...

Ortal joined ESRA's Students Build a Community this year, as...



Members of our Negev ESRA knitting group, also known as "The...
Jakey Lichterman



Written by Osnat Sheffler and Nina Zuck Photos by Orna Mekon...
Donor and philanthropist Caroline Simon symbolizes the act of giving. Students from Bnei Akiva in Beer Sheva met with her and heard about her Bnei Akiva experiences in London, her willingness to extend a helping hand, and her enormous contribution to the Ben Gurion University. Photo: Dani Machlis

Translated from the Hebrew by Norman Silbert When she was yo...



Photos by Roni Sela This year started off on a high.Four you...
Orr Joffe (right) handing out a gift and a personal greeting

Student Orr Joffe holding face shield clasps, printed on her 3D printer

Photos: Ilana Dedik The positive side of a crisis in Israel ...
ESRA’s hardworking and dedicated Welfare Fund committee members

 Well perhaps not quite that fast, but efforts were cer...
Packing celery into boxes

Inge sorting the carrots at Leket

The original title of this article was to be "A Day in the L...
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 ...

Emphasizing the difference between things Tuesday morning--a...

What made today successful you may ask? I received calls bot...
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...
Rabbi Baruch Boudilovsky of Young Israel Shul, North Netanya

Inside the clubhouse in Machneh 80 Dotan, near Pardes Hanna

The soldier at a small army base tucked away in a pastoral p...
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...