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Hear Reflections from March of the Living

 

WE ARE BACK! Jenna Plotzky, Keren Rubin, Rachel Steinmetz and Danielle Alexander are back from an extraordinary, unforgettable 2-week experience participating in the March of the Living. Joining thousands of teens from over 40 countries, New England area teens commemorated Holocaust Re…

World ORT Implements Pilot Program at Kadoorie Agricultrual High school

Yitzhak Rabin’s alma mater, Kadoorie Agricultural High School, in the Galilee, has 1,550 Jewish and non-Jewish students and is one of 30 World ORT-affiliated schools in Israel. World ORT has implemented a pilot program at the school in anticipation of Israeli textbooks being published i…

Yom Ha'atzmaut at the JCC Stamford, CT

A beautiful day was experienced by all at the Yom Ha'atzmaut event at the Stamford, CT JCC. This photo captures the magic that Israeli Independence Day represents ~ the magic of home. 

CEO’s Monthly Message – May: Signs of Spring

Signs of Spring

 

The calendar reads May 1st, which suggests that spring has not only arrived but is in full bloom.  Even though the scene out my window has not corroborated that fact, since the start of this season, there have been just enough glimpses of spring to convince me that the …

CEO’s Monthly Message – April: Let All Who Are Hungry

Let All Who Are Hungry

My father's favorite moment during the seder is when the leader proclaims, "Let all who are hungry come and eat." When I was growing up, he always made a point of inviting people to our seder whom we did not know well, but who did not have anywhere else to go. This al…