(Courtesy of Midreshet Lindenbaum) Midreshet Lindenbaum College for Women, part of the Ohr Torah Stone network of educational institutions, announces its Matmidot initiative for students interested in further advancing their learning, chesed opportunities and leadership skills.
(Courtesy of One Israel Fund) People often wonder why Judea and Samaria (Yesha) are so important to Israel. Who are the people who live here and why does Israel invest so much time and resources to service and protect this hotly contested area?
(JNS) U.S. President Donald Trump told French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines at the annual U.N. General Assembly last month that he is ready to pressure Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu into accepting the White House’s much-anticipated peace plan, four Western diplomats familiar with the meeting told Israel’s
(JNS) U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin discussed Iran oil sanctions during his meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, which took place amid increased tensions between the United States and Saudi Arabia over the death of journalist and Saudi dissident Jamal
(COR) The COR in Canada has announced that Starbucks across Canada are now selling all cakes with its hashgacha. They are all dairy. Kosher consumers should ask baristas to see the boxes that the cakes/muffins originated from in order to confirm that the cakes are indeed under the COR.
(JNS) PayPal has stopped servicing the British anti-poverty and social-justice organization War on Want after UK Lawyers for Israel (UKLFI) and the Lawfare Project filed a complaint last month with the Charity Commission, highlighting War on Want’s alleged connections to the
(Courtesy of ALEH) In September, ALEH (www.ALEH.org), Israel’s network of care for children with severe complex disabilities, announced that it has joined forces with Israel’s Ministry of Construction and Housing and the Merhavim Regional Council to develop a new inclusive town in
Eli Seidman is studying at Yeshivat Har Etzion (“The Gush”) in Alon Shevut. He grew up in Bergenfield, attended Moriah for elementary school and Frisch for high school. His family davens at Keter Torah.
His next stop? Yeshiva University’s Sy Syms School of Business
(Courtesy of FIDF) On Oct. 17 at the New York Hilton Midtown, 1,200 leading business people and philanthropists from across the country saluted Israel’s brave soldiers and veterans at the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) National N.Y. Gala Dinner, which raised more than $32 million to support well-being and
(JNS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed “strong action” in response to a rocket attack from Gaza that smashed a home in Be’er Sheva, Israel’s third-largest city.
“I have just finished an assessment with the heads of the IDF and the security establishment senior leadership,” the
(Israel Hayom/JNS) U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman visited the city of Ariel, over the Green Line in Judea and Samaria, this week to attend an event promoting commercial ties between Israelis and Palestinians.
His visit was unprecedented as foreign envoys, including those from the U.S., have not
(JNS) U.S. President Donald Trump’s top envoy to the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt, said this week the administration’s upcoming Middle East peace plan seeks to unite Gaza and the West Bank.
“Let’s be clear about something: Gaza and the West Bank have been separated for 10 years, not only