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42 orphans joyously celebrate their bat mitzvah in Jerusalem
February 20, 2020
“When they come to an event like this, where everyone has experienced the same loss, they realize they aren’t alone,” Karen Fonfeder, originally from Los Angeles, who lost her husband to sudden illness four years ago while they were expecting their sixth child.
Orphaned in Mumbai in 2008, Moshe Holtzberg celebrates his bar mitzvah
December 2, 2019
To mark the milestone event, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi send congratulatory messages.
Krakow street to be named after rabbi and 300 orphans murdered in the Holocaust
May 28, 2019
During the liquidation of the Krakow ghetto orphanage by the Nazis, Rabbi David Alter Kurzmann was offered to abandon the children and live or join them in their deaths. He chose the latter.
IDF grants entry to two Syrian adults and four new orphans in wake of Assad attacks
July 1, 2018
The six were injured in a renewed offensive against anti-regime forces in the southwestern Daraa region and allowed entry to Israel after local leaders made contact with the Jewish state to ask for help.