One Heart; One Nation

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Shavous takes place  on Sunday and Monday . It is the Jewish Holiday during which we celebrate Hashem’s giving the Jewish people the Torah at Har Sinai. Standing at the foot of the mountain, we enthusiastically accepted the Torah proclaiming, “We are one Nation with one Heart. In a world of chaos this is a …

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Their Prayers are Special

The orphaned girls from our Children’s Home in Netanya will be visiting Jerusalem and the Kotel/ Western Wall on Thursday, May 28th. What greater personal intervention can you have than the heartfelt prayers of the Lev LaLev girls? The Torah tells us that Hashem hears the cries of widows and orphans above all others! Our …

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Help Ease Their Pain

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Thank you for your help and support for the orphaned and disadvantaged girls at the Lev Lalev Children’s Home in Israel. Because you care, we are making a difference in the lives of our girls. Over sixty percent of our girls are in need of a mental health intervention program. Many of our girls are …

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Laag BaOmer 2015

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Lev Lalev, our Children’s Home in Israel works extensively with orphaned and disadvantaged girls to “stop their pain”. The month of May is mental health month and we are reaching out to ask people to help support our efforts in this critical area. One of the minor holidays on our calendar is called Lag BaOmer. …

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Kotel Prayer

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Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) will be celebrated on Sunday (May 17th). It commemorates the reunification of the Old City and the Kotel in the aftermath of the Six Day War in June 1967. Yitzchak Rabin, who was the commander in chief of the IDF at that time and later the Prime Minister of Israel, described …

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An Ode to our Mothers

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Mothers Day in the United States is this Sunday. It is a day in which we celebrate and show appreciation to our mothers. Most of us are quite fortunate that we have been raised by Moms whose compassion and strength has shown us the way. Like a solid building which stands for many years because …

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We Celebrate and Reflect

Today we celebrate the 67th Israel Independence Day and thank Hashem for the goodness he has bestowed upon us. After 2,000 years of exile, we established a sovereign Jewish nation which serves as the ingathering of all those who want to return to our Promised Land. I was born shortly after Israel became an Independent …

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We remember our Jewish children

We at Lev Lalev Orphanage and Children’s Home in Netanya Israel are planning a “coinage campaign” to collect 1,500,000 coins from all over the world. This number represents the 1.5 million children murdered during the Holocaust. Today is Yom Hashoa-Holocaust Memorial Day. Earlier today in Israel we had two minutes of silence when everyone in …

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Yom Hashoah: Numbers don’t lie

This week is Yom Hashoah, the Holocaust Memorial Day; it is a day of great sadness, contemplation, and disgust. It is the day on which we remember the murder of almost six million Jews, and many others who suffered at the hands of the Nazis. Numbers cannot always convey the whole story, but consider these …

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Less Than 100 Hours From Now

Just a few days ago, I wrote to you to share with you just how desperate the orphaned girls at the Lev Lalev Children’s Home are for new clothing and shoes for Passover and the spring. Thanks to so many of our donors and supporters, we have been able to provide for many of the …

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