Tag Archive: Israel Charity

Kotel Trip

Prayer

We want to thank you for all you do for the girls at Lev LaLev. Our girls made great progress this past year due in large measure to your support, prayers, and friendship. Now, they would like to do something for you. Next week they will be visiting the Kotel in Jerusalem. Carrying individual prayer …

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An interesting lead story in Israel AM caught my attention.

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“Each day we scour the Israeli Hebrew and English news sources to bring you the day’s important news. But on rare occasions, there just isn’t anything important enough to report. That’s usually a good thing because it means that, at least for one day, there were no new terror attacks, political crisis, scandals, demonstrations or …

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Vulnerability

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I heard yesterday on Public Radio that for the first time in over a decade the life expectancy in the United States slightly decreased. While the experts were unsure of what generated this, they did say that there was an increase in deaths of young people from drug overdoses and suicides. At Lev Lalev our …

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Israel Update

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They Can Burn Our Forests- But They Can’t Dampen Our Spirits Headlines in the Israeli Press: More Than 60,000 Flee Massive Fires Close to 1,000 families have lost their homes 130,000 Dunam of Woodland Burn in Central Israel- in more than a dozen locations Police Chief and Minister Bennet Point to Terrorist: At Least 17 …

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Happy Thanksgiving

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As we approach the U.S. Thanksgiving we are, thankful and grateful for all the help and support we get from you our Lev Lalev family. We appreciate your devotion and friendship.   Enjoy Thanksgiving Day and count your blessings; as we count YOU among our blessings. Thank you so much for helping to give our …

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Mazel Tov! Mazel Tov!

Hodaya came to Lev Lalev when she was eleven years old. She lost her parents many years ago and was raised by elderly grandparents until they could no longer take care of her. Mazel Tov- recently she became engaged to a young outstanding scholar from central Israel. Unfortunately, they have very limited resources and need …

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Victory

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As I was scrolling through the TV channels last night, I came across something quite extraordinary. The national anthem was being played through sign language; then the high school football game began between California School for the Deaf and its opponent. Believe it or not California School for the Deaf won the game 44-0. They …

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Remembering Daniel Lewin

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On September 11th there is a tradition to read the names of each of the victims of the terrorist attack. Today, we are reflecting on one victim- Daniel Lewin who was the first casualty of the coordinated assaults. Born in Denver Daniel grew up in Jerusalem. He served in Special Forces, graduated from Technion University, …

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A Single Match

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This Shabbos is called Shabbos Chazon. It refers to the prophecy of Isaiah who wrote after the destruction of the Second Temple “Hashem will make Jerusalem the center of the world once again”. Rabbi Levi Yitzchok of Berditchev says that “Each of us is granted a vision from afar of the Beis Hamikdosh-The Holy Temple”. …

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Random Acts of Loving Kindness

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This Sunday we observe Tsha B’av to recall the many tragedies that befell the Jewish people throughout our history. There are two predominant thoughts that are discussed by our Rabbis. The first is that the Second Holy Temple was destroyed because of Sinas Chinam- unjustified hatred. The second is that in each generation that the …

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