Over Hanukkah, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) lone soldiers Samuel Sebban, Shannon Touil and Nathan Marciano paid a surprise visit to their families with the support of Yahad: Untied for Israel’s Soldiers.
A young Israeli man with a disability always wanted to become a firefighter and serve in the IDF. Special in Uniform, an IDF program which enables special-needs recruits to serve just like their peers, believed in him. Last week, this young man helped save Israel from horrendous fires. So inspiring!
Today marks Israel’s national Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terror, one day before the country celebrates the anniversary of its independence. For the entire nation, it is a difficult day, but for 16,307 bereaved families, it is a day of immeasurable pain. Since 1860, 23,477 individuals have given their lives to establish,… Read more »