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You Heard It Here First: What Atlantans Say About Birthright Israel

by Birthright Israel Foundation May 12, 2020 at 8:00 am
Photo of Birthright Israel group in Jaffa, Israel

You Heard It Here First: What Atlantans Say About Birthright Israel

by Birthright Israel Foundation May 12, 2020 at 8:00 am

We bet you didn’t know that since Birthright Israel’s inception over 9,000 participants from Atlanta, GA have been part of this unforgettable experience. Birthright Israel Foundation and our generous supporters in Atlanta are committed to ensuring young Jews in their community grow closer to their Jewish heritage through this program.  Doug Ross, Birthright Israel Foundation’s Board Treasurer and Chair of the Atlanta Leadership Council, told the Atlanta Jewish Times the community trips help connect young Jews in the area. Read More

How my Birthright Israel trip helped me save a life

by Benjamin Kanas • Bexley, OH May 12, 2020 at 8:00 am
Ben donating stem cells for Gift of Life

How my Birthright Israel trip helped me save a life

by Benjamin Kanas • Bexley, OH May 12, 2020 at 8:00 am

More than two years ago, when I signed up for a Birthright Israel trip with fellow students from The Ohio State University’s Hillel, I never thought I’d end up saving a life. You might ask how one could even have such an opportunity on a free trip to Israel, but it’s possible. Read More