Activism

30,000 parade through New York in support of Israel

STUART WINER, TIMES OF ISRAEL Despite a persistent downpour of rain, some 30,000 people marched through New York on Sunday in the annual Celebrate Israel Parade. Hosted by the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York, the parade, which featured floats with dancers, bands, and performers, made its way through Manhattan from 52nd Street to […]

Korn guitarist gets Hebrew eyelid tattoo (Via TMZ)

“Head” Welch paid special tribute to the man upstairs — BY TATTOOING A RELIGIOUS WORD IN HEBREW ON HIS FREAKING EYELID!!! For you non-Jews (or you Jews that can’t read Hebrew) the tattoo says, “Shekhinah” — which essentially translates to mean God’s presence on Earth. … at least, that’s what we think it means (sorry, […]

TiME – New global initiative to be launched in Knesset

This is My Earth (TiME), an environmental start-up that is being developed to save biodiversity through the conservation of critical habitats around the world A special event will be hosted at the Knesset on March 28, 2016 to launch a new global network to protect critical ecological habitats. This is My Earth (TiME) is an […]

Bringing Israeli Innovation to African Villages

Israeli women – and tech – connect African villages to water, electricity Israeli organization, Innovation: Africa, was founded by Sivan Ya’ari. Innovation: Africa is recognized for their work in bringing Israeli innovation to African countries, including: Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, The Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal and Ethiopia. They currently involved in 104 projects […]

A brave hat for a brave heart

By Kylie Ora Lobell – Jewish Journal The hospital can be scary at any age, but for children, it can be especially daunting. This initiative helps children be brave instead of scared Happy Hats for Kids Hero Club sends kits to kids in hospitals who are undergoing medical procedures, giving them hats to wear when they are scared and will make […]

Priscilla “Queen of the Desert” heads to Tel Aviv!

By: Ashley Amazing music, hilarious stories and fantastic characters! Based on the popular 1994 film, the musical follows two drag queens and a transexual who buy a run-down old bus Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to see London’s hit musical: Priscilla Queen of the Desert from July 4-9! For tickets visit www.2207.co.il For the full article, […]