Israeli Food Bank Launches Charity Credit Card for Families

Colel Chabad’s Eshel Card Will Allow Poverty-Stricken Families to Make Food Purchases with Dignity Colel Chabad, known to be the longest consecutively active charitable organization in Israel, is launching a new program for families who depend on the Food Bank for help – especially over the holidays. With Purim approaching, Colel Chabad has launched an Eshel Card […]

Israeli foodie hits sweet spot with fashionable candy

By: Shachar Atwan Maayan Zilberman cites Israeli chutzpah as the key ingredient in her success with Sweet Saba brand In 2001, Maayan Zilberman established a lingerie brand with two partners in 2001, which was later sold to The Gap. In 2007, Zilberman started another brand called, The Lake & Stars, which ran until 2013, selling at […]

You think you know what a desert is?

By: Dennis Mitzner Shattering all stereotypes of desert, Israel’s Beersheba is not sand-filled with camels walking around, but turning into a cybertech oasis According to Tech Crunch: “Beersheba has all of the ingredients of a vibrant security technology ecosystem, including Ben-Gurion University with its graduate program in cybersecurity and Cyber Security Research Center, and the presence […]

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 For the full article, […]

Ellen meets Wonder Woman

Not only is she Wonder Woman to Batman V Superman, she’s also Wonder Woman to her adorable daughter Don’t miss the infamous Israeli actress/model talk to Ellen DeGeneres about her role as Wonder Woman. If this doesn’t make you love her even more, than you need to watch the interview again!  

UBC’s successful ‘Israel on Campus’ events

The Taste of Israel Shabbat was the perfect ending to Israel on Campus – an event put together by fellow campus associations Last week UBC celebrated Israel on Campus and concluded with a Taste of Israel Shabbat.  The event quickly grew from an expected 80 students to a turnout of more than 120 attendees! SDM’s ongoing sponsorship to campus communities, […]