Guest Blog

a blog by Stanley Stone, Federation Senior Vice President

Dreams and Visions in the Negev

The Ness Fund supports economic development throughout the Negev region of Israel. The purpose of our mission is to meet with prospective recipients and learn about their innovative ideas.

The People of Israel Live

When we went to sleep Monday night, the feeling was the cease-fire would be extended. Needless to say no one was really surprised to hear that Hamas had done it again and broken another cease-fire.

24 Hours in Israel — Up and Down With Emotions

We arrived at 5:15 Sunday evening. What was immediately noticeable was the lack of foreign passports that were on line. It was the fastest I’ve ever gotten through passport control.