Life Goes On in Israel

A guest blog by Michael Katz, Director of Donor and Corporate Development

What Else Can I Do?

With the ground assault come casualties. Heartbreaking to Jews anywhere in the world but here is Israel the pain is very, very deep. Having seen their young and beautiful faces this week, so filled with life and now they're gone. How difficult to comprehend...How will the parents go on? And …

I Am in Awe

We finished breakfast and made our way to the buses. We just boarded when the sirens blared. We quickly and in orderly fashion disembarked and proceeded to the hotel safe room. 

We heard what sounded like fireworks, looked up and saw the Iron Dome protect us and Tel Aviv, right before our …

Life Goes On

When they say, life goes on here, it's not just rhetoric. From the moment we touched down, to sipping iced coffee outside at a cafe with the Mediterranean as the backdrop. People are surfing, swimming, and enjoying the beautiful summer day. When I ask about getting to the shelters in time, i…