Israel

Richard and Sally Krugel
September 1, 2014

Honored Community Leaders

Meet Dr. Richard and Sally Krugel, celebrating 50 years of marriage. Lifelong activists, partners in extraordinary community service. Frequent fliers to Israel. Gracious hosts to new Detroiters. Joyous grandparents of six.

Eviatar Israel Campers
July 1, 2014

Welcoming Eviatar and Liraz to Jewish Detroit

It must be besherit (meant to be). The close circles of friends that have brought Eviatar Baksis and Liraz Cohen back to Michigan are far too numerous to be coincidence.

May 1, 2014

Lacrosse: A Win-Win Sport for Israel

It's a whole new game. With the goal to engage young Jews from all over the world, the Israel Lacrosse Association (ILA), organized just three years ago, has proven to be a startup with remarkable speed.

May 1, 2014

Yom HaZikaron

Only a breath separates Israel's somber Remembrance Day for fallen soldiers and the joyous celebration of Independence Day.

Tal Siegmann
May 1, 2014

Israeli Detroiter

Meet Tal Siegmann, 46. Born in Ohio, raised in Haifa. Former IDF officer. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Director of JCC Center Day Camps. Woodworker. Community builder. With Lisa, super parent of three.

April 1, 2014

The Power of Detroit Community Birthright

On a Detroit Community Birthright trip, Jordan Barpal finds his place in Israel.

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