Letters from Israel

Letters from Israel

Encouraging “letter-perfect” Hebrew at Hillel, Rivka Schuchman encourages a 6th grade pen pal exchange.

Birthright

Birthright Sweethearts

As fellow travelers, Heather Kerwin an Jeff Vieder expected to fall in love with Israel. They didn’t expect to fall in love with each other.

Advocating for Israel

Advocating for Israel

Talking points with Allan Gale, Associate Director, Jewish Community Relations Council

Lisa Lis

Every Friday a Challah Day

Meet Lisa Mark Lis, social activist, philanthropist, community builder, president of Federation’s Women’s Department, networker ready to meet, greet, tweet and wish the world a Shabbat Shalom.

Birthright Trip: Masada

There and Back Again

Josh Michaels sums up his Taglig-Birthright experience this way: life-changing.

A Runner's High

A Runner’s High

Conquering the Mountain to Valley Relay in Israel

Mark Hauser

In Celebration of Sacred Work

Meet Mark R. Hauser: Community Leader, Fundraiser, Financial Steward, Legal Counsel, Opening Doors, Closing Deals. Listed among the best lawyers in the country. Recipient of Federation’s 2012 Butzel Award.

Overnight Success

Overnight Success

Israeli Campers at Tamarack, Growing Strong

Molly Chernow

Detroiter by Choice

Meet Molly Chernow, 41, Floridian in love with Detroit, busy mom of three, woman on a mission to connect families and bring survivors’ stories to light.

Israel: Off the Beaten Path

Detroiters list their favorite sights, shops and spots in Israel.