Israel & the World

From the Archives
April 1, 2013

Scenes from the Archives

Jewish Detroit's strength in numbers goes to Israel in more missions per year than any other Federation community in America.

Letters from Israel
March 1, 2013

Letters from Israel

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

Birthright
February 1, 2013

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
January 1, 2013

Advocating for Israel

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

Lisa Lis
December 1, 2012

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
September 1, 2012

There and Back Again

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

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