Israel Archives - Page 6 of 9 - My Jewish Detroit

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.

Kelli Saperstein
March 1, 2014

NEXTGen World Traveler

Meet Kelli Saperstein, age 34. Wealth advisor. Community builder. U. of M. alumna; Board Member - Federation’s NEXTGen, Women’s Philanthropy and Jewish Family Service; JDC Mission Leader; Fast runner, going the distance.

February 1, 2014

Federation’s Sweethearts: Meant for Each Other

Better than JDate? Maybe. For every summer at Tamarack, Detroit mission to Israel, Shabbat dinner at Hillel, NEXTGen Epic event, “graduating” class of interns at a Jewish agency. . . there’s a budding romance.

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