Photo Galleries

  • Underground Prisoners Museum

    Over Chanukah, two groups of NBN Olim had the opportunity to tour the Museum of Underground Prisoners. We watched an informative video, saw actual prison cells, and learned about the lives of those imprisoned there. Afterwards, we celebrated our Jewish freedom by eating sufganiyot together before heading home to light Chanukah candles. #LiveLoveIsrael #MakeItHome

  • Officially Israeli December 2016 Part II

    On December 21st and 28th 3 branches of the Ministry of Interior joined us at our office in Jerusalem to help 155 people make Aliyah and become #OfficiallyIsraeli Tag your friends and wish them a big Mazal Tov! #LiveLoveIsrael Isn’t it time YOU became #OfficiallyIsraeli?

  • Training & Volunteering with Maccabi Tel Aviv

    Olim families had a wonderful Chanukah day with Maccabi Tel Aviv FC – מועדון הכדורגל מכבי ת”א. Kids of all ages had a chance to train with a Maccabi coach on their official training field and even have fun with the mascot! Joshua Halickman, NBN Oleh and Director of the @Maccabi Foundation gave a moving […]

  • Becoming Officially Israeli December 14, 2016

    90 residents of Israel became citizens right in our office during round one of the December internal Aliyah, or “Guided” day. Every month we process Aliyah for people who are already living in Israel. This month we will be assisting over 230 to make Aliyah in our Jerusalem office. Stay tuned for round 2. Find […]

  • Tech Talks: Innovation in the Startup Nation

    This week, Nefesh B’Nefesh hosted over 300 people at the first event in a new series, “ NBN Tech Talks: Innovation in the Startup Nation.” The event took place at the beautiful Rise Tel Aviv space and featured five of the leading and emerging voices in the Israeli tech ecosystem, including Michael Eisenberg, Equal Partner […]

  • Officially Israeli November 2016

    This month, over the course of 3 days with 3 branches from the Ministry Of The Interior (Rosh Haayin, Yafo, and Afula), we processed Aliyah for 130 Olim right in our office – the oldest of whom is 92 years old and the youngest only 3 months! We printed ID cards for 130 people who […]

  • Officially Israeli October 2016

    One hundred and two people made it official by completing their Aliyah in our office this month despite the holidays and limted work days. We wish them a big mazal tov and hope their holiday celebrations are that much more meaningful now that they have become Israeli citizens. #LiveLoveIsrael Isn’t it time YOU became #OfficiallyIsraeli?

  • Sept 21 2016 Group Flight

    Today 62 Nefashot (souls) made Aliyah from the US, the oldest 95 years young and the youngest just under 2 months. There were 2 sets of twins on today’s flight and many grandparents being welcomed by children and grandchildren. The Olim will be going South to Marhav Am and Be’er Sheva; North to Haifa; settling […]

  • Officially Israeli September 2016

    Mazal tov to the 111 new Olim who became #OfficiallyIsraeli at our offices this month. Every month Nefesh B’Nefesh hosts a branch of Ministry Of Interior, Israel and together we transform people already living in Israel into citizens. #LiveLoveIsrael Find out how you, too, can make it official.

  • August 2016 Chartered Flight Ben Gurion

    Today 234 landed and became citizens of Israel on our 55th chartered flight in our 14th year. Among them was Olah number FIFTY THOUSAND! 75 will be enlisting in the Israel Defense Forces, 6 are volunteering for National Service, there are 24 families with 78 children, and 24 singles. The oldest Oleh on the flight […]

  • Officially Israeli August 2016

    100 new Olim were processed at our office this month! These are people already living in Israel who have decided to make it official and become citizens, with our help. It’s pretty incredible to see: a branch of the Ministry Of Interior, Israel, each time from a different city, comes to our office, sets up, […]

  • LA Group Flight August 2016

    Welcome 34 incredible new citizens from the West Coast! California, Texas, Colorado, Washington, and Oregon. We even let one from Florida on 😉 They just spent their first shabbat in Elad, Haifa, Herzliya, Holon, Jerusalem, Kibbutz Alumim, Kibbutz Kissufim, Kibbutz Nir Yitzkah, Kiryat Bialik, Kiryat Shmona, Mazkeret Batya, Modiin, Or Haner, Ra’anana, and Ramat Poleg! […]

  • Officially Israeli August 2016

    100 people are becoming Israeli citizens right here in our office over the next week. These are people who already live here and decided to become #OfficiallyIsraeli Mazal tov! Find out how you, too, can become #OfficiallyIsraeli here in Jerusalem

  • August 2 Group Flight

    75 Olim landed yesterday as part of a total of a total of 200 making Aliyah this week. This was the flight of awesome family/group shirts! Tag your friends! These Olim made their way to Efrat, Elkana, Givat Shmuel, Hadera, Jerusalem, Kibbutz Afikim, Mitzpe Ramon, Modiin, Moreshet, Moshav Shoresh, Nahariya, Neve Daniel, Pardes Chana-Karkur, Petach […]

  • July 2016 Chartered Flight – Ben Gurion

    This morning we had the honor and privilege of welcoming the first chartered flight of the summer full of 220 new citizens of Israel! The excitement was electric as music filled the air and Olim, guests, partners, and volunteers danced and sang together. In addition to 5 sets of twins and 2 dogs, the flight’s […]

  • 220 Make it Home – July 2016 Chartered Flight

    The plane has just left JFK! Olim say goodbye to their loved-ones and embark on a life-changing flight to #MakeItHome in Israel. Good luck, G-d bless, Nesiya Tova (good flight), can’t wait to welcome you on the other side! On the flight are 5 sets of twins, 2 adorable dogs,and a whole plane-full of special […]

  • June 28th 2016 Group Flight

    Mazal tov to 51 new Olim, including 15 soon-to-be Israel Defense Forces lone soldiers! Ranging from 3 months of age to 91, they landed last week on a Nefesh B’Nefesh group Aliyah flight, in cooperation with Israel’s Ministry of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption, the The Jewish Agency for Israel, Jewish National Fund, Jewish National Fund […]

  • Group Flight, May 2016

    Wish a big Mazal Tov to 36 Olim who landed yesterday. From Quebec to Pardes Hanna-Karkur; California, Washington, New York, Maryland, and Georgia to Jerusalem; Colorado to to Haifa; Connecticut to Be’er Sheva; Florida to Eliav; Massachusetts to Yaffo; New Jersey to Tel Aviv and Tzur Yitzhak; Pennsylvania to Afula and Tel Aviv, New York […]

  • Group Flight April 11th, 2016

    Please welcome 23 of our newest Olim! From Plainview, Hartsdale, Far Rockaway, Brooklyn, Lakewood, Teaneck, Summit, Plano, Dallas, Richmond, Wickliffe, Bethesda, Bloomington, and Waterbury! Heading to Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Kiryat Sefer, Beit Shemesh, Givatayim, Chashmonaim, Ramat Gan, Tveriya, Lower Galilee, Efrat, and Yad Binyamin! A big mazal tov and welcome home! Tag your friends and […]

  • Higher Education 101 February 2016

    “We got a lot of really good information and it was great to see that there are so many other people also interested in studying in Israel next year,” said Ruthie Sanders after she attended our Higher Education 101 seminar on Feburary 1st, 2016 at Nefesh B’Nefesh. Over 50 young women, serving the country this […]

  • Lone Soldiers Program Yom Siddurim 2016

    On February 11th, 2016, in Tel Aviv, over 1500 lone soldiers from all over the world were able to take care of many crucial bureaucratic needs such as driver’s license conversion, changes of address, higher education and career guidance, as well as Aliyah services. Representatives from agencies such as the Ministry of Aliyah and Immigrant […]

  • Sherut Leumi (National Service) Evening February 2016

    On February 14th, 2016, Here Next Year and Nefesh B’Nefesh brought 20 (Hebrew speaking) volunteers to help more than 50 North American girls who were interested in volunteering in Sheirut Leumi for the coming year. The event’s mission was to help the girls navigate the National Service websites and to sign up for interviews for next […]

  • Jerusalem Marathon March 2016

    The 2016 Jerusalem Marathon was one of Israel’s largest with over 25,000 participants. It is a very special experience to watch or participate by running or walking down thousand-year old streets and past historic sites like the Old City walls. Many participate to raise money for causes. Thanks to the Nefesh B’Nefesh Olim who sent […]

  • Aliyah Mega Event 2016

    Our March 6th Aliyah Mega Event in NYC was incredible, with ver 1000 people in attendance. The day started with sessions for retirees, followed by families, and singles and young professionals toward the end of the day. The presenters were able to focus on the specific needs of each group, provide critical information and answer […]

  • February 24, 2016 – Aliyah Group Flight

    Mazal tov to the 26 new Olim who arrived last week! They hail from: Florida, Washington, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Quebec! And they are headed to: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Bet Shemesh, Ramat Gan, Ofakim, Nes Tziona, Modiin, Ma’alot, Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu, Kibbutz Ramat Yochanan, Haifa, and Emmanuel. Give them a […]

  • NBN at Jerusalem HaPoel Basketball Game 2016

    On February 21, 2016, 350 NBN Olim attended an exciting basketball game between Hapoel Jerusalem B.C. and Hapoel Tel Aviv BC. We got a big shoutout over the speakers, and some of our own Olim were invited on to the court! Check out our events calendar to see what’s coming up – we can’t wait […]

  • Darom Adom Tiyul 2016

    On February 18th, five busloads of Olim from Jerusalem, Bet Shemesh, Be’er Sheva, and Ashkelon came to take part in the annual “Darom Adom” experience. First, the group was hosted at Kibbutz Alumim, a religious Kibbutz in the North-Western Negev. They learned about the history of the Kibbutz, whose membership is made up of 20% […]

  • Purim 2016

    Nefesh B’Nefesh wishes everyone a safe and a fun Purim 2016 with best wishes for a long weekend and Shabbat. What were YOU for Purim? Add your pics in the comments and tag your friends in the album! #LiveLoveIsrael  

  • March 9, 2016 – Officially Israeli Aliyah Day

    We are thrilled that in March, 2016 Nefesh B’Nefesh had the honor of helping 150 people already living in Israel realize their dreams and become citizens! #MakeItHome #LiveLoveIsrael If you would like more information on becoming #OfficiallyIsraeli, click HERE. Photo credit לאור ירח צילום אירועים – ליאור ותומר and Shev Shatzman  

  • March 29, 2016 – Group Flight

    Welcome home new Olim! From Atlanta, Baltimore, Boca, Brooklyn, Chicago, Columbia, Flushing, Great Neck, Harris, Miami, Minnetonka, NY, Okemos, Olney, Portland, Richmond, San Anselmo, Southfield, and Washington! They’re on their way home to Beit Shemesh, Arad, Kiryat Motzkin, Jerusalem, Givat Shmuel, Netanya, Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu, Tel Aviv, Tel Mond, Haifa, Rishon LeZion, Be’er Sheva, and […]

  • March 29, 2016 – Officially Israeli Aliyah Day

    On March 29, 2016, we were so overjoyed when 60 people became #OfficiallyIsraeli right in our office in Jerusalem! Already living in Israel? You, too, can become #OfficiallyIsraeli. Check it out HERE.  Photo credit: לאור ירח צילום אירועים – ליאור ותומר  

  • Group Flight March 29 2016

    Welcome home new Olim! From Atlanta, Baltimore, Boca, Brooklyn, Chicago, Columbia, Flushing, Great Neck, Harris, Miami, Minnetonka, NY, Okemos, Olney, Portland, Richmond, San Anselmo, Southfield, and Washington! They’re on their way home to Beit Shemesh, Arad, Kiryat Motzkin, Jerusalem, Givat Shmuel, Netanya, Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu, Tel Aviv, Tel Mond, Haifa, Rishon LeZion, Be’er Sheva, and […]

  • Group Flight-February 24, 2016

    Mazal tov to the 26 new Olim who arrived last week! They hail from: Florida, Washington, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Quebec! And they are headed to: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Bet Shemesh, Ramat Gan, Ofakim, Nes Tziona, Modiin, Ma’alot, Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu, Kibbutz Ramat Yochanan, Haifa, and Emmanuel. Give them a […]

  • Officially Israeli Day February 2016

    Mazal tov to the 95 people who made it official today and became Israeli citizens! Some have lived in Israel a few weeks while others have called Israel home for many years. Kol hakavod to all! #LiveLoveIsrael #MakeItHome #OfficiallyIsraeli Find out how to make Aliyah from within Israel

  • June 24, 2015 – Aliyah Group Flight

    Today we welcomed 71 Olim at our first summer flight of 2015! On the flight were 9 families and 30 young adults making Aliyah with Garin Tzabar to soon enter the Israel Defense Forces! Among them, Judah, who joined his two older brothers who made Aliyah and joined the IDF before him. Click on their […]