Tag Archives: friendship

  • An Aliyah Full Circle

    Have you ever looked forward to something that you figured would happen one day, playing and replaying the potential scenes in your head? This morning, at Ben Gurion Airport, I was lucky enough to watch these wonderful, movie-like scenes turn into reality in front of my very own eyes. I had a front row ticket […]

  • Melinda and Chelsea: The Inspiring Story of Aliyah Across the Ages

    When Melinda (Malka) Kieffer first traveled to Israel in 1969, she was elated by what she found. “I remember being so impressed that the garbage collectors were wearing kippot and that there was Hebrew on the mailboxes,” said Melinda. “It resonated with me that every single aspect of the country had something Jewish about it.” […]