There are around 160,500 citizens of Ethiopian descent in Israel, having experienced quite a struggle to actually arrive here.
Israel Relief Aid got in an unusual item: new soccer shoes (with the cleats under them for playing on grass)!
Ramle is a mixed city of Middle Eastern Jews, Muslim Arabs, Christian Arabs, Ethiopian Jews and Russian Jews. It’s not unusual to hear English, Arabic, Amharic, Russian and Hebrew at any given time.
In the Netherlands, this container is being loaded for Israel. Inside is new clothing and adult diapers.
Bethlehem lies around 6 miles south of Jerusalem. Around 16% of its inhabitants are Christian Arabs. It’s interesting that large numbers of these Christians originally migrated from Yemen and the Petra area to escape Muslim persecution, and yet now they…
Supplying clothing to the Holy Land, the Promised Land . . . what a privilege it is to help new immigrants and struggling families of all types.
In the south of Israel, there are two shelters for Israelis who have totally given up hope and were picked up off the streets in Tel Aviv and other cities.
Sitting next to the Gaza Strip is the Israeli town of Sderot, which has been hard hit by missiles and incendiary balloons over many years from Hamas over the border. In August, Israel Relief Aid (with the help of lovers…
A message from the Jerusalem recipients . . . Shira, Leah and Merav, finding needed clothing and school supplies at the Jerusalem aid center wanted to give you a big thank you!
It’s a shocker that when we think of Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Nazareth and all the other famous cities, that there are 25% of Israelis there struggling under the poverty line. When kids are involved, it is even more heartbreaking.