Pray at the Kotel

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For the past few years I have been professionally involved with the Lev Lalev Orphanage in Netanya, Israel.The work is rewarding and I have very special affinity to our donors and friends. Whenever I travel to Israel to visit the home, I always make it a point to visit the Kotel and pray for the …

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May She Be Blessed

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Each Friday night our girls at Lev Lalev receive the special blessing, you should merit a life which mirrors the lives of our matriachs, Sarah, Rivka, Rochel, and Leah. This week’s Parsha discusses the life of Sarah. She lived to the age of 127, and was the life partner of Abraham. Together they built a …

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Resilience

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Our girls at the Lev Lalev Orphanage in Netanya, Israel know what tragedy is in their young lives. In their young lives one or both of their parents have either died or have been institutionalized. They have felt the loss of family, of community, and of neighborhood. So, when they learned of the murder at …

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Mishane Makom, Mishane Mazel

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Changing places, can change our mazal. In this week’s Torah portion, Hashem commands Avraham, “Go far from your land, your birthplace, and from your father’s house, to the land that I will show you.” For Avraham to build a legacy and a new nation, had to break with the past and embrace the future. For …

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Our Girls at Lev Lalev Study the Parsha

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Each week our girls at Lev Lalev study the Torah and on Shabbat, discuss lessons they’ve learned. Since the orphanage was founded on Jewish religious principles, and supported through the tzedakah and charity of so many wonderful people, we wanted to share with you a glimpse of the value driven lessons that the girls learn …

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