Natalya and Dmitri M from Tbilisi, Georgia

Natalya and Dmitri M from Tbilisi, Georgia

Natalya tells the young couple’s story:“My husband and I are a couple who love a challenge! We want to change our life. We have overcome a lot of stress and want to have a better life for our family. My grandmother always told me that Israel is our land. This...
Vladimir and Alla K from Kiev

Vladimir and Alla K from Kiev

Vladimir tells the couple’s story: “For me, making Aliyah is the only hope to live longer as I am now suffering from an incurable disease. There is hope that in Israel, where the medicine and doctors are more advanced, they can help me. Sometimes they do wonders!” “I...
Irina and Sergei M from Stefanova, Bulgaria

Irina and Sergei M from Stefanova, Bulgaria

Irina and Sergei made Aliyah along with their daughter Eva. Eva has a number of serious health issues and the family are hoping for better health care in Israel. Volunteers from a local church brought the family from their village of Stefanova to the airport in Varna...
Olga S from Kiev

Olga S from Kiev

This is my dream – to live in Israel – and now it’s coming true!“It is difficult when your daughter and grandchildren are so far away – but I always believed that we could be together. My own mother was left an orphan when she was 12 years old. The Nazis shot her...
Sofia and Andrei G from Ufa

Sofia and Andrei G from Ufa

Andrei and Sofia are both teachers from Ufa, Russia and they are very excited to be re-united with relatives who are already living in Israel. In fact, they will even live with them for a while. Although it is difficult for the couple to part their friends and their...
Lev and Tatyana B from Gzhizak, Uzbekistan

Lev and Tatyana B from Gzhizak, Uzbekistan

We got to know this family several years ago when we helped their children make Aliyah. Now it is the time for the parents to make their Aliyah. Their health has become very weak and they decided to go to their children who have now settled in Israel. When we met...
Aleksandr and Irina B from Kiev

Aleksandr and Irina B from Kiev

Aleksandr and Irina made Aliyah with their two children, daughter Anna and son, Artem. Aleksandr tells their story. “My wife and I both worked in low paid organizations. I am an ambulance driver and my wife works in Social Services, dealing with children and young...
Simentob L from Akhaltsikhe, Georgia

Simentob L from Akhaltsikhe, Georgia

“I’m like the last Mohicans here in my city!! As a pure Jewish man, I want to be in my Holy Land and to die there! I know that Israel in the promised land – and that promise is part of me. I know that I can give a brighter future to my family and my son. I have done...
Olga and Sergei P from Samara

Olga and Sergei P from Samara

Olga and Sergei made Aliyah along with their daughters, Diana and Eva.Sergei had a good job but recently he lost it (he is the main wage earner). Olga worked in education and her salary was very small. This was the impetus for them to leave for Israel along with hopes...
Dina and Igor V from Ufa

Dina and Igor V from Ufa

Dina and Igor made Aliyah along with their son, Savelii.Dina and Igor decided that they, along with their younger son, will make Aliyah to be closer to their older children who are already in Israel. Problems at Igor’s work also pushed forward their decision. Igor...
Aleksandr and Yulia O from Novosibirsk

Aleksandr and Yulia O from Novosibirsk

Aleksandr and Yulia made Aliyah with their son, Timofei. Aleksandr tells their story “I didn’t know that our family had Jewish roots. Two years ago, Yulia, by accident, found the birth certificate of my grandmother Rosa Moiseyevna [daughter of Moses]. Our family...
Vladislav B from Evpatoria, Crimea

Vladislav B from Evpatoria, Crimea

Vlad is writing this from Israel, having made Aliyah with Ezra’s help. “Hello, my name is Vlad. I was born in Uzbekistan, in the city of Shakhrisabz but have lived all my adult life in Evpatoria, Crimea. I’m a realist, and I know that to succeed and to take place in...