Tatyana T from Sevastopol

Tatyana T from Sevastopol

“I thought about Israel from time to time, especially when I again felt a negative attitude towards me because of my Jewishness.  I don’t have big problems due to anti-Semitism but sometimes I feel a very strong desire to be in a society where I can feel 100% at ease...
Alena and Evgenii M from Khabarovsk

Alena and Evgenii M from Khabarovsk

Alena and Evgenii came from Khabarovsk in the Russian Far East.  They were making Aliyah along with their son, Alexei.  They are a very interesting, strong family from a village background. Nevertheless, they chose repatriation to Israel. Khabarovsk used to be the...
Vladimir and Maria R from St Petersburg

Vladimir and Maria R from St Petersburg

Vladimir and Maria made Aliyah along with their daughter, Maya.  Vladimir tells their story: “Aliyah for our family is more than just moving to another country.  We consider Israel to be our home – so Aliyah for us is returning home!” “The idea of making Aliyah came...
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...
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...