Stories From The Field
And He will lift up a standard for the nations and assemble the banished ones of Israel, and will gather the dispersed of Judah from the four corners of the earth. Isaiah 11:12
Stories from the Field
Stories of Jewish people we’ve helped make aliyah (emigrate to Israel).
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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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
“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...read more
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...read more
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...read more