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‘You Are Not Alone’: Uniting Special-Needs Families in Israel
Raising a special-needs child can put a strain on even the strongest of families. The experience can be isolating, financially stressful, all-consuming. For families in this situation, having a place to connect with other parents in similar circumstances is crucial - and no one knows this better than “Shira,” “Dalia,” and “Tamar,” three mothers of special-needs children in Be'er Sheva.
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When Rwanda Met Estonia: Launching a New Year of Global Jewish Service
When high schooler Danielle Falk picked up a copy of "We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families," a book about the Rwandan genocide, it changed her life forever. Now 25, the native New Yorker is preparing to spend a whole year in Rwanda at the Agahozo-Shalom Youth Village as part of JDC's Global Jewish Service Corps (JSC).