8,000 Falash Mura – “remnants of the descendants of the Jewish Beta Israel community” – in Ethiopia, have suffered malnutrition, stunted growth and irreversible brain damage in many babies and toddlers.
The government is holding back their aliyah because of financial and political reasons, says Aaron (A.Y.) Katsof, director of the Heart of Israel.
‘iAm Israel is about building a stronger and more vibrant Israel through unity and diversity,’ said Joseph Bornstein, CEO and Founder of CauseMatch.
Two bereaved families turned their tragedies into a source of strength and determination to build the Land of Israel.
In the ancient hills of the Biblical heartland, vines are sprawling across the fields, fulfilling the ancient prophecy of Jeremiah 31:4: ‘Again you shall plant vineyards on the hills of Shomron; Men shall plant and live to enjoy them.’