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Itamar from Yeshivat Ma'aleh Gilboa and Denny from the Salesian Pontifical Institute getting acquainted at Faith and Ecology. Photo by Jonathan Hefetz

It’s the water that binds us, Alexandra Cousteau finds

Alexandra Cousteau studies new sinkholes, which occur because of falling water levels, at the Dead Sea in Israel. From the Ganges River, the spiritual heart of India, to the Mississippi River in America, legendary marine scientist and explorer Jacques Cousteau’s …

From one table to the next

From one table to the next

Volunteer pickers help transfer unwanted fruit and vegetables from Israeli fields to people in need. Non-profit organization Table to Table collects and distributes unwanted and unused food from crop fields, or from functions like weddings and Bar Mitzvah’s to the …

Playing around online? Then why not GoGiving

Assi Isac, CEO of GoGiving, aims to use Internet gaming software to help raise money for charities. When Assi Isac was working as a development manager for the online casino company 888, a new idea popped into his head. Why …

Israeli animal charity sends aid to Gaza zoo

Truckloads of food and medicine for lions, horses, donkeys, and other ill and hungry animals were among the relief supplies flowing into the Gaza Strip from Israel following the recent three-week war. It was no easy feat getting help to …