Good Neighbors: Communal Involvement as a Requisite for Responsible Living

Good Neighbors: Communal Involvement as a Requisite for Responsible Living When Midreshet Lindenbaum’s ‘Matat’ branch was founded in the Galilean city of Carmiel in 2016, it was with the expressed purpose of combining women’s Torah learning with volunteer involvement as integral components to each young woman’s journey of personal growth and Jewish development. Young women …

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Supporting the Defenders of Israel

Supporting the Defenders of Israel Over the last two months, 120 young Israeli women in OTS’s pioneering Hadas – The Claudia Cohen Torah/Army School began their military service, with 16 more scheduled to enlist in the coming weeks, amidst one of the most complicated periods in modern history.  With dramatic increases in the number of …

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Helping Women

Tehila with clients

Helping Women Liberator of Agunot: Rabbinical court advocate Tehilla Cohen has so far helped release 60 women from the chains of marriage to recalcitrant husbands who refuse to grant them a get | Cohen, who left the field of educational counseling to enter the halachic sphere, does not hesitate to take action against husbands who …

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Yachad: Connecting Jews to the High Holidays, their Heritage and Each Other

Yachad: Connecting Jews to the High Holidays, their Heritage and Each Other The High Holidays are a time when Jews of all backgrounds seek meaning and opportunities to connect – even Israelis who identify as secular or who may feel alienated from synagogues and Jewish institutions they view as “religious.”  During this uniquely reflective time …

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