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241 Days and Counting

We help each other. Being helped inspires us to be helpful.
My husband and I made aliyah 241 days ago, but then 231 days ago he had to return to the United States to finish out his contract. Before he departed we found a place to live near the other Be’er Sheva based Neve-niks, and […]

I Won’t Go to Shul this Yom Kippur

I will not be going to shul on Yom Kippur this year. I didn’t attend last year, either. And that’s okay. I’m okay. I feel no guilt about it. I’m a nursing mother of a small child and I have no qualms about spending the holiest day of the year sweeping up Cheerios and […]

By |September 28th, 2017|Chassidus|0 Comments

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When Your Children Go Off to Pioneer

When our children Chaim and Michla first decided to make Aliyah and be part of Neve Chabad, we were very excited. It seemed like the perfect way for them to continue with how they were raised. Bringing more light into the world, helping others and getting the world ready for Moshiach. Plus, the added […]

Tuition: How Much for Chabad Schools in Be’er Sheva?

A few months ago a Google Drive Spreadsheet went viral amongst the diaspora Jewish community. You probably saw it – it was a crowd-sourced chart of tuition in Jewish schools around the world. It was terrifying.

In Israel almost all schools are fully funded by the government. Chabad schools have additional costs for added curriculum […]

By |November 1st, 2016|Aliyah|0 Comments

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