A community calendar for English speaking events has long been needed in Modiin. Evelynne Cherny, a member of our ESRA committee, undertook this huge job, and after much groundwork she was able to send out the first edition of the calendar to participating organizations in August 2014.

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Big task for calendar girl
Category: Community
Issue No. 177
 

On Kibbutz Magal a club was established for children and adults suffering from cerebral palsy and other behavioral problems. Several charitable organizations, including ESRA, combined with the kibbutz to establish the Amitim Horse Riding Therapy Center whose goal is to help members gain self-confidence and independence in preparation for their integration into society.

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Special needs dream - a reality
Category: Community
Issue No. 177
 

Here's a chance for the younger generation to prove their skills!

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Children’s Chagim Cover Contest
Category: Arts Community
Issue No. 175
 

An interview with Doron Bachar the head of volunteering in the Raanana municipality.

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Why volunteering is good for you
Category: Community
Issue No. 174
 

ESRA is looking for volunteers with contacts in big companies who could donate left-over goods

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ESRA anyone out there with workplace experience who can contact the ‘big boys’?
Category: Community
Issue No. 174
 

Pamela Peled and her family wanted a lasting memory to her late husband Martin. He was a kind and generous man, a volunteer and a hands on person. So “Martins’s Men” was founded. A group of 12th grade students at Ort Kfar Saba, from underprivileged families, are being taught painting skills for renovation work. Tambour donated the paints and a local DIY store is providing tools and equipment. New ideas are abounding as to how to broaden the project – maybe it will become nationwide

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Martin still bringing color to our lives
Category: Community
Issue No. 173
 

Lynn Lochoff describes Beth Protea's exciting new project - "Protea HomeCare". She explains that at Beth Protea they decided to use their experience and knowledge, expertise and above all caring, to extend their services to embrace the English speakers of the Sharon area who wish to remain in their home environments.

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What does one do? Project’s aim is to give peace of mind
Category: Community
Issue No. 173
 

More than 100 people attended the second Senior Dilemma Forum at Yad Lebanim in Raanana. A lawyer licensed in Israel and the USA outlined comprehensive estate planning, which covers financial assets and healthcare. Some sensitive issues were touched upon but it was made clear that legal advice should be taken when necessary.

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Getting up to speed on legal matters
Category: Community
Issue No. 171
 

A list of what the volunteers at the Citizens Advice Bureau in Raanana can help you with

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CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU IN RAANANA-SHIL
Category: Community
Issue No. 170
 

An evening of magic for the children of the Students build a Neighborhood project when they were entertained, feted and guided by the Netanya basketball team.

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Basketball with the stars
Category: Community
Issue No. 168
 
 
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