Mourning the Loss of a Great Statesman of Israel

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ORT America mourns the passing of Shimon Peres, twice the prime minister of Israel, who contributed immensely to the Jewish State and left a legacy of significant public service that is an inspiration to generations.  He will be remembered for his leadership, including the peace talks he participated in as foreign minister of Israel that …

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Remembering the Contributions of Sandy Isenstein

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We mourn the September 1 passing of Sandra June Isenstein, president of Women’s American ORT from 1991-95, member of the Board of the Directors of ORT America and an officer of the World ORT Union. Sandy leaves a rich philanthropic legacy driven by her advocacy for technical skills and literacy, international human rights and women’s …

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Mourning the Loss of a Beloved ORTist

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Bob Mazer, Claire Mazer We are saddened to inform you of the passing of our longtime beloved friend, colleague, and former board member of Women’s American ORT, Claire Mazer, on Monday, August 22, 2016. Claire joined Women’s America ORT in 1957, becoming a staunch advocate for our educational initiatives.  An active leader in the Lake …

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World ORT Kadima Mada Makes Great Strides in Israel

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From Education to Vocation: We Help People Help Themselves ORT America supports World ORT Kadima Mada (Science Journey) in Israel, established in 2007 to enhance science and technology education, thereby strengthening the fabric of the society. The Kadima Mada educational network in 200 schools and within 35 centers in public hospitals focuses on STEM instruction …

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