A Kfar Silver Student Perseveres Despite Hardship

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Our new video showcases the best of ORT in Israel Yaniv is a teen resident of Kfar Silver youth village, part of the World ORT Kadima Mada educational network.  He tells the poignant story of his experience in this moving new video, which also highlights the high level of care and education in the village. …

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An ORT Student in Samara Gives Back to Her Community

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Bella Nayda is a tenth grader at the ORT Gesher School #42 in Samara, Russia. “I’m fond of Hebrew, the history of the Jewish people and Jewish culture. My school gives me the spirit and understanding of my Jewish background, and I’m involved in youth projects in the local Jewish community,” Bella relates. She is …

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Two ORT Institutions Are Closing

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Colleges in Chicago and New York leave a legacy of achievement in training thousands Amid changes in the educational landscape, a chapter of ORT history in the United States is drawing to a close after decades of fulfilling ORT’s mission of supporting life-changing education. Of the independent affiliated ORT schools in the United States, Bramson …

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A Shared Project Enlightens Teens in Israel

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Students from high schools in Jdeideh Maker and Kiryat Ata participated in the Collaborative Problem-Solving (CPS) program sponsored by World ORT Kadima Mada.  Jdeideh Maker is an Arab village in northern Israel with about 90% Muslims and 10% Christians, and Kiryat Ata is a Jewish city not far from Kiryat Yam.  In CPS, a fictional …

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