My Mother, Ida Marsha

By Rochelle Marshall, a 17-time VFI volunteer   My mother, Ida Marshall was working on tanks in Israel in 1983, after she was told she was too old to join the program. In those days Sar- El was only accepting volunteers who were 55 or younger.   My mother finally located the New York office … Read more

WATCH: Israeli Gov’t Officials and Sar-El Delegation Visit NY

Following the Celebrate Israel Parade in New York, Volunteers for Israel and Sar-El hosted a delegation of Israeli nonprofit, government and military leaders and soldiers at Sutton Place Synagogue. Speaking were Acting Jewish Agency Chairman and World Zionist Organization Chairman Yaakov Hagoel; Israel’s Minister of Jerusalem Affairs and Housing and Construction Zeev Elkin; Israel’s Minister … Read more