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Behind the Scenes of the Hollander Distillery – BITE SIZE

January 15, 2020

Go Behind the Scenes of the Hollander Distillery, a special family-run business operated in the hills of Moshav Beit Meir where you can learn all about how they make their unique brand of liquor, schnaps and brandy. Fun In Jerusalem sat down with Ronny Hollander Moati, one of the founders of the distillery to hear...

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Behind the Scenes of Kikar HaMusica – BITE SIZE

January 3, 2020

Welcome to Kikar HaMusica (Music Square), one of the most popular hangouts in Jerusalem where you can find the Hebrew Music Museum and several unique restaurants filled with the most tantalizing dishes you’ve ever tasted! Fun In Jerusalem sat down with Yaniv Levy the Marketing Director for Kikar HaMusica to hear about the museum, the...

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Who is DJ Raphi? – BITE SIZE

December 18, 2019

Have you ever heard of a DJ with a social mission? Meet DJ Raphi, the most popular English speaking DJ in Jerusalem. In our interview DJ Raphi shares his story of how he got involved in beat boxing, breakdancing and DJing and how it changed his world. He has a mission to make dancing accessible...

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What is Gift It Well? – BITE SIZE

December 17, 2019

Have you ever had a friend or relative in the hospital or care facility and wanted to send the right gift or present? It sounds like a simple task – flowers or chocolates but actually many hospitals have patients allergic to both. How about sending some nice cozy pajamas or slippers or a toiletry bag...

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Thanksgiving for Lone Soldiers – BITE SIZE

November 28, 2019

Go Behind the Scenes of one of the most popular events run by the Lone Soldier Center in memory of Michael Levin – Thanksgiving Dinner for Lone Soldiers. We spoke to Oren Hason the CEO of the Lone Soldier Center to hear more about how they feed more than 1,000 soldiers on Thanksgiving. This year...

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Jerusalem Street Art Festival with Hillel Smith – BITE SIZE

November 22, 2019

Have you noticed the incredible street art popping up around the city of Jerusalem? In the Mahane Yehuda Shuk, at First Station and even on sides of buildings. This year as part of the Biennale Festival in Jerusalem, Hillel Smith organized the first Jerusalem Street Art Festival. Hear all about it and what he has...

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Dance for Kindness – BITE SIZE

November 14, 2019

Meet Orly Wahba the founder of Life Vest Inside and the Flash Mob event Dance for Kindness. Hear all about her mission to bring kindness to the for-front. This is a very inspiring interview with a woman who is looking to change the world one act of kindness at a time. This year Dance for...

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Meital Weiss & the 20th Alyn Wheels of Love – BITE SIZE

November 8, 2019

The 20th Annual Wheel of Love Bike Ride begins the week of November 10th. Wheels of Love supports the Alyn Rehabilitation hospital in Jerusalem which offers advanced rehab services to children with disabilities. Riders come from all across the world to support this great cause and even the patients ride along in hand bike or...

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Impact Philanthropy in Jerusalem at the Tower of David

October 30, 2019

What is Impact Philanthropy? Listen to my interview with Rose Ginosar, head of International Development at the Tower of David as she explains how she works together with donors to create specific programs with their donations that IMPACT Jerusalem. Rose has seen philanthropy change over the years. In the past donors made a donation to a...

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