Bite Size – Audio Blog

Thanksgiving for Lone Soldiers – BITE SIZE

November 28, 2019
By: Joanna Shebson

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
By: Joanna Shebson

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
By: Joanna Shebson

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
By: Joanna Shebson

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
By: Joanna Shebson

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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Making the Tower of David Accessible To the Blind – BITE SIZE

June 26, 2019
By: Joanna Shebson

There are always exciting things happening at the Tower of David and that is why I love interviewing Caroline Shapiro, the International PR Director of the museum. Listen to our podcast to hear all about how the Tower of David has made their Night Spectacular accessible for the blind, how their exhibits are “blind friendly”...

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Meet the Director of the Israel Festival 2019 – BITE SIZE

May 29, 2019
By: Joanna Shebson

The Israel Festival is an annual festival of culture that takes place in Jerusalem and is based at the Jerusalem Theater. The festival includes dance, music and street art performances from local artists and visiting artists from around the world. The opening event this year will be held at the courtyard of the Jerusalem Theater....

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Feeling Yom Hazikaron with One Family’s Chantal Belzberg – BITE SIZE

May 8, 2019
By: Joanna Shebson

Yom Hazikaron, Memorial Day in Israel is a somber and meaningful day. It is not just about sadness but is also just as importantly about telling the story of life and our connection to the State of Israel. One Family Together supports bereaved families who have lost family members in terror attacks. On Yom Hazikaron...

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“Last Letters from the Holocaust” – BITE SIZE with Yad Vashem

May 1, 2019
By: Joanna Shebson

Yad Vashem has launched a new digital exhibition for you to experience this Yom Hashoah – Holocaust Remembrance Day. The exhibit takes you through the last letters written by children and adults to their loved ones before the end of the Holocaust in 1944. Most writers did not know it would be their last letter...

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