Project of the Month

These programs allow talented underprivileged teenagers to fulfill their potential by providing them with a challenging program of enrichment and leadership training at the Ruppin Institute of Marine Science. Talented 7th graders from all backgrounds of Israeli society in the lower socio-economic levels are chosen - programs run for 2 years.

ESRA Rehovot 'Why Balfour Matters' with Dr. Elana Heideman

ESRA Rehovot Branch


Dr. Elana Yael Heideman ‎

‎“The Balfour Declaration –Why Balfour Matters”‎

Dr. Elana Heideman is the executive director of the Israel Forever Foundation (IFF), established ‎in 2002 by her parents, Richard and Phyllis Heideman. Both parents are active leaders in the ‎Jewish world and outstanding advocates for Israel. Their aim was to improve Israel’s image ‎globally by introducing its remarkable achievements and vital contributions to humanity.

Later, ‎under Elana’s leadership, the IFF took on additional perspectives and goals, leading to a much ‎wider range of activities, which includes teaching about the Holocaust. ‎

Reservations requested:

Rehovot HaHadasha
Rehovot Swiss Cultural Center
1 Yosef Kronenberg St.
Contact Name: 
08-947 5510 ‎ ‎052-289 1865
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