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.


Press Coverage

We have included cuttings taken from a range of Israeli newspapers and journals, national and local, in English and Hebrew.

In April 2015 The Jerusalem Post published an article by Brenda Katten entitled "Here and There: Hungry children – still a reality?"       ומאמר  בעברית במקומון 'השבוע בנתניה' (ראה מטה 

An article appeared in Hebrew in 'Hashavua B'Netanya' on 9 April 2015. A translation can be read by clicking on this link

In December 2014 the Ha'aretz lifestyle magazine 'Essence' published an article by Brenda Katten on the 'Students Build a Community' Project.

In October 2013 The British Newspaper, The Jewish Chronicle, published a story about the success of seniors immigrating to Israel.

The Jerusalem Post published an excellent article on the 'Students Build a Neighborhood' project on Friday 2nd October 2010.

ESRA is very proud to have been included in the Philanthropy Supplement of Haaretz  'The Power of Giving' in April 2010.  (To read the full article in the supplement please click on the orange title, and go to pages 14 & 15).

Click on each picture below to see the full article and its caption with details of the newspaper and date.