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Equitas Hosting Mid-Atlantic Course Correctio...

Mar 20 2017

  On March 22 and 23, Equitas will be hosting Course Corrections: Mid-Atlantic Summit on Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice. The summit will take place in Washington, D.C. at the Offices of the National Association of Counties. This two-day event will bring together close to 100 experts, advocates, and stakeholders from the behavioral health and […]

Equitas Travels to Bexar County

Feb 17 2017

In January, Equitas—along with Colorado partners Hassan Latif and Sean Taylor of the Second Chance Center, Commissioner Nancy Jackson of Arapahoe County, and Sue Renner of the Merage Foundations—traveled to Bexar County, Texas, where they visited The Center for Healthcare Services (CHCS) and Haven for Hope. For more than 50 years, CHCS has been improving […]

The Wings Program Ventures to the U.S.

Dec 15 2016

Just over a month ago, Adi Boblil, Division Director of Community Development and Education of Merage Foundation Israel, and Sarah Drill Fainshtain, Resource Development Coordinator, accompanied two Lone Immigrant Soldiers on their first development trip to the United States. Maria Kol Yaakov, originally from Kazakhstan, and Tony Raichler from Venezuela, ventured to the states in […]

Yitzchak Shavit High School Celebrates Six Ye...

Nov 14 2016

The Yitzchak Shavit High School in Sha’ar HaNegev opened in 2010 in the northwest region of the Negev. Thanks to the generous contributions from the Andre and Katherine Merage Foundation as well as many others, the school has flourished over the last six years. Currently, the high school campus consists of eight buildings serving more […]