Category : News

Sarah Drill of Merage Israel is Featured in t...

Jun 02 2016

Just one month after visiting the U.S. and the Merage Foundations team in Denver, Sarah Drill of Merage Israel’s Wings Program is featured in an article in the New Jersey Jewish Standard. An excerpt from that article quotes Sarah: “ ‘Wings helps young people from before they arrive in Israel through two years after they […]

The Knesset Adopts Wings Program to Support L...

Dec 30 2015

A new initiative by Knesset Members to adopt lone soldiers was launched last week, to mark the 10th Anniversary of the Wings Program, a joint initiative between The Jewish Agency and the Merage Foundations. The Knesset also announced the formation of the Caucus for Strengthening the Jewish People, led by MK Tzachi Hanegbi (Likud) and […]

Wings Program in Israel Attracts Internationa...

Dec 02 2015

In a survey conducted by the Jewish Agency for Israel and the Merage Foundations, it was discovered that 90% of IDF volunteers move to Israel permanently after their service. The survey was conducted among immigrants who served as lone soldiers – individuals without immediate family in Israel – and today live in Israel after having been accompanied by the […]

Denver Channel 7 Reports on Project Helping&#...

Nov 24 2015

ABC Channel 7 in Denver covered Project Helping, a local non-profit which uses the joy of volunteering to combat depression. The David & Laura Merage Foundation is a proud partner with Project Helping – where we have created the MerageHELP program which brings volunteers into child care programs to assist with specific projects that improve quality. Watch/read […]