News & Media

MERAGEhelp Program Produces Significant Impacts for Colorado Child Care Providers

Feb 19 2016

In May of 2015, Merage Foundations successfully merged David and Laura Merage’s visions of increasing the quality of child care and inspiring community service and volunteerism through the launch of the MERAGEhelp program. Through this program, Early Learning Ventures (ELV) and Project Helping partnered to match up child care providers needing a little TLC with willing […]

Op-Ed By David Merage is Published in The Pueblo Chieftain

Jan 19 2016

An op-ed titled “Investing in Early Childhood Education” authored by David Merage was published in The Pueblo Chiftain. In this article, David calls out the importance of this issue and urges voters and our political leaders to prioritize our kids and their future at the top of the list of critical issues for our country’s […]

The Knesset Adopts Wings Program to Support Lone Soldiers Who Serve in the IDF from Around the World

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 International Attention

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 […]