News & Media

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 […]

The Jewish Journal Recognizes David Merage’s Philanthropy

Nov 21 2016

The Jewish Journal recognizes the entrepreneurial and philanthropic spirit of David Merage, highlighting projects he has initiated both locally and abroad. In the article, David says, “I believe everyone has an obligation to give back to their community and especially to the Jewish community and Israel…the satisfaction one receives from giving is by itself motivation […]

Yitzchak Shavit High School Celebrates Six Year Anniversary

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 […]

Exchange Magazine Publishes Article By Sue Renner

Nov 02 2016

Sue Renner, Executive Director of Merage Foundations, promotes shared service models for early childhood education as a way of increasing the quality of child care. This approach helps providers build a high-quality program while keeping costs affordable for families. In support of this approach, Sue states, “These models are centered on keeping child care programs […]