News & Media

The Equitas Project at Miami Film Festival

Mar 16 2020

The Definition of Insanity, previewed at Miami’s Film Festival last week, is an approachable film about better ways for justice systems to address mental health. Rather than getting buried in the mechanisms of creating such a program, the film follows the lives of three participants in Miami’s alternative program, the Jail Diversion Program. The film’s […]

Merage Foundation Israel Participates on Negev Panel

Mar 06 2020

On Wednesday, March 4th, The Jersualem Post covered a panel discussion focused on bringing more development into the Negev region of Israel. Among the panelists was Merage Foundation Israel Executive Director, Nicole Hod Stroh. Merage Foundation Israel, founded by David Merage, his wife Laura, and mother Katherine over 20 years ago, has focused on increasing the […]

ReadLine’s Reach Studio: Provides Community with Hope

Feb 27 2020

On Tuesday, February 25th, the Parker Chronicle featured an article on organization’s providing those who are experiencing homelessness with a glimpse of hope. RedLine Contemporary Art Center, founded by artist and philanthropist Laura Merage, was highlighted for the positive impact Reach Studio has had on the downtown Denver community. On Tuesday and Saturday afternoons, RedLine […]

Lone Soldiers Receive Support – Near and Far

Feb 10 2020

In light of the recent terror attack at Jerusalem’s First Station, the Jewish community in both Israel and San Diego have banded together to show their support. Israel National News was able to capture this great community in action with Jewish Agency Chairman Yitzhak Herzog planting a tree with Hagit Cohen-Hamo, whose son, Ori, was […]