What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

The name “Maccabee” is well known to history as the Jewish family who fought for religious freedom against a Greek King who proclaimed himself to be a god. Despite the fact that this year millions of Jews around the world, as well as an increasing number of...

Herzl’s Reverend

He is the most unusual person I have met in this movement so far…the room which I entered was lined with books on every side, floor to ceiling. Nothing but Bibles. A window of the very bright room was open, letting in the cool spring air, and Mr. Hechler showed me his...

Going Forward into 2019

With the help of tens of thousands of volunteers, dozens of staff, and an array of trucks and logistics resources, Leket Israel is on track by year end to rescue or grow and then distribute 16,600 tons (36.5 million lbs) of agricultural produce and prepared meals to...

Legislating for Success

Leket Israel: Legislating for Success And when she had risen up to glean Boaz commanded his young men saying “let her glean even among the sheaves and do not embarrass her” Ruth 2:15 As harvesters would go through their fields, some crops would fall off the branches...