Author Archives: dan.herron

Orr Shalom Fulfilling Biblical Mandate

To our dear friends in Denmark, Happy New Year! All of us here at Orr Shalom hope that 2021 brings about more revealed blessing and goodness – for Israel, for Denmark, for the whole world. As I reflect on 2020 … Continue reading

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The Blessing from Zion

This year’s conference theme for Danish-Jewish Friendship was: The Blessing from Zion. Members gathered in Copenhagen and online to hear in-depth and inspiring message abouth and Israel, about Israel’s contribution to the world and Tikkun Olam. Along the way, we … Continue reading

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Shana Tova from Orr Shalom

Danish-Jewish Friendship is proud to partner with Orr Shalom in Israel and happy to extend this New Year’s greeting and video to members and supporters of our organization.

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Appreciation from JAFI

The Jewish Agency For Israel shared its gratitude for Danish-Jewish Friendship’s recent contribution to alleviate the situation brought on by the Wuhan Virus for new immigrant families in Israel. “Dear Danish-Jewish Friendship, Am so happy to share with you some … Continue reading

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DJF Sends Relief to Corona-struck Israeli Families

When hearing about the plight of new immigrant families with children in Israel’s south, Danish-Jewish Friendship decided to send 100,000 DKK (approx. 14,500 USD) in relief aid with the following greeting in English, Hebrew and other languages: Dear Friends, We … Continue reading

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Putting Down Roots

Close to Beer Sheva, new immigrants from JAFI’s Yeelim absorption center were out and about planting new shoots in connections with Tu b’Shvat. DJF is happy for all the new immigrants putting down roots in Israel and caring for the … Continue reading

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Meet Osher, an Orr Shalom House Mother

By Idit Cohen Report to the Danish Jewish Friendship Association, January 2020 Osher is the House Mother of an Orr Shalom Home in the Center of Israel, which is home to nine adolescent boys between the ages of 13 and … Continue reading

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Lea Golan Keynote Address

Danish-Jewish Friendship was very pleased and honored to receive Lea Golan of The Jewish Agency for Israel at our annual conference in Copenhagen. Together with other speakers, Lea addressed the heavy subject of anti-Semitism with insight, defiance and stubborn courage. … Continue reading

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Flag Football Showdown

Israel and Denmark’s female national teams faced each other in an intense but good-spirited match at Jerusalem’s European Flag Football Championships this morning. Denmark got the best of Israel in a 21-12 game.

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Enjoying the Sea of Galilee

Danish-Jewish Friendship’s “Discover Israel 2019” relished the cool breeze and great views on the Sea of Galilee off of Tiberias.

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