Ben Gurion Airport: 57 future Lone Soldiers will be among 239 North American Olim set to arrive in Israel next Wednesday, August 15 on a special Aliyah flight chartered by Nefesh B’Nefesh.
This specially chartered flight is generously being sponsored by Denver, Colorado local, Heidi Rothberg in coordination with Jewish National Fund-USA and facilitated in cooperation with Israel’s Ministry of Aliyah & Integration, The Jewish Agency for Israel, Keren Kayemeth Le’Israel (KKL), JNF-USA and Tzofim-Garin Tzabar.
The passengers on this flight include dozens of Jewish communal leaders and 27 medical professionals as well as a diverse group of individuals from 24 U.S. states and three Canadian provinces. On board the flight there will be 30 families, 90 children, and three sets of twins.
A special welcome ceremony for the new Olim will be held at Ben Gurion Airport upon the flight’s arrival and will include more than one thousand guests, friends, family members and Israeli dignitaries (including Aliyah and Integration Minister Sofa Landver and Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office Dr. Michael Oren).
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