Natalie discusses life after Sukkoth, and the zoom lessons her kids are doing instead of regular class in a school, and how it isn’t all bad; Natalie speaks with Shawna Goodman, Chef Instructor in Renana …Keep Reading!
‘Returning Home’ airs:
US Eastern time: Thursdays 9am
Israel time: Thursdays 4pm
Natalie Sopinsky, a Delaware native, was raised in an “all-American” Conservative Jewish family. Today she is a pistol-wearing, hitch-hiking settler living in the Hebron Hills. A lawyer, lifeguard, and Zumba instructor, the mother of five children, and wife of Philadelphia-public-school-teacher-turned-Israel-university-lecturer, Natalie represents the 150 communities in Judea and Samaria as Director of Development for Rescuers Without Borders Israel, the main US charity for emergency medical needs in the Jewish heartland. Natalie is also an executive team member of Partners in Aliyah, a grassroots movement helping match potential olim to more established olim who have successfully made the move to Israel.
Read Natalie’s Blog at https://www.hatzalah.org.il/blog/ and follow her on FB at https://www.facebook.com/RescuersWithoutBordersIsrael/
and at: https://www.hatzalah.org.il/
For aliyah support join Partners in Aliyah at https://partnersinaliyah.org/
Natalie is passionate about Aliyah and Israel, and hosts the show, ‘Returning Home’ which is chock-full of information on the immigration process to Israel. It airs every Thursday.
Natalie speaks about life in her sukkah during this time, and how her family got a new dog; meets with new arrival Rabbi Vogel and Chaya from Wisconsin now in Tsfat; Jonathan Gabbai who has …Keep Reading!
Natalie discusses the upcoming Sukkoth holiday; Meets with Kenny Goldman, co-Director of Kayitz b’Kibbutz (www.kayitz.com) and talks about his aliyah and the successful American-style overnight summer camp he runs at Kibbutz Shluchot; and meet Marc …Keep Reading!
Natalie describes life under the current Corona lockdown and how she and her family are adjusting; Meet Rachel Berger, Director of Employment for Nefesh b’Nefesh (www.nbn.org.il/jobboard and on Facebook www.facebook.com/groups/nbnjobs) and hear how olim are pivoting their …Keep Reading!
Natalie speaks about using this special time to appreciate what we have; speaks with newly arrived Oleh Moshe Dejman; and speaks with Zezy Fuld about the murder of his cousin Ari Fuld z”l who was …Keep Reading!
Natalie starts this show talking about the school challenges caused because of the Corona restrictions, and how in her community, the parents are solving the problems; Natalie speaks with guest Jonothan Caras, of LionshareCapital and …Keep Reading!
Natalie opens up by explaining the gift of friends she has made in Israel, and stresses that olim will also make good friends; Natalie speaks with new friend Rikki Farkas, an olah living in Ma’ale …Keep Reading!
Natalie speaks with Zezy Fuld, about schools in Israel and how integrating your children can begin before moving; Alan Deutsch, an accountant, tells how he got started in Israel 26 years ago; Barbara and Matt …Keep Reading!
Natalie speaks with oleh Meir Raskas living in Neve Daniel, who made aliyah in November 2019 from Baltimore with his family; Bayla Singer, founder of Silk Salon Day Spa in Gush Etzion (www.silksalon.co.il) the first …Keep Reading!
Natalie speaks with Moshe Dejman originally from Venezuela and discusses his upcoming Aliyah from Baltimore; Jackie Donner, cofounder of LawFlex which she established to assist olim attorneys; and Lauren Isaacs, Director of Herut Canada, a …Keep Reading!