Olim

Support BDS - stay in the Diaspora

Support BDS - stay in the Diaspora

How does not making Aliyah help Israel?David Lev and Dr. Sam Minskoff, 12/27/2019, 2:19 AM
'When you see an Oleh, you've got to salute him'

'When you see an Oleh, you've got to salute him'

Education system marks Immigrant Day. Does immigration even interest us, when living abroad doesn't look so terrible?Shimon Cohen, 11/5/2019, 9:31 PM
Watch: Singing Hatikva before taking off for Israel

Watch: Singing Hatikva before taking off for Israel

241 new Olim sing Israeli national anthem before boarding Nefesh B'Nefesh flight to Israel..Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 6:45 PM
242 new North American Olim to arrive on Aliyah August 14

242 new North American Olim to arrive on Aliyah August 14

New immigrants, including 41 future lone soldiers, to arrive on Aliyah charter flight.Mordechai Sones, 8/8/2019, 6:25 PM
Olim to celebrate 'Week of the South'

Olim to celebrate 'Week of the South'

2,000 olim to celebrate life in Israel's south with week of activities throughout the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2019, 3:38 PM
Those European refugees in Israel

Those European refugees in Israel

The number of European languages ​​heard in Tel Aviv, Netanya or Jerusalem does not go unnoticed to any visitor in Israel. Giulio Meotti, 12/23/2018, 2:07 PM
From France to Samaria: 'Love at first sight'

From France to Samaria: 'Love at first sight'

Samaria Regional Council holds reception to welcome French olim to community of Bruchin.Ido Ben Porat, 8/31/2018, 10:21 AM
293 Olim from Ukraine arrive in Israel

293 Olim from Ukraine arrive in Israel

New immigrants greeted by Immigration and Absorption Minister at Ben Gurion Airport. Many fled Ukrainian civil war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2018, 5:25 PM
Celebrating 70 years of Aliyah with 700 Olim

Celebrating 70 years of Aliyah with 700 Olim

Jewish Agency holds festive event at Ben Gurion Airport with hundreds of Olim who came in one day from France, Russia, Argentina and Brazil.Yoni Kempinski, 7/23/2018, 10:04 PM
'This year, Pesach takes on a new meaning'

'This year, Pesach takes on a new meaning'

This year in Jerusalem: Over 5,200 new immigrants will celebrate their first Passover in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2018, 9:25 AM
'Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel'

'Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel'

Marking 70 years after UN partition vote on Israel, 201 immigrants arrive from Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2017, 8:54 AM
500 new immigrants gather to learn about housing opportunities

500 new immigrants gather to learn about housing opportunities

Israel Communities Fair, a first of its kind, brings representatives from over 40 communities to help Olim find their dream neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2017, 12:20 PM
Save Tzipi from the jaws of Jewish organizations abroad

Save Tzipi from the jaws of Jewish organizations abroad

The writer describes the feeling of emotional distance a US Oleh faces when something happens in Israel while he is back in the US on a visit. David Bedein, 11/24/2017, 1:29 PM
Aliyah event in NYC highlights tech opportunities in Israel

Aliyah event in NYC highlights tech opportunities in Israel

Nefesh B'Nefesh and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael event in NYC highlights tech opportunities in Israel's north, south and in JerusalemHezki Baruch, 11/15/2017, 5:42 PM
Nefesh B'Nefesh launches ‘Initiative for Zionist Innovation’

Nefesh B'Nefesh launches ‘Initiative for Zionist Innovation’

NBN seeks the next generation of business leaders and innovators 'to change the face of Zionism and Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2017, 7:18 PM
Watch: 233 people change their lives forever.

Watch: 233 people change their lives forever.

Special: Web star Meir Kay's vlog from the recent Nefesh B'Nefesh flight of 233 new immigrants.Yoni Kempinski, 8/21/2017, 4:41 PM
Watch: New olim arrive in Israel

Watch: New olim arrive in Israel

Watch as 233 new immigrants, including 70 lone soldiers, touch down in their new home, Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 8/15/2017, 6:57 AM
New immigrants on the way: 70 to join IDF

New immigrants on the way: 70 to join IDF

Over 200 new immigrants to fly from NY to Israel, including dozens of lone soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 8/14/2017, 6:45 PM
Saluting Anglo immigrants for contributing to Israel

Saluting Anglo immigrants for contributing to Israel

Nefesh B’Nefesh awards immigrants from English-speaking countries for making a 'major impact' on the Jewish State.Yoni Kempinski, 6/26/2017, 7:21 PM
230 new Ukranian immigrants land in Israel

230 new Ukranian immigrants land in Israel

Half of the 78 immigrant Ukraine families settle in Israel's center, north, four immigrants are Holocaust survivors.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/29/2017, 3:10 PM
Olim soccer team hopes to beat Israel at its own game

Olim soccer team hopes to beat Israel at its own game

Inter Aliyah, a team of Jewish immigrants to Israel, is playing its first season in the national soccer league.JTA, 3/22/2017, 4:57 AM
Affirmative action for haredim, immigrants passes first vote

Affirmative action for haredim, immigrants passes first vote

Bill requiring public sector to include haredim, immigrants in quotas passes in committee, prepared for vote by Knesset.David Rosenberg, 12/7/2016, 8:40 AM
Nominations for prize recognizing olim

Nominations for prize recognizing olim

Nominations open for Sylvan Adams Nefesh B'Nefesh Bonei Zion Prize.JTA, 11/8/2016, 2:41 AM
Nefesh B'Nefesh opens 2 new centers

Nefesh B'Nefesh opens 2 new centers

Nefesh B'Nefesh will open two new centers in Israel to help new immigrants.JTA, 11/3/2016, 2:34 AM
Technion doesn't want to accept new immigrants

Technion doesn't want to accept new immigrants

Elite academic institution raises required score for Hebrew proficiency exam, makes it nearly impossible for new immigrants to get accepted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2016, 2:59 PM
Jewish immigrants flee Ukrainian civil war

Jewish immigrants flee Ukrainian civil war

As tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine, 211 new immigrants from Ukraine will land tomorrow at Ben Gurion Airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2016, 6:05 PM
President Rivlin welcomes new Israelis

President Rivlin welcomes new Israelis

'I know the decision to make Aliyah is not easy, leaving behind family and friends. But we are all here to support you and help you.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2016, 12:54 PM
Watch: Israel greets 233 new olim

Watch: Israel greets 233 new olim

The second summer flight of Nefesh B'Nefesh has landed in Israel. Arutz Sheva covers the event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2016, 6:42 AM
'Time for Aliyah to have its own holiday'

'Time for Aliyah to have its own holiday'

Yom HaAliyah was marked on Sunday - and soon it might be an official holiday in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 4/18/2016, 3:15 AM
Watch: Arutz Sheva meets new Yemenite immigrants

Watch: Arutz Sheva meets new Yemenite immigrants

New olim who returned to Israel after thousands of years in a secret operation speak about the anti-Semitism and theft they suffered.Yoni Kempinski, 3/28/2016, 9:58 PM
The Solution to Jewish Status of Ukrainian Olim?

The Solution to Jewish Status of Ukrainian Olim?

New 'Maslul' program launches to have olim start conversion process and clarify Jewish status well before reaching the Holy Land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2015, 8:59 PM
172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

Ukrainian immigrants welcomed home after experiencing the horrors of the civil war in Donetsk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2015, 10:22 PM
Survivor Couple Makes Aliyah in Their Nineties

Survivor Couple Makes Aliyah in Their Nineties

Felix and Feige Bandos met in Bergen-Belsen and escaped to the US. Now, at 90 and 84, they make the brave move to Israel.Orly Harari, 8/19/2015, 5:00 PM
New Olim, Inc. 59 Lone Soldiers, Land in Israel

New Olim, Inc. 59 Lone Soldiers, Land in Israel

230 olim from North America, among them 59 lone soldiers, arrived in Israel aboard a Nefesh B'Nefesh charter Aliyah flight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2015, 1:19 PM
'The Best Tip for Olim is To Let Israel be Israel'

'The Best Tip for Olim is To Let Israel be Israel'

Arutz Sheva meets the Penrod family who made aliyah to Israel with Nefesh B'Nefesh.Yoni Kempinski, 8/7/2015, 5:45 AM
'I Felt Something Was Missing'

'I Felt Something Was Missing'

Aviva Leidner and Deenah Katz, who made aliyah with Nefesh B'Nefesh, explain why they wanted to live in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 7/29/2015, 5:45 AM
From USA to Israel - A Farewell of Tears and Pride

From USA to Israel - A Farewell of Tears and Pride

23-year-old Adam Wachs chose to leave behind the good life in Philadelphia and move to Israel. His father: "We couldn't be more proud."Yoni Kempinski, 7/20/2015, 4:43 AM
Minister Personally Greets New Bnei Menashe Olim

Minister Personally Greets New Bnei Menashe Olim

Some 100 Bnei Menashe immigrants landed in Ben Gurion Thursday, where they were welcomed by Interior Minister Silvan Shalom.Moshe Cohen , 6/25/2015, 1:36 PM
7% Rise in North American Aliyah, Last Olim Arrive

7% Rise in North American Aliyah, Last Olim Arrive

Last 60 olim (immigrants) with Nefesh B'Nefesh touch down as record year comes to a close, despite Hamas's summer terror war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2014, 7:00 PM
Watch: Immigrants Celebrate Thanksgiving in Israel

Watch: Immigrants Celebrate Thanksgiving in Israel

What does Thanksgiving mean to an expat? Celebrants say traditional American holiday has become universal.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 11/28/2014, 11:10 AM
Yankees Host Farewell Party for Newest IDF Members

Yankees Host Farewell Party for Newest IDF Members

Lone Soldiers receive special farewell from New York Yankees before making Aliyah.Uzi Baruch and Sarah Leah Lawent, 8/11/2014, 11:47 AM
Driving Just Got Easier for Immigrants to Israel

Driving Just Got Easier for Immigrants to Israel

MK Lipman's push to ease driver's license transfer notches two successes, as theory test is removed and IDF service addressed.Ari Yashar, 5/12/2014, 12:04 PM
Immigrants Celebrate 'Thanksgivukkah' in Tel Aviv

Immigrants Celebrate 'Thanksgivukkah' in Tel Aviv

White City Shabbat & Nefesh B'Nefesh hold holiday combination event for lone soldiers and olim.Ari Yashar & Yoni Kempinski, 11/29/2013, 5:45 AM
New Plan Aims to Bring More Israelis to Periphery

New Plan Aims to Bring More Israelis to Periphery

Scheme will help will the absorption of families of returning Israelis and new immigrants to areas in northern and southern Israel.David Lev and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2013, 5:34 PM
Nefesh B'Nefesh Brings Olim All Year Round

Nefesh B'Nefesh Brings Olim All Year Round

Nefesh B’Nefesh is well-known for its summer flights, but the organization brings olim all year long. The latest group arrived on Tuesday.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 11/13/2013, 6:15 AM
British Olim Unlikely to Live in Judea-Samaria

British Olim Unlikely to Live in Judea-Samaria

Research finds 18% of Jewish immigrants from US and Canada live in territories; only 5% of their counterparts from the UK do the same.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/6/2013, 11:27 AM
Video: New Olim Get Tips for Their New Homes

Video: New Olim Get Tips for Their New Homes

Ruth Nachshon, interior architect and designer, gives olim (new immigrants) tips on how to design their new Israeli home.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/19/2013, 6:15 AM
Olim Say Their Goodbyes

Olim Say Their Goodbyes

The new immigrants [olim] who arrived in Israel on Tuesday have the support of their families in North America: "If not now, when?"Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/14/2013, 10:11 PM
Hassidic Business Consultant Guru

Hassidic Business Consultant Guru

Want to change your business? Take the advice of Hassic Rabbi Issamar Ginzberg, a consultant guru for big and small businesses alike.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/11/2013, 9:05 AM
OU - Not Only About Kashrut Supervision

OU - Not Only About Kashrut Supervision

Rabbi Avi Berman, Director General of the OU, explains how the organization helps immigrants and IDF soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 8/7/2013, 5:14 AM
'Don't Be Afraid of the Israeli Bureaucracy'

'Don't Be Afraid of the Israeli Bureaucracy'

Josie Arbel, director of klita and programs at AACI, gives olim tips on how to ease their absorption into life in Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/7/2013, 4:15 AM
Barkat: Jerusalem is One the Safest Cities

Barkat: Jerusalem is One the Safest Cities

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat is promising to develop Jerusalem for the benefit of younger citizens as well as olim.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/6/2013, 4:16 AM
Video: MK Lipman Inspires Olim

Video: MK Lipman Inspires Olim

"Dream, think big and believe in your children," MK Dov Lipman tells new immigrants who arrived on Nefesh B'Nefesh flight.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 4:46 AM
NBN Co-Founder to Olim: Follow Your Dreams

NBN Co-Founder to Olim: Follow Your Dreams

Tony Gelbart, co-founder of Nefesh B’Nefesh, addressed the 231 new Israeli citizens who landed in Israel on Tuesday.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 3:43 AM
NBN Flight Exclusive: Gilad Shalit Praises Olim

NBN Flight Exclusive: Gilad Shalit Praises Olim

Arutz Sheva filmed Gilad Shalit praising the new immigrants as they arrived on a “Nefesh B’Nefesh” plane in Israel this morning.Arutz Sheva, 7/23/2013, 10:22 PM
A Decade of Bringing Jews Home to Israel

A Decade of Bringing Jews Home to Israel

Nefesh B’Nefesh leaders: Most olim ask about jobs and schooling. There are amazing opportunities in Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/15/2013, 11:57 PM
Video: Israel's Consul General Addresses Olim

Video: Israel's Consul General Addresses Olim

Israel’s Consul General in New York, Ido Aharoni, took part in the aliyah event at Times Square in Manhattan this week.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/15/2013, 11:04 PM