Pop star Demi Lovato apologizes for Israel trip, then erases

"Going against all advice right now and apologizing," Lovato writes on Instagram, before erasing post several minutes later.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 10/3/2019, 12:21 PM

Demi Lovato's photo with special needs kids in J'lem goes viral

In Israel, Demi Lovato praises 'amazing center' for special needs children, posts after 'falling in love' with 'little beauty.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2019, 1:41 PM

Pop star Demi Lovato meets with Shalva band in Jerusalem

During trip to Israel, pop star Demi Lovato visits Shalva Center for people with special needs in Jerusalem, meets with Shalva band.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 8:48 PM

Shalva Band to attend IAC National Summit

Special-ed band who moved audiences worldwide to perform at annual event scheduled to take place later this year in Florida​.Arutz Sheva, 8/31/2019, 11:50 PM

How Shalva used Eurovision appearance to promote integration

The Shalva band's meteoric success has enabled the Shalva organization to embark on many new ventures.Yoni Rotenberg, 6/28/2019, 10:35 AM

Celebrating the work of a man who changed life for the disabled

Kalman Samuels, founder of Shalva National Center in Israel received prestigious honors for improving Israeli disability services.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 7:49 PM

Eurovision climax: The countries which made it to the final

The Shalva band's performance on Thursday night is met with enthusiastic applause with the crowd rising to their feet to cheer excitedly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2019, 11:27 AM

Watch: Shalva Band in the Eurovision semi-finals

The Shalva Band, which quit the Eurovision selection contest so as not to desecrate the Sabbath, performs at the semi-finals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2019, 12:01 AM

Watch: Shalva Band at torch-lighting ceremony

The Shalva band sang at the torch-lighting ceremony on Mount Herzl which marks the start of Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2019, 4:12 AM

In Jerusalem marathon, thousands run for special ed kids

Thousands run for Team Shalva in the 2019 Jerusalem Marathon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2019, 10:49 AM

Final decision: Shalva will not attend Eurovision

European Broadcasting Corporation refuses to accommodate religious needs of Shakva band composed of musicians with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2019, 7:50 PM

'Inclusive' European Broadcasting Union excludes Orthodox Jews

Band quits program as three members are Shabbat observant and will be forced to violate Shabbat; inclusive Europe won't budge.Mordechai Sones, 2/4/2019, 5:50 PM

Shalva Band "Dares to Dream” to keep Shabbat at Eurovision

The Shalva Band is composed of eight Israeli musicians with physical and mental disabilities who have not let their limitations stop themArutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2019, 1:12 PM

Shalva expected to withdraw from Eurovision selection contest

Shalva Band expected to withdraw from TV competition “Rising Star” due to issues with Sabbath observance.Ben Ariel, 2/4/2019, 5:17 AM

Shalva Band advances to Eurovision selection finals

Band composed of adults with disabilities receives 87 points to advance to finals of “Rising Star” television contest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2019, 4:45 AM

Eurovision wants a Shabbat-friendly microphone

Song contest wants Tzomet institute to give them Shabbat-approved microphone so a viral special-needs band can perform.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2019, 8:41 AM

Will the rules be adjusted for observant Eurovision competitors?

Israeli disabled musicians favorites to represent Israel at Eurovision, but might be forced to quit due to Shabbat rehearsals.Elad Benari, 1/29/2019, 2:41 AM

Watch: The special children's audition that moved the web

15 musical performers with special needs come together for TV audition with song 'Here Comes the Sun'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 10:58 AM

Israeli disabled musicians perform at British College

Students of Eton College in England pause their studies for a musical performance by the Shalva Band.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2018, 1:05 AM

Miracles happen every day

Gilad Shalit celebrates seven-year anniversary of his release from Hamas captivity by supporting children with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2018, 2:12 AM

Lucy's bat mitzvah present

Lucy, 12, just celebrated her bat mitzvah in London. But her real joy is from another extraordinary event that happened this week in J'lem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2018, 11:00 AM

Children with disabilities play football with NFL players

Thirty NFL football players share the field with Shalva's children with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 7:31 AM

Olympic judoka, soldiers, firefighters join Shalva Marathon run

Watch: 1,500 runners join Team Shalva in Jerusalem Marathon to benefit special needs children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2018, 12:28 PM

Hundreds will run marathon in benefit of special-ed kids

Over 1,500 runners will run special segments of the Jerusalem Marathon in support of "Shalva".Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2018, 5:05 AM

Miami Mayor visits Israel

Mayor of Miami Francis Suarez visits Shalva, the Israel Association for Care and Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2018, 3:34 AM

Shalva's 10th Silver Spring Anniversary Celebrity Chef Dinner

Food and art merged into festive dinner in support of Shalva, The Israel Association for the Care & Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2018, 10:55 PM

Chief rabbis celebrate Hanukkah with disabled children

Israel's chief rabbis and the most severely wounded soldier from 2014's Protective Edge celebrate Hanukkah together at center for disabled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2017, 7:47 AM

Israeli band of disabled musicians captures hearts of Londoners

London goes wild over Israel’s band of disabled musicians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2017, 12:07 AM

'This is the most incredible place I've ever seen'

Scottish actress married to US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnunchin visits Israel, takes time out to meet with special-needs children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2017, 7:37 PM

Musicians with disabilities represent Israel on world tour

Musicians with disabilities join world tour on first-ever trip away from home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2017, 10:53 PM

New center for special needs children opens in Jerusalem

Shalva, which cares for children with specials needs and disabilities, opens new center in Israeli capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2017, 10:06 PM

Critically wounded soldier to lead marathon runners

Olympic medalist Ori Sasson and rehabilitating soldier Yehuda Yitzhak Hayisraeli will lead the Shalva group at the Jerusalem Marathon.Yoel Domb, 3/15/2017, 3:56 PM

Watch: Bringing 'peace of mind' to special needs kids

Meet the founder of SHALVA, which provides high quality care for disabled children, as his organization opens a new center in the capital.Yoni Kempinski, 5/12/2016, 3:21 PM

SHALVA – A Magnet for Special Needs Children

Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan visited the SHALVA organization: "Another layer in the construction of Jerusalem".Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/13/2013, 3:15 AM

Video: Avraham Fried Sings with SHALVA Children

Chassidic star Avraham Fried met and sang with SHALVA children with special needs in preparation for a giant concert.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/23/2012, 8:29 AM