A Statement from the ORT America National President

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ORT America condemns the racism and white supremacist views of those who marched with torches in Charlottesville this past weekend. Their vile ideology, words and provocative actions have no place in American society and our land of diversity. There is no moral equivalence, and we share the concern of our fellow citizens troubled by this …

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Mastering Computer Basics Results in a Closer Family

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Victor Novomeiskiy, age 71, began at the Lawson ORT Yekaterinburg vocational training center two years ago, mastering basic computer skills and learning how to navigate the internet. Victor loves jazz music and when he discovered the ease of accessing it online, he bought a laptop and infused his life with jazz.  Last year Victor took …

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World ORT Kadima Mada Schools Recognized for Excellence

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The 2017 top high schools in Israel were chosen by the Ministry of Education and three schools within the educational network of World ORT Kadima Mada have been awarded this distinction. The high schools at Hodayot and Kfar Hassidim youth villages, and the Levinson high school in Kiryat Yam were each recognized in the top three categories of excellence. …

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A Kfar Silver Student Perseveres Despite Hardship

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Yaniv
Our new video showcases the best of ORT in Israel Yaniv is a teen resident of Kfar Silver youth village, part of the World ORT Kadima Mada educational network.  He tells the poignant story of his experience in this moving new video, which also highlights the high level of care and education in the village. …

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An ORT Student in Samara Gives Back to Her Community

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Bella Nayda is a tenth grader at the ORT Gesher School #42 in Samara, Russia. “I’m fond of Hebrew, the history of the Jewish people and Jewish culture. My school gives me the spirit and understanding of my Jewish background, and I’m involved in youth projects in the local Jewish community,” Bella relates. She is …

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