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  • Israeli activist brings educational ideals, message of hope to L.A.

    By Julie Gruenbaum Fax

    May 2, 2012 | 11:53 am

    Chaim Peri understands that many of the at-risk children who land in the Yemin Orde Youth Village he founded 30 years ago in northern Israel probably hate God. Still, he wanted to give these once-abandoned children the opportunity to feel what he calls the sublime. So, in the trees...

  • Israeli village helps at-risk youth sing a new song

    November 10, 2010 | 9:57 am

    You could look at the members of the Yemin Orde Choir and call them what others have called them: at-risk youths from across the globe, victims of abandonment and dysfunctional families.

    Or you could see them as they see themselves: aspiring doctors, world travelers and performers....