Meet The Executive Director: Ariela Schwartz-Zur of Yad LaKashish

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. When Yad LaKashish was founded in 1962, the State of Israel was only 14 years old. Myriam Mendilow, a school teacher, was distraught by the elderly’s loss of self-respect as well as by her students’ disrespectful attitude toward them. Inspired by one of the pillars […]