A short time out from the constant reporting and commentary evolving around the Expulsion which took place in mid-August, 2005 and it’s continuing, ongoing ramifications and consequences for Israel and for all Jews;
Its time to give a look back as well as a look forward at The Sefer Torah Recycling Network as the 11th Anniversary of it’s inception approaches.
In December, 1994, the project began with my attending a Singles Melave Malka in Borough Park. This trip resulted in The Birth of an Idea which became reality with the subsequent placement, over the next 11 years, of 11 Sifrei Torah in needy locations exclusively in Eretz Yisrael. [...]