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Campaign seeks to raise NIS one million for IDF Lone Soldiers

Israel has an estimated 6,300 lone soldiers serving in all capacities and ranks in the IDF.

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Defense Ministry allocates NIS 10 million of aid for lone soldiers

2,000 discharged lone soldiers who were previously eligible for financial aid from the Defense Ministry will receive a third financial aid package.

Yehoram Gaon releases album of ‘piyutim’

Proceeds from sales of the album will go to support nonprofit organizations for lone soldiers.

Lone soldiers' stories told through photos in 'The Cracks in Everything'

"Lone soldiers are the perfect example of how far people will go to find a home"

Minister Yoaz Hendel runs 5K with incoming lone soldiers

A group of some 80 young men and women will soon enlist as Lone Soldiers, joining 3,500 Lone Soldiers from around the world under the Nefesh B’Nefesh-Friends of the IDF (FIDF) Lone Soldiers Program.

Despite the pandemic 78 future lone soldiers arrive in Israel

Two groups of 78 future lone soldiers landed in Israel on Monday in two designated Aliyah flights organized by Nefesh B'Nefesh, and 50 bout 50 more olim are expected to follow in the next few days.

From Wisconsin religious student to IDF artillery soldier

Menucha “Munchee” Milchtein, one of the newly-trained artillery fighters, was born and raised in an ultra-Orthodox family with 14 siblings in Wisconsin.

Discharged soldiers can withdraw thousands of NIS of military deposit funds

The withdrawal of the funds will be allowed for any purpose and will take effect in two weeks and last for three months.

Rivlin hosts family reunion for lone soldier at President's Residence

Her family came to Israel to see her graduate officer’s course, but were barred from bases due to new coronavirus restrictions

Released lone soldiers to receive NIS 8,000 for housing assistance

Funds are in addition to earlier NIS 4,000 provided by Defense Ministry due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis.

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