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Posted: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 10:00 am

Recently my wife, Lynda, and I were privileged to participate in a World ORT mission to Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia. This opportunity to experience the work of this wonderful organization and its valuable educational network was as energizing as it was concerning in regards to the sustainability of Jewish life in Russia.  

Through a network of 17 schools in the former Soviet Union (FSU) and the Baltic states, World ORT provides a highly efficient and sophisticated general Judaic and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education to more than 8,500 youngsters.

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