Orthodox Jewish All Star, Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg, CNN Hero

Through his organization Kids Kicking Cancer, this Orthodox rabbi devotes his life to helping sick children – no matter who they are. “30% of the children that we work with in Israel are Muslim children, we have the largest sickle cell program for children who are obviously coming from Africa, children who are rarely Jewish […]

The Orthodox Bar Mitzvah Boy Who Raised $19k For Kids With Cancer

In some ways, Nachliel Jacobs is your average Orthodox Jewish twelve year old boy. He loves sports, music (he plays the drums) and hanging out with his three younger siblings. But there is something about this New York native which sets him apart from other pre-teens: instead of having a bar mitzvah party for just […]

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