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Read Laura Goldmeier' s Thank You Speech at NHBZ on Dec 12

From l. to r. Mimi, Meira, Rosalie, Devy, Rachel, Irl and Mike

Honored by NHBZ

Shaving Israel being honored!

December 12th, 2021

Jewish Light's Annual

Unsung Heroes Award 2021

Laura Goldmeier
Unsung Hero 2021, President of Shaving Israel, and so much more!
We are so proud of you!

The most meaningful act you can do to honor Laura, is a contribution to Shaving Israel

Well Deserved.....

Woman of Achievement 

Our Founder 

Rachel Miller - Woman of Achievement 2021
Rachel Goldman Miller, who is receiving the award for lifetime service. Miller is the founder of local nonprofit Shaving Israel, which raises funds and awareness to purchase personal hygiene items for soldiers in the Israeli Defense Forces. A Holocaust survivor, Miller regularly speaks about her experiences at the St. Louis Kaplan Feldman Holocaust Museum. The 10 honorees will be recognized during an hourlong awards celebration that will be broadcast onSt. Louis PBS affiliate KETC-TV (Channel 9) September 13, at 7 PM

Quote from St. Louis Jewish Light
Rachel Miller at home, in front of paintings of three of her family members lost during the Holocaust— her mother, father and sister. A German prisoner of war created the portraits, working from photographs of the family. (Lisa Mandel)

Shaving Israel folks in the News:

Shaving Israel congratulates board member Gloria Kaplan Feldman on the groundbreaking for the new St. Louis Kaplan Feldman Holocaust Museum.
Ms. Feldman  is a Holocaust survivor and
local philanthropist.

We are honored to have her serve on our board.

Past Events

Events in the not so distant past 

Talia - a St. Louis Lone Soldier

July 29, 2018
Talia Wolkowitz speaks at NHBZ


December 8, 2019
The Movie Noodle