As a teenager, Ottawa philanthropist Sara Vered served as a radio operator in Israel’s 1948 War of Independence. In this article, Ariel Vered offers a tribute to her grandmother’s actions then, and to her lifetime of support for the Jewish state.
Every culture has its raconteurs, the individuals entrusted with communicating the history of a people. Sara Vered considers it her responsibility to tell the story of the establishment of the State of Israel; it has been a thread that has been woven throughout her life’s story. [Read more…]