Jewish 100, 2014: Meira Aboulafia – Innovation and Activism
Board Chair of IsraAID
Meira Aboulafia, active in the non-profit world for more than 30 years, is the board chair of IsraAID, an outstanding Israeli NGO that provides life-saving disaster relief and long-term support in every corner of the globe. Since its founding, IsraAid has responded to crises in 22 countries, reached more than 1 million people and trained more than 5,000 local professionals. In addition to chairing the board of directors, Aboulafia has organized IsraAID workshops, conferences, and forums, as well as co-led programs in the field.