Donna’s Journal

SUSAN ASHNER

CHARITY | Beit Ruth

BIOGRAPHY | Susan is a strong advocate for education and the rights of underprivileged and at-risk young women. She is the Founder and Chairwoman of Beit Ruth, a school for at-risk young women in Israel. Following a successful pilot project which supports 40 girls, the Beit Ruth Educational Village will open in December 2012. The educational village will support over 200 girls and is located in Afula, Israel. Each girl in the Beit Ruth program receives daily therapy and in-house education, as well as support and love from the dedicated staff. Prior to this endeavor, Susan was instrumental in the completion of a similar school for young men located in Beit Shemesh, Israel. Learn more about:

BEIT RUTH