Gal Kachlon

Growing up with a severely disabled father, Gal used to believe that his prospects were limited. Today, on the way to completing his degree in Civil Engineering at Israel’s prestigious Technion Institute, Gal is starting to believe that he can achieve great things. Gal’s first job after school and his army service was installing water pipes […]

Etti Horada

Etti is only in her first year at the University of Haifa but she already understands the many advantages that Moshal has given her. “My father died three years ago, and my mother is not well enough to work. I knew that it was imperative for me to get a university degree in order to […]

Sagi Entenberg

When Sagi’s family broke apart, he never dreamed that he would become part of an even bigger foster family – the Moshal Scholarship family. As one of six children, Sagi was badly affected by his parents’ divorce. His older brothers and sister were already married and starting families of their own, leaving Sagi and his […]

Ntokozo Luthuli

Ntokozo Luthuli had a challenging childhood: he grew up without a mother; had to say goodbye to good friends numerous times to move home; and even attended a school at which everyone but he was Muslim. But his positive attitude to life helped him defy the odds against him studying towards a Bachelor of Science degree […]

Simphiwe Hlongwane

There were times as a child she just wanted to disappear, but now Simphiwe Hlongwane is in fourth-year medicine and wants only “to save lives – the thought of it puts a smile on my face”, she says. The 22-year-old’s life has done a 360% turn. She spent much of her school career as a top […]

Jonathan Giber

Jonathan immigrated to Israel from Argentina at the age of 15, and just 7 years later he had secured a place at one of the country’s most prestigious universities – the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is now completing his degree in Computer Engineering and he already has a great job at Motorola as a Java programmer. But Jonathan’s […]

Efraim Globus

Imagine that you had never learned Maths and English and you decided that you wanted to go to University. That is the challenge that Efraim set himself to overcome at the age of 20, and he is about to graduate with BSc Honours degree in Computer Science from Machon Lev College in Jerusalem. Like many […]

Moti Deri

Moti is a bright young man from a family of 11 children living in the port city of Ashdod. His father died 7 years ago from a heart attack, leaving his mother, who is disabled, with a pile of debts and a family to feed from her minimal wages as a care assistant. Moti got […]

Jacinthe Mutuzo

Jacinthe Mutuzo will not let the scars of being born in Rwanda shortly after the genocide to parents who crossed the Hutu-Tutsi divide get in the way of her future in South Africa. In her second year of BCom Information Science, this 21-year-old has made her home with nuns and dedicates her free time to […]

Alex Menu

Few would suspect the gumboot dancer with a social message and a twinkle in his eye is actually en route to becoming a doctor. Alex Menu doesn’t dwell on hardships but rather strives to get the most out of life. Along the way, he is determined to help as many people as possible before ultimately […]