Find JNF in Your Area

Find the JNF office nearest to you and learn about exciting events and news in your home town. Learn more here »

Need Help?

Download PDF to order by mail.

Call 800.542.8733

Visit the JNF Store

Find gifts for all occasions and support JNF’s programs in Israel.
Shop now »

Evan's Baseball Bar-Mitzvah Project

Team Fundraising Goal: $5,000.00

Total Number of Gifts: 141
Total Value of Gifts: $9,184.00

Recent Donors

Mike and Janet Seligson and family

Sherri, Rob and Elana Wildstein

Evan Wildstein

Arthur and Ronnie Vener

Michael and Karen Merlin

GHA Yad B'Yad Group

Dr. Irwin and Dorene Benuck

Herb and Ann Alperin

Gladys Hirsch

Amy Arno

Full Donor List Opens new window.Full Donor List

Baseball In Israel sponsored by JNF

What is Baseball In Israel? To start with, what is JNF? JNF, the Jewish National Fund, helps Israel with all of its non-political projects. This one deals with baseball. Most of the baseball fields in Israel are in terrible condition. The JNF is helping Israel restore existing fields and build new fields for recreational leagues for kids in Israel. Also, Israel is trying to create a World Baseball Classic team where Israeli and American players who are Jewish can play for the Israeli team. This privilege will be for players such as Shawn Green of the New York Mets who is Jewish, and maybe one day, me too!

Why Baseball?

Baseball is a game that teaches sportsmanship as well as the physical part, helping with hand-eye coordination. Yogi Berra, a great catcher, once said, "Baseball is ninety percent mental. The other half is physical." I have loved baseball forever; the first game I ever went to was when I was two years old. I am a big Atlanta Braves fan, and when I heard of JNF's new plan, I knew I this was the perfect Mitzvah project for me. If you still do not think that baseball is important, listen to what columnist George Will had to say, "If baseball is just a game, then the Grand Canyon is just a hole in Arizona!"

How you can help

My goal is to raise $5,000.00. When I raise that amount of money, they will put a plaque on the field recognizing that I have raised enough money to be considered a "Bases" donor. However, I cannot do this alone. I need your help to help me reach my goal. Any donation is appreciated. If you donate at least $18.00, you will receive from me a special pen imprinted with "EVAN'S JNF PROJECT BASEBALL" and with a baseball stress ball at the top of the pen. You can donate by clicking on the link on the right that says "Make A Donation", or you can send a check payable to JNF to me at my address, which is 101 Burdette Road, Atlanta, GA. 30327. I am also excited that my grandparents, Nana Arlene and Papa Walter Wildstein have agreed to match whatever amount I raise for this project! To learn more about JNF's Project Baseball, you can go to
Thanks for your support!

Guest Book

If you would like, you can add your name and a short message to our Guest Book. Thank you.

Sign the Guest Book

Records 1 - 25 of 1,001+

Thu, May 25, 2017
Wow cuz this is great work! Congrats and keep it up.
My web site :: divorce solicitors liverpool ( %url )

Marquita Chapdelaine
Thu, May 25, 2017
Good Web site, Stick to the fantastic job. Thanks a ton!
my blog ... minecraft city map ( %url )

Lara Nevarez
Thu, May 25, 2017
Good internet site you possess here.
Here is my web-site - sc drug rehab ( %url )

Thu, May 25, 2017
Maintain the good work and generating the group!
My blog post - divorce solicitors liverpool ( %url )

Wed, May 24, 2017
The info is really intriguing.
Here is my web site ... Computer Technologies ( %url )

Omar Byars
Wed, May 24, 2017
Thanks intended for providing this type of awesome write-up.
Also visit my blog computers ( %url )

Wed, May 24, 2017
Just wished to mention I'm just pleased that i came on your site!
Look at my site south carolina drug rehab ( %url )

Blythe Barger
Wed, May 24, 2017
Your posts is rather intriguing.
Feel free to surf to my blog minecraft city map ( %url )

Wed, May 24, 2017
Many thanks really practical. Will share site with my friends.
Also visit my webpage website ( %url )

Booker Simons
Wed, May 24, 2017
Great internet website! It looks extremely professional! Keep up the great work!
My web blog :: minecraft adventure map deutsch ( %url )

Nichol Harp
Wed, May 24, 2017
Thanks for offering such wonderful articles.
Here is my site ... divorce solicitors liverpool ( %url )

Wed, May 24, 2017
I am glad to be one of the visitants on this outstanding web site (:, regards for putting up.
my homepage :: clarity x supplement ( %url )

Jewell Pittmann
Tue, May 23, 2017
thank a lot for your web site it assists a lot.
my webpage :: Computer Hardware ( %url )

Tue, May 23, 2017
Wow because this is excellent work! Congrats and keep it up.
Here is my page Wealth Generators ( %url )

Jana Deatherage
Tue, May 23, 2017
Very educational look forwards to returning.
Feel free to visit my blog: charleston drug rehab ( %url )

Tue, May 23, 2017
You've among the finest internet websites.
Look into my web site ... divorce solicitors liverpool ( %url )

Kraig Whiting
Tue, May 23, 2017
Great website! It looks extremely good! Maintain the good job!
My web-site - map ville minecraft ( %url )

Fred Cyr
Tue, May 23, 2017
Thanks, this website is really helpful.
Look into my webpage; south carolina drug rehab ( %url )

Tue, May 23, 2017
Thanks, this site is very helpful.
Feel free to surf to my homepage - minecraft ( %url )

Lolita Carreiro
Tue, May 23, 2017
Very enlightening look onward to visiting again.
My weblog :: hot and sex ( %url )

Joesph Bou
Mon, May 22, 2017
Great web website! It looks very expert! Keep up the great work!
Feel free to surf to my web blog minecraft ( %url )

Mon, May 22, 2017
Wow, this is a valuable website.
Look into my website: Family Law solicitors ( %url )

Mon, May 22, 2017
Much thanks! This a awesome web site.
my blog post ... minecraft 1.11 maps ( %url )

Sun, May 21, 2017
I benefit from browsing your site. Thanks for your time!
Feel free to surf to my webpage :: minecraft ( %url )

Sun, May 21, 2017
Hi, very good webpage you have got here.
Here is my blog post minecraft ( %url )

Records 1 - 25 of 1,001+

If you think this page contains objectionable content, please inform the system administrator.

YouTube   Delicous   Facebook   Digg