Israel strikes a chord with a Milwaukee musician and Houston family

Among the 218 immigrants from North America who arrived on Nefesh B’Nefesh’s 54th flight from North America on July 19 were Ilan Eckhardt, a Milwaukee musician, and Linda Grodner, who made aliya with her two daughters and dog from Houston, Texas. The aliya flight was facilitated in cooperation with the Immigration and Absorption Ministry, The Jewish Agency for Israel, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael, and JNF-USA.

A beaming Eckhardt, 22, arrived alone with his guitar in hand.


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