Meet the Team






 Shlomi Nahumson- Director of Youth Programs


With a background in experiential youth education, Shlomi is our veteran employee at the IDFWO. Shlomi is the Director of Youth Programs including the Otzma camps, Bar & Bat Mitzvah trip to North America and the Europe Leadership Seminar for our teens.  He is also in charge of house visits and the Mentoring Program.





Batchen- Project Manager & Coordinator of Adult Orphans

Batchen joined the IDFWO team with a background in Political Science, conflict resolution and Business Management. Bat Chen manages the Bar and Bat Mitzvah Celebration in Jerusalem, young Widows programs and all the programs for orphans over the age of 30.Bat Chen is also responsible for applying to Local Grants and our collaboration with the Israeli authorities, as well as Yad LeBanim (The association of the families of fallen soldiers of IDF and Security Forces).  





Asaf Musman- Project Manager

Assaf came to the IDFWO with a background in Communication and Political Science.Assaf manages the Annual Widows Retreat and the Wedding Gifts and University Scholarships ceremony. He is also responsible for the Hebrew magazine and Public Relations within Israel.





Regina Kashi- Project Manager

Regina came to the IDFWO with a degree in Communications and Political Science. Regina coordinates the Loans and grants committee, Rejuvenating day trips for Widows, and adult orphan programs. Regina runs the School Supplies for First Graders programs, and events for volunteers. She is also responsible for maintaining the Hebrew social media pages, and the collaboration between the Israeli government and the IDFWO.





Esti Gueta- Office Manager

Following her army service working with bereaved families of the IDF in the Ministry of Defense, Esti came to the IDFWO team. Esti is part of our Office Management group as our main Office Manager.Esti handles the organizations’ bookkeeping and committees, and alsocoordinates our Widow’s singing group and Advanced Skills Courses. 






Danae Salinas- Resource Development and International Relations

Danae comes to us with a background in social media and graphic design, and is currently studying a degree in Communications and Marketing. She works in the Resource Development and Fundraising team; largely working with international donors. She coordinates the Resource Development and Fundraising activities and events of the organization, predominantly outside of Israel She is also responsible for supporter relations, maintaining social media pages, English website, IDFWO marketing communications and international PR.







Inbar Kimchy- National Service, Resource Development and International Relations

Inbar is from Seattle, USA and is doing her National Service at the IDFWO. Inbar works in the Fundraising and Resource Development teams. Inbar deals with donors, along with fundraising in Israel and abroad. She also coordinates kind gift donations from Israeli companies for the Bar & Bat Mitzvah event, and is in charge of the Football quiz event.


 Tamar Falah- National Service, Office Management

As an Israeli citizen, Tamar chose to do her National Service at the IDFWO. Tamar is in the office management department, administrating all the registrations of our members, and arranges the logistics of our members at memorial ceremonies. She also helps with the coordination of the Annual Widow’s Retreat, the Rejuvenating Day trips and the Widow Adopts a Widow project.

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