10. Helena Glaser

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Honorary President World WIZO, President World Zionist Council, and a Member of the Jewish Agency Board of Governors, Helena Glaser is the epitome of generosity, dedication and care.

Her aim has always been to strengthen Jewish and Zionist identity, as well as championing the advancement of the status of women for over 40 years.

From her days as a WIZO volunteer back in 1971, Helena held many Executive positions in WIZO and in 2004 she was elected the 5th President of World WIZO.

“One person alone can only make a limited difference,” Helena says, “When you are part of a movement or organisation, then you can make changes.”

And this is why she advocated for women to join WIZO; through WIZO and networking you have the strength and tools to change the lives of many people on a much wider level.

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