About the Author

Chaya Arbiv

Chaya Arbiv was born and raised in Chicago. As a teenager, she was on the editorial board of Yaldah magazine. She moved to Israel independently in high school and then served for two years in national service. She has since earned a degree in psychology and communications at Bar Ilan. Chaya now lives in Harish with her sabra husband, where they run a YouTube channel called "TheArbivs."

I Moved to Israel, Alone, When I was 15

It wasn’t easy. But it was worth it.

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