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Borrower Stories

Hebrew Free Loan provides the story of Irina Gorelik.
Irina Gorelik

Irina Gorelik, who immigrated from Ukraine as a young woman, is a single mother raising three young boys on her earnings as an in-home

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Jonathan sometimes can’t believe he’s even alive, let alone starting his third year of medical school at UC Davis. He came from Mexico with

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Elizabeth Boner Hebrew Free Loan
Elizabeth Boner

Elizabeth Boner has been an educator her entire adult life, and she always assumed that owning a home in the Bay Area was out

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Jesse Brandt Hebrew Free Loan
Jesse Brandt

Jesse Brandt was a senior at Berkeley High School when the pandemic hit, and finishing his senior year from home wasn’t easy. But it

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Leandro Margulis Hebrew Free Loan
Leandro Margulis

When Leandro Margulis stopped at a vista point in the Marin Headlands so his friends from abroad could admire the view of the Golden

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