Besimcha‘s Team

At Be’Simcha, we are compassionately devoted to finding economically deprived families and becoming the reason they feel hope again.
Meet some of our team here!

Michal Sayas

Founder & Executive Director

The dedicated founder of Be'Simcha continues to serve as president and treasurer. She remains the driving force behind the mission and has for the past eight years served in many capacities within and beyond this organization to better her community. She continues to be the inspiration for all that we accomplish.

Galit Numa


Following an impressive political career with duties ranging from executive assistant to the direct supervision and oversight of elections, Galit is a mother of 3, has related experience in human resources, management and accounting. She is an invaluable business resource for Be'Simcha, but her heartfelt commitment to serve those in need is an equally important asset.

Orian Sayas

Assistant Director

Studied social media and non profits. Passionate about Be' Simcha and everything the organization does. Assists with all aspects of activities and events. She is dedicated to helping the families with anything they need. Her goal is to contribute and help extend smiles of families and kids that Be'Simcha serves.

Sarit Moshe Hai


Charity work is Sarit Moshe Hai's passion. Nothing pleases this "50-something" mother of two more than donating her time and energy to serve those in need. As Be'Simcha, we count ourselves among the fortunate to have her as an active member of our team.

Ayelet Hanina


Formerly a staff member at two large Los Angeles community newspapers, Ayelet is an expert in online advertising, social media and customer relations. Today, the 43-year-old mother of three spends a good deal of time using her talents to spread the word about the good work that Be'Simcha accomplishes.

Michal Navon

Event Planner

As a mother of three, Michal insists that nothing pleases her more than seeing children smile. She is employed as a preschool teacher at a private Jewish school, and we're sure that she is responsible for many smiles in that role. However, she is completely dedicated to extending those smiles to the faces of the Israeli-American mothers and children -- as well as other families in crisis -- that Be'Simcha serves.

Sabit Maccabee

Board Member

Sabit is a mother, who manages work, family time, and always passionate and dedicated to volunteer for Be’simcha

Esti Kleiman


Esti is a working mother of 4, due to her community engagement effort, we were able to make Be’simcha’s kids wish list come true

Rosalin Cohen


Our long time devoted Volanteer, Rosalyn is a business woman and a mother of 4 young kids

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