Aran Yardeni will be coming to the United States for a fundraising tour February 16-28.  He will be in the New York City area February 16-19, and the remainder of the time he will be giving lectures and conducting meetings in the Boston area.
  When we were university students, Aran was my partner in examining the Temple Mount debris just after it was dumped into the Kidron Valley, back in November of 1999.  Since the beginning of the Sifting Project, he has maintained a close association with the project as an assistant archaeologist and group guide.   In addition, he is a remarkable tour guide, providing archaeological and historical tours in and around the city of Jerusalem (
  If you could help him schedule a lecture in your area, or a meeting with people who might be interested in donating to the TMSP, please contact him.  He will be bringing an updated PowerPoint presentation which includes exciting new artifacts found during the past year.   You can contact him at 

Thank you in advance for your help,

Aran Yardeni