Masa Israel Journey Blog

Published : March 06, 2012
By Avi Rubel, Masa Israel North American Director
Masa Israel was proud to be out in full force at AIPAC's Policy Conference this week in Washington, DC.
Of the more than 13,000 participants there were approximately 2,000 young adults--a very large number of them Masa Israel alumni.
It is wonderful to see that the growth in Masa participation is leading to activism and helping to ensure that a significant number of American Jewish young adults are educated and empowered to represent Israel effectively on campus and in our communities.
Jonathan Etra, current Masa Israel participant on...
Published : March 06, 2012
By Rachel Sales, Masa Israel Director of Alumni and Public Relations
This past week, Moishe House DUMBO and the Masa Israel alumni culture committee launched the bimonthly Hebrew conversation club.
Over delicious borekas, pita and hummus, we got excited for Purim–describing our past celebrations in Israel and trading ideas about mishloah manot. We spoke in Hebrew almost the entire time, stopping a few times along the way to clarify some tougher words.
It felt like we were back in Israel! Eyze Kef!
Delicious Brooklyn borekas that tasted just like Israel.
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