Posted April 16, 2012
By Michelle Gorback, alumna of Masa Israel's Oranim Tel Aviv Internship Experience This post was originally published in the Los Angeles Jewish Journal. I am sitting on a bench in Jaffa, overlooking the beautiful Mediterranean to the west and the Tel Aviv skyline stretching to the north. The oppressive heat of summer has finally relented, and a cool breeze sweeps across. My stomach is too full from the large...
Posted April 05, 2012
This month, more than 400 participants from over 20 countries came together to learn about leadership and social entrepreneurship at our Building Future Leadership conference. But in their free time, they collaborated on a special project, burning the midnight oil to put together this Pesach greeting for our community. Enjoy!
Posted April 03, 2012
Meet Alex Gurfinkel (second from the left), 22 year old Los Angeles local and college student. He is now finishing up his last year at UC Riverside and is looking for a well deserved break before heading off to law school. If you ask him what he would like to do during his break, he would tell you, “blow off some steam and go back to Israel.” Last time Alex was in Israel, he was a proud participant of the 5-...