Masa Israel Journey Blog

March 30, 2011
Here are some words from Lisa Heller, a recent WUJS graduate who returned earlier this month to chaperone a Birthright program.
In the fall of 2009, after being laid off in the bad economy, I decided to return to Israel for an extended program through Masa Israel Journey, the umbrella organization for long-term programs in Israel. As a Young Judaea alumna who missed out on Year Course, it seemed only natural to choose WUJS, Hadassah’s Israel program for post-college graduates.
I selected the Jerusalem Learning track because I was looking to learn as much as possible about my Jewish roots and Israeli culture while living in the most unique city in...
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March 28, 2011
Four Tikkun Olam in Tel Aviv-Jaffa participants recently attended Masa’s Building Future Leadership conference in Jerusalem. Here’s what Katie, a 10 month Coexistence track volunteer, had to say about the experience:
I recently spent a week with five hundred young Jews who are committed to improving the global Jewish community. From Tikkun Olam, I was joined by Nate Kemphues, Lisa Tankanow and Jodie Suckle at the Building Future Leadership conference in Jerusalem. We participated in workshops ranging from public speaking, tikkun olam, Israel advocacy, team building skills, social entrepreneurship, to Jewish leadership during the Holocaust.
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