IBC - Israel By Choice

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Program Description

Israel By Choice is a 5 or 10 month program for high school graduates who are not involved in youth movements from Australia, New Zealand and South Africa who want to spend a creative gap year in Israel exploring the land, the people and their Jewish identity.
 
Participants explore their own boundaries and interests through the choices they make throughout the program and form relationships with Israeli students. As a non-affiliated program, IBC allows participants from all Jewish backgrounds to learn from each other and to learn from and about  all different aspects of Israeli society.
 

For more information, please contact:

Helen Lewitan
IBC Representative Australia and New Zealand

hlewitan.ibc@gmail.com
0412469626

 

 

A Taste of Israel

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Program Description

Annually, thousands of English-speaking Sephardic high school graduates think about investing a year of study in Israel.  Mikdash Melech Jerusalem engages 90 students from around the world in a challenging program of Torah studies, which include: successful completion of a Masechta (tractate) of Talmud by the close of the year, Halacha, with emphasis on Sephardic traditions and customs, Humash with in-depth commentaries and commanding lectures on Navi, Tehillim, Mussar and Rambam.
 
Replete with exhilarating tours of the Holy Land, and recreation facilities, the Mikdash Melech Jerusalem learning experience enriches the students’ bodies, minds and souls.
 

Midreshet Eshel

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Program Description

Midreshet Eshel is a post-high school seminary that provides young women with a comprehensive educational program emphasizing excellence in Jewish studies, Jewish values, and experiential learning. As the first Sephardic seminary in Israel, Eshel also emphasizes Sephardic halacha, customs, and history. The one-year study program combines textual learning with stimulating discussion of topics that are relevant to your life and enhance personal and religious growth.
 
Courses include: Tanakh, Jewish thought, halacha, torah, psychology, the Jewish woman, group dynamics, modern Israeli history, Hebrew language and character development (Middot), Jewish history, yoga, dance, and Sephardic cooking.
 

M.M.Y.

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Program Description

Michlelet Mevaseret Yerushalayim students are a small, select and diverse group of Bnot Torah who come together for the same goals: learning, thinking, growing and connecting with Israel. You will quickly become part of a very close-knit group that resembles a family as much as a school.
 
Following the classical style of Yeshivot, MMY’s learning revolves around chavruta study in the Bet Midrash. Most of the classes are taught in 2-hour blocks, with about half of this time devoted to chavruta preparation.
 

Machon Maayan

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Program Description

Machon Maayan is an innovative one-year program in Israel offering young women a unique post-high school opportunity that combines thought provoking courses, interactive seminars, challenging internships, and meaningful experiences – in a comfortable Torah observant atmosphere.
 
Machon Maayan is for students committed to personal and religious development, leadership, community involvement, and a positive relationship with the land and people of Israel.
 

For more information, please contact:

From the US: Rachel Moore, Communicatins Director, 609 448 9478, rachel@machonmaayan.org

Also: visit our Facebook page: 

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Maccabi - Bekeff

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Program Description

 
Maccabi World Union is a Jewish and Zionist Movement providing extensive sports, educational, social and cultural activities based on the centrality of Israel in modern Jewish life.  Led by democratically-elected officials at all levels, Maccabi is open to Jews of all affiliations and is a general Zionist Union with no allegiance to any political Party viewpoint. Active in Jewish Communities worldwide - more than 450,000 Jews in 400 institutions of 65 countries in 5 Continents, Maccabi is organized through territorial and regional organizations.
 
Maccabi programs are offered internationally. The youngsters and young adults who participate in our programs come from all over the world - from Australia to Mexico, Great Britain to Argentina, USA to South Africa, and Canada to Brazil.
 
Bekeff  is a customizable program offered by Maccabi World Union, allowing you to choose which phases to join, when to do them and for how long. The modules offered within each phase include Kibbutz life, Eilat diving course, Marva (army basic training simulation), MDA (ambulance volunteering), social work in Tel Aviv, ulpan and more.
 
 

Dance Journey

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Program Description

Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company (KCDC) hosts a unique 5-month international dance program known as Dance Journey. Open to dancers 18-35 years of age from around the world, this incredible program provides an outstanding opportunity for professional development while dancing side-by-side with KCDC dancers while learning from one of the leading dance companies in the world.
 
Types of academic accreditation: Recognized an apprentice program by some academic institutions.
Types of certification: Upon completion, participants receive an official letter of recommendations upon request.
 

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Yeshivat Ateret Yerushalayim

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Program Description

Yeshivat Ateret Yerushalayim offers a unique opportunity for young Orthodox men interested in developing mastery of and self-sufficiency in learning Gemara, Halacha, Chumash, Machshava and more. Experienced and dedicated teachers who bring Torah teaching and application to life provide each student with individual attention.
 
In addition, there is the opportunity to participate as an active contributing member of the yeshiva community. Special activities, Shabbatot, tiyulim and sports make building a tangible connection to Eretz Yisrael an integral part of the curriculum.
 

Midreshet B'erot Bat Ayin

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Program Description

If you wish to explore your spiritual side through intensive textual study and creative expression or if you want to enjoy nature, connect with the Land of Israel and live a healthy lifestyle in natural surroundings, Midreshet B'erot Bat Ayin is the ideal place for you. Whether you are new to Judaism, or seeking a wider, more open-minded holistic perspective, B'erot Bat Ayin offers the opportunity to improve your learning skills while discovering your spiritual essence and strengthening your commitment to Judaism within the parameters of Halacha
 
Our Torah & Art program gives you the opportunity to express your Torah learning through art, music, creative writing, drama and dance. Our Garden of Emuna Program includes nature hikes, herbal workshops, meditative movement, organic landscape projects, and all kinds of horticulture. At Midreshet B'erot Bat Ayin you learn and practice Torah of the Land.
 

TCB - Videocom

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Program Description

This program is conducted in Russian.

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