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Don">Don

Don
participant year: 
2011-2012

talco1 Info">talco1 Info

Jessica Klein">Jessica Klein

Jessica Klein
participant year: 
Spring 2012

Tikkun Olam Advocates">Tikkun Olam Advocates

What I'm Doing Here: Tikkun Olam in Tel Aviv-Jaffa">What I'm Doing Here: Tikkun Olam in Tel Aviv-Jaffa

Posted April 20th, 2012
 
I came here with Taglit-Birthright, which is a free 10-day program for Jewish youth to come to Israel and tour around the country.
 
I've now been living in Tel Aviv for 6 months, doing a program call Tikkun Olam in Tel Aviv-Jaffa, which means "repair the world" in Hebrew.
 

Changing Lives: Teacher Changes Lives—Her Students' and Her Own—in Israel">Changing Lives: Teacher Changes Lives—Her Students' and Her Own—in Israel

Posted April 19th, 2012
 
By Danielle Longo, participant in Masa Israel's Israel Teaching Fellows
 
Growing up as a Conservative Jew in Bloomfield Hills, I knew the basics of the religion and of Israel. I went to Hillel Day School in Farmington Hills. I celebrated holidays, went to shul and believed in God. That is, until I was 17 and my dad passed away.
 
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