1. October 26, 2015
    By Yori Yalon   This year has seen a dramatic 63% increase in the number of Masa participants from South Africa. The number of participants from Latin America is also continuing its upward trend of recent years.
  2. October 22, 2015
    By Robert Wiener   After finishing 10 months in Israel in June, Lindsey Skerker returned to her home in Randolph having learned as much from the elementary school students she taught in Netanya as they did from her.
  3. September 25, 2015
    Baseball took Josh Scharff from St. Louis to Yale, and now it’s placed him in the heart of Israel.
  4. September 18, 2015
    Photo credit: CJN/Bob Jacob   By Ed Wittenberg   Andria Kaplan’s connection to Israel goes back five generations.   Kaplan, who moved back to Cleveland in July after a five-month experience in Israel supported by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, talked about her journey at the launch event for the Federation’s 2016 Campaign for Jewish Needs Sept. 10 at the Mandel Jewish Community Center in Beachwood.