Marking Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yad Vashem (the Holocaust martyrs’ and heroes’ remembrance authority in Israel) uploaded new material to their website. A special new mini-site, including online exhibits, photos, video clips and educational material explore this year’s theme, Children in the Holocaust.
The 18th Maccabiah games will take place on July 12-23 , 2009. The 18th Maccabiah is going to be the largest Maccabiah ever. About 5,000 Jewish athletes are supposed to arrive from abroad and they will join to 2,000 Israeli athletes, which will make the Maccabiah the world’s third largest sporting event after the Olympic… Continue reading Maccabiah (18) Chai
While Taglit-Birthright Israel provides the first time 10-days-trip gift for young Jews from all over the world, there is a complementary program for those who seek for a little more. If you want to spend more time in Israel, volunteering & studying, there’s something for you – MASA.
Jewish Social Action Month (JSAM) is an initiative of KolDor, a global network of young Jewish activists operating around the world, the Office of the Prime Minister of Israel and socialaction.com to promote both social action and Jewish Peoplehood. In just three years since its launch, JSAM has evoked a remarkable response. Political support has… Continue reading Jewish Social Action Month
More than 7000 Jewish young adults from all over the world (with 2000 Israeli soldiers among them) took part of Taglit-Birthright mega event in Latrun last Sunday.
Marking Holocaust Remembrance Day of 2008, 63 years after the end of WW2, Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Authority, uploaded some 130,000 of its photo archives to yadvashem.org. The photographs come from a variety of sources, including official archives, private collections, museums and various historic collections.The images include photographs taken in the… Continue reading Holocaust Memorial Day
Jewish? 18-26 years old? if you answered yes you are totally eligible for a great 10-day free trip to Israel.