Trek Israel

Hello Parents and Friends! Below are updates from a couple of the teens on our trip! Enjoy! Meeting with Israeli teens was fun and enlightening. We got to learn about kids from our age from a different country, and learn that were not so different after all. We met new friends, and made new connections. [...]

Hello Parents and Friends! Below are updates from a couple of the teens on our trip! Enjoy! Today I felt a connection. A bond between a deep part of myself and the Jews and non Jews who have sacrificed themselves for the freedom of a Jewish land. Today I finally understand what the land of [...]

Hello Parents and Friends! Below is an update from Jonah Elman, one of the teens on our trip! Enjoy! As I sit at the campfire during the 3rd and last night of our sea to sea hike, I feel very relieved. These last two and a half days have not been very easy, but the [...]

Hello Parents and Friends! Below is an update from Jonah Elman, one of the teens on our trip! Enjoy! As I sit at the campfire during the 3rd and last night of our sea to sea hike, I feel very relieved. These last two and a half days have not been very easy, but the [...]

Hello Parents and Friends! Below are a few updates from our teens on the trip! Enjoy! These past few weeks have been really great. Prior to the trip, I did not feel connected to Israel at all, let alone my Jewish Heritage. My parents “strongly encouraged” me to go to Israel, a place that, to [...]

Hello Parents and Friends! Below are a few updates from our teens on the trip! Enjoy! The kibbutz I visited, Kibbutz Lotan, was very interesting because of the house I stayed in, which was one of the very original. Kibbutzes are self sustainable, meaning they grow most of their food, and they clean their own [...]