Do you want to contribute Israel while you’re on winter vacation? Join an IsraelExperts Alternative Break and you can MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
• Learn first-hand about two important issues facing Israeli society today - coexistence and ecology.
• Build personal bridges of understanding with Jewish and Arab Israelis.
• Volunteer together with young Arab Israeli citizens who are involved in National Service in their own community of Kfar Kara in the center of Israel.
• Volunteer, too, with an exciting ecological project at Kibbutz Ein Shemer
• In addition - touring and other volunteering.
Get to know a population you would probably never meet, regardless of how many times you visit Israel! See Israel through new eyes and return home with a deeper understanding of this complex country.
Minimum number of participants: 25.
For more information please contact:
(212) 796-4111 ext. 421
Program Dates: December 21-January 1
Programs from specific campuses with the minimum of 25 participants can be scheduled in coordination with the organizing campus Hillel. If your Hillel has fewer than 25 participants, groups from several Hillels with similar schedules can be combined upon request.
Who should apply: Groups from a university Hillel. If YOUR Hillel hasn't yet organized a group, spearhead the effort!! (Individual undergraduate and graduate university students will be accepted on space-available basis.)
Cost: $1000 for 10-day program (students and staff). International travel not included.