Meet Maya and Dana! The Jewish Agency's Shinshinim are high-school graduates who choose to defer their military service for a year of service abroad. Shinshinim is a Hebrew acronym for 'shnat sherut,' meaning "year of service."
Shinshinim's Journey to the Kotel (VIDEO)
Mar 05, 2019
Rabbi Koas Describes Success of Shinshinim Program
Feb 04, 2019
Bayit – home. Maya and Dana are flying home today for mid-year break. See you soon!
Lehazmin – invite. In Israel, it is very common to invite friends over to your house for an afternoon. Hope you’ll invite a friend this week too!
Tzimhoni – which means Vegetarian. Did you know that there a lot of vegetarian restaurants and products in Israel? Now you do!
What does Yom Kippur mean to Israelis? How do they observe the holiday in the Holy Land?
Maya and Dana created a booklet all about Yom Kippur – full of quotes, songs, and more.