Yasaf’s Aliyah!

Almost a month ago, Yasaf Warshai made aliyah to join Garin Silan! A member of Kvutsat 61 from Habonim Dror North America, Yasaf has spent the past year as mazkir of HDNA. In the past few weeks, Yasaf has moved into our house in Tiveria and started ulpan (Hebrew classes). Below are speeches from Yasaf's … Continue reading Yasaf’s Aliyah!

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Garin Me’ira Arrives!

The first members of Garin Me'ira (formerly Kvutsah 62) from HDNA made Aliyah almost a month ago! We have been so thrilled to welcome our new friends and partners into our lives and into messima in Shoreshim (the first chapter of Workshop where the chanichimot learn about Jewish and Zionist history) and the Mechadshim (NOAL's … Continue reading Garin Me’ira Arrives!

Reflections on the Yom HaShoah Tekes at Beit Lochmei HaGetaot

We want this blog to be accessible to all; if there is a term or concept that you don’t understand, please leave a comment and we will explain. Check out Movement 101 for in depth definitions of all terms. by Caden Feldman-Gubbay The state-sponsored tekkes concluding Yom HaShoah 2017 was held at Beit Lochmei HaGeta’ot … Continue reading Reflections on the Yom HaShoah Tekes at Beit Lochmei HaGetaot

Pesach 5777

We want this blog to be accessible to all; if there is a term or concept that you don’t understand, please leave a comment and we will explain. Check out Movement 101 for in depth definitions of all terms. Happy belated Pesach! Passover is definitely my favorite Jewish holiday. For one thing, it's in the spring … Continue reading Pesach 5777

Thoughts from Workshop 66 on the Journey to Poland, Part 2

We want this blog to be accessible to all; if there is a term or concept that you don’t understand, please leave a comment and we will explain. Check out Movement 101 for in depth definitions of all terms. Written by Mimi Sieradzki (Machaneh Moshava), for a tekkes at Auschwitz.  My Grandpa Ben grew up … Continue reading Thoughts from Workshop 66 on the Journey to Poland, Part 2