Colorado Agency for Jewish Education (CAJE) launched this year’s Israel Study Tour (IST) to Poland and Israel on Sunday with 73 kids, at least 9 of whom were from the Boulder area.
IST by the Numbers:
- Number of teens: 73
- Number of US Staff: 5
- Number of years IST has run trips: 43
- Total number of kids taken to Israel since 1972: almost 2,500
- Total number of IST trips Director Josh Samet has been on: 6 (last 5 as staff, and one as teen in 1990)
- Number of days this trip: 36
- Number of weeks in Poland: 1
- Number of weeks in Israel: 4
You can follow along on the adventure at http://caje-ist2015.blogspot.