Tag Archives: Israel

An Introduction to NFTY EIE and Me

Jamie Friedman is a 16-year-old student from Boulder who is spending the semester in Israel studying in NFTY's EIE program. She is posting about her experience for the Boulder Jewish News.

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JNF Special Report: Jewish Disabilities Awareness Month In Israel

The Plagim Regional School at Kibbutz HaZorea, located near the Menashe plateau in the Carmel Mountain range, is making sure that their children don’t miss out on the experience and celebration of nature on Tu BiShvat or any other day of the year.

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Congress: Polis Will Attend – DeGette Will Snub Netanyahu Speech

Jared Polis, Bibi Netanyahu, and Diana DeGette

Radio Chavura contacted each of Colorado’s national Congressional representatives and is reporting exclusively that Congresswoman DeGette is the only one of the nine elected officials who has said she will definitively not attend Prime Minister Netanyahu’s speech.

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Colorado Jews Mourn Israeli Terror Victim Dalya Lemkus

Remembering Dalya Lemkus

A Shloshim service for Dalya, marking 30 days since her burial, was held at BMH-BJ in Denver this past Tuesday, organized by Brian and Sarina Lemkus Kopinsky, her uncle and aunt.

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The Unique Alliance Between Israel and Micronesia, With a Colorado Twist

Asterio Takesy and Barack Obama

Colorado Jews this month honored the 28th anniversary of the special relationship between the United States and the Federated States of Micronesia, which has proven to be not only a strong ally of America but also of America’s ally, the State of Israel.

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Registration Open for Taglit-Birthright Shorashim-JNF Israel Adventure

JNF and Shorashim announced today that their partnership continues in bringing young adults to Israel for winter 2014-15 and that registration is now open.

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NEXT Helps Young Jewish Adults Celebrate 5775 with Friends

NEXT: A Division of Birthright Israel Foundation today unveiled its 2014 High Holidays Initiative designed to connect Birthright Israel alumni and young Jewish adults to High Holiday events, to their peers, and to Jewish community organizations.

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Shabbat Ha’aretz: Judaism, Land Use, Social Justice and Climate Change

The next shmita cycle starts this Rosh Hashanah. Hence, September 23 begins the biblical sabbatical year. Hazon has scheduled two events to celebrate, discuss and understand.

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