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Finding home away from home

Why overnight Jewish camp and Israel travel proved the right route for one Orthodox family What’s the best thing about visiting Israel? If your name is Michal, it might be as simple as having your name pronounced correctly. “It was her first week in Israel that my daughter…

Me, My Camera, and Israel

By Daniel Marchese Prior to my trip in June, I had already been to Israel twice. The first time, I went with my grandmother to celebrate my Bar Mitzvah. It was a truly special experience, to see firsthand all of the things you only hear about in Sunday school. The second time was in…

Guest Post: Wyoming High School Alumni get On-the-Job Experience in Israel

Three Wyoming High School graduates are spending this summer as interns in Israel. They are part of a group of fourteen college students from across the greater Cincinnati area taking part in Onward Israel, a program that places Jewish students in internships in their chosen fields of study…

A Gift of Moments

By Seth Friedman

Seth Friedman is a high school junior who belongs to Isaac M. Wise Temple. A high school Israel travel grant from Cincy Journeys allowed him to take a NFTY trip to Prague, Krakow, Warsaw and Israel. 

I once heard it said that life is a series of moments. We know the momen…

Guest Post: Sycamore High grads get on-the-job experience in Israel

Four Sycamore High School graduates are spending this summer as interns in Israel. They are part of a group of fourteen college students from across the greater Cincinnati area taking part in Onward Israel, a program that places Jewish students in internships in their chosen fields of study…