Hillel activists build connections to Ashkelon

Click here to read about a recent trip by more than 70 Hillel activists, who took a solidarity visit to Israel and brought along toys and candy to be passed along by the IDF to kids who are often cooped up in bomb shelters in Ashkelon.

 

The same article discusses a recent visit by Hillel students from the Ukrainian city of Odessa to Baltimore’s vibrant Jewish community, including its Hillels and Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore. They came via the Harbor 2 Harbor program funded by those two organizations and the JDC. Click here for a video about the program and Odessan Jewry.