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In the Holy Land for Rosh Hashana

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In the Holy Land for Rosh Hashana

The Sound of the Shofar: In the Holy Land for Rosh Hashana The two highest holy days on the Jewish calendar, Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur fall in the month of Tishrei in September/October. Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is not a day for reveling, partying and carnivals but, is a very serious day, approached […]

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Volunteer Tourism Israel: Leket National Food Bank

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Volunteer Tourism Israel: Leket National Food Bank

Leket National Food Bank Volunteer Tourism Israel Amazingly there are people who pay their own way to come to Israel and volunteer to help out at charities. One such nonprofit group actively seeking volunteers is Leket, the National Food Bank that is Israel’s largest food rescue organization. Leket gleans leftover produce from fields and orchards […]

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