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Masa Bedouin Coexistence Fellows

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Program Description

Come and volunteer in the Bedouin communities of Israel to promote coexistence, peace and education through English. Volunteer in different programs and initiatives throughout the Bedouin community that include working in schools with at-risk youth, students from unrecognized villages and women's groups. Get hands-on experience in an NGO, receive professional teacher training and project mentor-ship, take Arabic and Hebrew language courses, attend seminars, as well as meet and work alongside politicians, officials and professors. Live, learn and make a difference in the communities of the Negev! 
 
During your fellowship you’ll get the chance to exchange culture with Bedouin youth and learn about their traditions. Immerse yourself in the Arabic and Hebrew language, spend the Jewish holidays or a Shabbat meal with a host family, visit sites holy to three major religions and experience the warmth of the Israel people and the beauty of the Jewish homeland. 
 
The Bedouin Coexistence Fellows is the only program that invites you into the Bedouin community and utilizes your background to build meaningful programs for Israel's youth. Open to all high level English speakers.
 
Subsidized in partnership with the Jewish Agency and the government of Israel eligible participants pay $3,300 or less, and the program covers, accommodations, activities, travel seminars, insurance and more for 4.5 months.
 
 

Tlalim - Red Sea Skippers

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Program Description

10 month program for young people in ages 21-30, the program is held in Eilat and the Red Sea.

The main goal of the program is to train each participant to be a licensed Skipper,by means of :Theory , practical study and professional expertise in sailing. Each participant will receive a skipper licenses for local and international cruise also boat and jet ski licenses for commercial use (Accordance with the restrictions of the licenses).

All licenses given on behalf of the adminisration of shipping and ports.

Highlights

The program will take place in the clear waters and coral-Saturated of the Red Sea.
Each participant will learn to sail a boat and jet ski with a commercial license .
All participants in the program will participate in international cruise of 8 days. 
The Mentor and professional in charge will be ziki shaked- Besides being the only Israeli captain who led a journey around the world, he is a fascinating character and an excellent sailor.
 
 

Tlalim - Extreme Surfing

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Program Description

10 month program for young people in ages 21-30, the program is held in Eilat and the Red Sea. the main goal of the program is to mentor the participant to be a surfing guide in 3 fields: wind surfing, kite surfing and SUP.
Each participant will master in one of the field( according to his ability and will).
In the program participants will learn about running and maintaining a surfing club and his gear and also marketing of the club. the professional part of the program will be under the surfing club- "surf center" in Eilat.
 

Highlights

The program will take place in the clear waters and coral-Saturated of the Red Sea.
Mentoring from experienced surfers.
Excellent climate for surfing and god environment for studying the profession
Integrate with the surfing community- the surfing club is located in the surfing beach of Eilat
 

Rachel Rolnick

Rachel Rolnick

Recruitment and Systems Coordinator

Alli Green

Alli Green

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Nicole Haber

Nicole Haber

Director of Marketing and Communications

My Life in Tel Aviv Right Now

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Masa Israel is highlighting the voices of our participants and alumni who are in Israel during Operation Protective Edge to give an authentic look at what it’s like to live and work in the country at this time. This account is from Brian Burchman, a current participant of Israel Way - Tel Aviv Internship Experience

 

 

 

How I Feel Living in Jerusalem Right Now

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Masa Israel is highlighting the voices of our participants and alumni who are in Israel during Operation Protective Edge to give an authentic look at what it’s like to live and work in the country at this time. This account is from Rachel Jetter, a recent alumna of the Yahel Social Change program, through which she volunteered in an Ethiopian-Israeli community for ten months.

 

Update from Masa Israel

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Over the last few days, Israeli population centers have been targeted by rocket fire from Gaza, and the Israel Defense Forces have launched Operation Protective Edge, with the aim of restoring stability to Israeli civilians. The safety and security of Masa Israel Journey program participants, staff and partners is our top priority.