BLOG -Summer 2018

Day 21 – Fun in the sun

My name is Yosef Morrison and I am from Teaneck, NJ. The reason I came on Israel ID was because I want to grow closer with the land of Israel and wanted to meet many new friends. Israel ID is the perfect program for these


Day 16 – Yom NCSY!

My name is Oryah Bensalmon, and I’m from Toronto, Canada. I came on Israel ID because I knew that it would be an inspirational and moving experience that would really aid me to improve and grow religiously and spiritually through connecting to the holy land


Day 15 – Standing on the shoulders of giants

Hi my name is Eve Vaknin I’m from Houston, Texas. This summer I went on my first NCSY program and from only the first few weeks I can honestly say I am having “the best summer ever”! Israel In Depth is not only fun but


Shabbos in Neta & Tisha Ba’av

My name is Menachem Mendel Rabizadeh and I am from Great Neck New York. Growing up I have always heard about NCSY and how they have inspired so many people and instilled a love of Judiasm in them. My mom was very active with NCSY


Day 10 – Bridging the Gaps

Hi! I’m Meira Singer from Toronto, Canada. This is my first time on an NCSY Summer program, and thankfully I am on the best one, Israel ID! Everyday we do different activities that help us connect to the land. Today, we started off another inspiring


Day 9 – We had a smashing day!!!

Hi, my name is Malka Daniels from Toronto, Canada and I’m a proud camper on NCSY Israel ID! I began to get involved in NCSY this past year and fell in love with all it has to offer. Since I have never experienced israel before,


Day 8 – My happy place

Hi! My name is Zach Schwartz, and I am from Dallas, Texas (home to the greatest football team on earth). I chose to be a part of NCSY Israel ID, not only to make life long friends and have the experience of a lifetime, but


Day 7 – Spirituality and sunshine in Tzfat

Hi! My name is Rebecca Krausz and I’m from New York. I chose NCSY Israel ID because I fell in love with the organization and advisors from events during the year. Today we once again had an amazing day full of cool and interesting activities. We


Day 6 – Independence and street art in Tel-Aviv

Hi everyone!My name is Nicole van Amerongen and I’m an advisor on NCSY Israel ID. I came on ID this summer with the hopes of inspiring and being inspired by each of our amazing NCSYers. This morning we started off our trip with a bus


Weekend #1

Hi my name is David Bargraser and I’m from Houston, Texas. I came on Israel ID because I wanted to come experience Israel and connect with the holy land.  FRIDAY NIGHTThis Shabbat was amazing. I had a great time. We started off Friday night by going