Sukkot 2018 Trip

Blown away!!

You could have knocked me over with a feather.  Orna Grinman just completely blew me away and I am still processing, but I had to share this with you immediately!! All of the recent Ani Yosef participants who just returned from Sukkot in Jerusalem will remember that Orna came and spoke to us one evening. … Continue reading Blown away!!

Sukkot 2018 Trip, Who We Are

Faces of Ani Yosef (Big Gallery!!)

My son took copious pictures on the recent Ani Yosef Sukkot 2018 trip.  While he would prefer to be in the woods filming or photographing deer and other wildlife, I think he has a terrific eye for capturing moments and characters with his camera. As I scrolled through many of his pics I started thinking… Continue reading Faces of Ani Yosef (Big Gallery!!)

Sukkot 2018 Trip

Simchat Torah in Giv’at Ye’arim

Last night was an amazing finale to a wonderful 16 days in Israel. The warmth and openness of our host community was on full display as we were invited to participate in their Simchat Torah celebration.Almost everyone in our group danced at one point or another, though I did help a couple find their legs....… Continue reading Simchat Torah in Giv’at Ye’arim