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Passover story, Passover, redemption, the ten plagues, Exodus story, redemption

Passover: Where Does Redemption Begin

Elliot Vaisrub Glassenger, BINA senior educator, explores the vital role of women in the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt. […]

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GAP Shnat Sherut, Hebrew, communal life, year in Israel, Pessah, Pesah, Seder, Seder Pesah, volunteer, volunteering, Kuchinate, asylum seekers

Getting Ready For Pesah | GAP Shnat Sherut

Sophie Reiss, a participant on the BINA GAP Shnat Sherut year, writes about the busiest time of the year at her volunteer placement […]

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Parasht vayikra, weekly parasha, Parashat HaShavua, The hebrew God, atonement, purification, guilt, ayala dekel

Parasht vayikra

Ayala Dekel, a teacher and educator at BINA, discusses this week's parasha, Vayikra […]

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Nazareth Iris, MITF, Nazareth, hiking, nature, city, flowers, Daniel Crasnow

Why Come To Nazareth? | MITF Nazareth

Daniel Crasnow, a participant on the BINA MITF TLV + Bet Shean, reflects on his experience in Nazareth: discovering new people, places, and things. […]

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election, election day, election 2021, election day 2021, Israel election, Israel politics, Israel, Tel Aviv, Gap Year, BINA gap year, Mechina year, Mechina gap, Ronnie Shashoua

Getting ready for election day | GAP Mechina

Ronnie Shashoua, a participant on the BINA GAP Mechina year, is getting ready for another elections and study the Israeli political landscape. […]

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GAP Shnat Sherut, Hebrew, shabbat, communal life, year in Israel, Shabbat, weekend, challah bread, challah

Shabbat in the Communa | GAP Shnat Sherut

Sophie Reiss, a participant on the BINA GAP Shnat Sherut year, reflects about Shabbat in the Communa. […]

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Beit Shean, BINA, home away from home, MITF, Ali Goldberg, teaching English in Israel

The Making of Lifelong Memories | MITF – Beit She’an

Ali Goldberg, a participant on the BINA MITF TLV + Bet Shean, reflects on her experience in MITF, and the new home in Beit Shea'n. […]

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parashat Terumah, Corona, Parashat HaShavua

The story we tell | Parashat Terumah

Yuval Lindon the Director of BINA’s Gap Year Programs, discusses this week's parasha, Terumah […]

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Coronavirus, Israel, Tel Aviv, Gap Year, BINA gap year, Mechina year, Mechina gap, Ronnie Shashoua

Standing in front of the Sabra cactus | GAP Mechina

Ronnie Shashoua, a participant on the BINA GAP Mechina year, reflects on her journey in GAP Mechina and how does it feel to smell the eucalyptus leaves. […]

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Sarah Rabinowitz, teaching in Israel, teaching, Rahat, BINA, MITF Tel Aviv+

City Spotlight | Exploring Rahat / Be'er Sheva

We sat down with Sarah Rabinowitz – over zoom – to talk about her experience so far teaching in Rahat, living in Beer Sheva, and what she's looking forward to in the next five months […]

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Gaining a New Perspective Through a Second Language | BINA Gap Year

Sophie Reiss, a participant on the BINA GAP Shnat Sherut year, reflects on the role learning Hebrew has played in her Gap Year so far […]

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Parashat Yitro, Parashat HaShavua, Nir Braudo, Corona Immunization Campaign

Yitro and the Israeli Government Corona Immunization Campaign

Nir Braudo the Deputy Director of BINA, discusses this week's parasha, Yitro […]

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Parashat Va’Era, Parashat HaShavua, Parashat Beshalach, relationship, dance, Pas De Deux, Ayala Dekel

Pas De Deux" | Parashat Beshalach"

Ayala Dekel, a teacher and educator at BINA, discusses this week's parasha, Beshalach […]

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MITF, BINA, blog

The opportunity to create something beautiful | MITF – Beit She’an

Ali Goldberg, a participant on the BINA MITF TLV + Bet Shean, reflects on her experience in MITF, and the expected move to Beit Shea'n. […]

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Celebrating the new semester | GAP Mechina

Odelia Kabessa, a participant on the BINA GAP Mechina year, reflects on her experience in GAP Mechina: about how it feels to start a new semester with a warm socially distance smile. […]

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Time for a quick adventure | MITF – Mitzpe Ramon

Ali Goldberg, a participant on the BINA MITF TLV + Bet Shean, reflects on her experience in MITF, and her southern adventure in Mitzpe Ramon. […]

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gap year, BINA, blog

Starting 2021 with another lockdown | GAP Shnat Sherut

Sophie Riess, a participant on the BINA GAP Shnat Sherut year, reflects on her experience in GAP Shnat Sherut, communa weekend and a special way to celebrate a birthday. […]

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Parashat Va’Era

Ayala Dekel, a teacher and educator at BINA, discusses this week's parasha, Va’Era […]

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View of the maternity ward in the Hadassah medical center, 1945. Photo: KLUGER ZOLTAN, GPO

The Midwife | Parashat Shemot

Yael Dinur, BINA’s outgoing marketing coordinator, discusses the role of the midwife in this week's parasha, Shemot […]

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Parashat Vayehi, Parashat Hashavua, Joseph and his brothers, Jacob, Leo Tolstoy, sustainable society, dialogue

Crises as an Opportunity for Heart-to-Heart Conversation | Parashat Vayehi

Avrahahm Eisen, BINA's Director of Education, discusses the importance of hope and family in this week's parasha, Vayehi […]

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