Shinshinim IL is a new and exclusive program designed specifically for high school graduates who wish to spend fall and winter in Israel. Participants will be in Israel from October 2021 to February 2022.
Participants will spend October in Tel Aviv with Shinshinim from other North American communities. Then spend four months in the St. Louis partnership region of Yokneam Megiddo, where they will volunteer with youth movements, sports and musical activities for kids at risk; Ethiopian teens; food bank; fruit picking and more.
Individuals will also experience the nature of living in a Kibbutz, visiting in a Moshav and discovering the unique Hi-Tech Park in Yokneam. Participants will also teach English in elementary schools in the region and have the opportunity to learn Hebrew in Ulpan.
Applications are due by May 14. Details are available at JfedSTL.org/ShinshinimIL