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"The greatest experience of my life"

Attending URJ Camp Newman was one of the greatest experiences of my life. When I first learned that I would be going, though, I didn’t think that it was going to be that way. I had never attended a summer camp like that before, so I had no idea what to expect. My only camp experience was f…

Building Community, the Lego Way

As a parent, I have experienced one of the greatest moments of pain.  Many other parents have experienced the same pain and have tried, unsuccessfully, several solutions to ameliorate its source.  The pain I'm speaking of is the dreaded "Middle of the night stepping on a Lego" attack.  De…

Birthright: An opportunity to go outside your comfort zone

Hi everyone. Before coming on this trip I really didn't know what to expect. I was a bit nervous because I felt uneducated about the Jewish religion and Israel in general. I grew up in a home with my dad being Jewish and my mom being Catholic so as a family we didn't really participate in m…

Bachman Leadership Ramat HaNegev Delegation Inspiring Young Adults Needed

Ramat HaNegev, Israel is Jewish Nevada’s partner community. Ramat HaNegev and Jewish Nevada have partnered together to build connections and create authentic cultural experiences in Nevada and in Israel. The Bachman Young Leadership Ramat HaNegev Delegation is a program that aims to de…

Anti-BDS Law Passed in Nevada

SB26 Signing

 

SB-26, introduced by Lieutenant Governor, Mark Huchinson, directly combats the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) Movement and its global network of individuals and organizations who aim to isolate Israel politically, economically and culturally. SB26, seeks to ensure…