Monthly Archives: July 2016


Nesiya Making a Difference

This Summer Nesiya is participating in the Buy One Gift One sunscreen campaign for AMIT, an Israeli nonprofit that works with youth around the country. Along with many other Summer programs, we asked our North American participants to bring an additional suncreen bottle with them to Israel this summer to donate to AMIT. These bottles will [...]

Days 6-7: Introduction to Arts Workshops

Shalom, Nesiya families! After a restful and rejuvenating shabbat, this week we have begun a core component of Nesiya: arts workshops! This week's projects are exploring the themes of Journeys and Place, and we have spent much of yesterday and today working on these concepts. Working with Israeli artists/arts educators who have joined our group [...]

Shabbat Shalom from Nesiya!

Today we have a special blog post from one of our participants - Abigail Miller from Massachusetts! Thank you, Abigail, for taking the time to share your thoughts on this past week together. We look forward to hearing more! Shabbat Shalom!! Week one was nothing short of eventful. Initial conversations, unique feelings and unforgettable moments [...]