BLOG -Summer 2017

Blind Museum, Leket, Yom NCSY

Hi my name is Sam Glick and on Wednesday August 2nd we went to the blind museum which was amazing and we got to experience how blind and visually impaired people live their lives. Then we went to volunteer at Leket which was interesting and

Hike, Derech Ohr Sameach, Kotel tunnel tours

Hi! My name is Ethan Jach! In the morning we went on a long, tiring hike. Things got interesting later, when we visited a Yeshiva. There, we did a Q and A with a fascinating rabbi. We also did a chevruta with the Yeshiva boys

Shabbos in Jerusalem and trip to Tiberias

Hi! My name is Menchem Fink, this is what we’ve been up to recently. Shabbos: On Friday we drove from our hotel in beit vagan to the kotel. We started with a powerful boosting speech from Noah Kalandar and the we began davening with just

Trip to Eilat

Hi! My name is Arie Mandelblum. On Wednesday morning we left Yerushalayim to go do some fun activities down around the Eilat area. We enjoyed a wide range of activities such as rappelling, scuba, paintball, and boating in the Red Sea. I really enjoyed Scuba

Hiking Ein Prat and a day in the Gush Days 4-5

Hi! My name is Ariel Simnegar! Sunday was a very exciting day at BILT. After a short bus ride, we hiked up a mountain to relax in the sun and swim in a pool. Volunteering at a nearby school was a great workout. Entering Monday

Arrival and first activities

Hi, my name is Brian Shepetofsky. BILT has gone off to a great start! Each place we’ve visited has been exciting, meaningful, or (most of the time) both. We started the trip off by exploring the water tunnels of עיר דוד and from there went