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‘Activism and advocacy is ingrained in the culture of Livnot…’

In a moving and deeply personal post, Maya Weinstein, shares her transformative experiences on Livnot’s Northern Exposure program during the winter of 2016. “I desperately needed a break from reality and to Read more…

In the Beginning... Torah and the Big Bang

In the Beginning… Torah and the Big Bang

Perceived Contradiction: The age of the universe according to science vs. age of the universe according to Torah. The Big Bang Theory has gained immense credibility since 1965. Before that Read more…

Livnot Campus Mural

Saying goodbye, but not for the last time.

Here at Livnot, you may have a small, medium, or large group size spending time with you for 1-4 or even more weeks. It becomes evident early that you feel Read more…

My Livnot Experience: Alana Cain

My Livnot Experience: Alana Cain

Shalom Chevre!  My name is Alana Cain and I am a senior at the University of Florida.  Following my freshman year of college I decided to go on Birthright with Read more…

Meet our Neighbors: Edyth Geiger and the Safed English Library

Meet our Neighbors: Edyth Geiger and the Safed English Library

Edyth Geiger and the Safed English Library One of the places that Livnot always sends volunteers is to the Edyth Geiger English Library in Tzfat (also sometimes spelled Safed), Israel. Read more…

Alumni Spotlight: Stuart Fried

Alumni Spotlight: Stuart Fried

Alumni Spotlight on Stuart Fried After picking avocados and learning Hebrew in an Ulpan on a Kibbutz near Hadera, Stuart Fried started looking for something a little more meaningful to Read more…

Meet our Neighbors: The Kadosh Family of Kadosh Tzfat Cheese

Meet our Neighbors: The Kadosh Family of Kadosh Tzfat Cheese

It’s not everyday that you get to step into an almost 200 year old family business and create a product using a recipe equally as old–but today a friend and Read more…

Wrestling with Creation

Shake the heavens, As well as the Earth. Dig out God from deep within me. Scream out to God, for God surrounds me. Find my own interpretations. Be my own Read more…

Alexander Muss High School in Israel

Alexander Muss High School in Israel

Livnot’s programs are geared towards young Jewish adults aged 21 – 30. However, each spring Livnot hosts students from the Alexander Muss High School in Israel which provides a wide Read more…