Machaneh Bonim in Israel

 

Overview

Habonim Dror, the progressive Labor Zionist Youth Movement, emphasizes peer-led activities that foster Zionist identities through education about Zionism, Judaism and cooperative community building. The MBI program, for those who have completed grade 10, provides the opportunity for participants to tour the sites and cities of Israel and experience a kibbutz. The program focuses on peace building, coexistence and current events and may include such activities as hiking, kayaking and rappelling.

General Info

Name Machaneh Bonim in Israel
Location New York, NY
Year-round Contacts 212-255-1796
Program Focuses & Features Dance, Ecology, Exploration, Government, Hiking, Kayaking, Media, Peace/Cross-cultural Studies, Rappelling, Religious Studies, Swimming, Theater
Grade Range (rising grades) 11
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 15-16
Application Deadline February
Director Zoey Green, Program Director
Residential Fee $7200 (+$200), 5 weeks.
Year Established 1935
Religious Affiliation Orthodox Jewish
Dates & Sessions July-Aug; 1 session, 5 weeks long

Contact

Zoey Green, Program Director
212-255-1796