Category Archives: Diller Alumni

Follow the Baltimore-Ashkelon Diller alumni as they continue to learn, grow and do community service.

Conclusion

Though it has been an amazing two weeks, as they say, all good things must come to an end. But I think I can say on behalf of the entire Diller alumni 2011 group, that our trip was a great … Continue reading

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Sunday June 5: Army Base and Wings of Crembo!

From the Kineret in the north yesterday to an army base in the south today– we’ve driven across almost the whole length of Israel in 24 hours. What a beautiful country! Today’s adventure took us to our friend Noy’s army … Continue reading

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June 1st

Hey everyone! Today was a long and adventurous day that was filled with fun and meaningful activities. We began the day by meeting with Vered Schlauzer, who is the future author of the children’s book being written about the Ashkelon-Baltimore … Continue reading

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May 30, 2011

Today was a really positive and engaging day for the group. We spent the majority of our day at a special needs kindergarten painting a mural. The mural was designed by a local artist, and it was perfect for the … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Day

Shalom! We haven’t even been here for one week, but we are already feeling extremely comfortable within the community of Ashkelon. Today (Tuesday) we worked in several different kindergarten classrooms, which was a wonderful experience. Each one of us was excited … Continue reading

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The First of Many

Shalom from Ashkelon! Our first couple of days have been amazing. Even though we were on a plane for 10 hours we started with our community service right away, making candy sticks for children in the hospital and packing shabbas … Continue reading

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May 29

Hi all! Today was our first day back to volunteering after a Shabbat weekend filled with lots of food and relaxing by the beach. This morning we went to a secondhand store located next to a school and helped organize … Continue reading

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