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International Grants

MiniCampus

MiniCampus

It is a camp for "little brothers" of those teens from Isracampus camp, whose parents are looking for full summer time activities for their younger kids.

To ensure a high quality educational program for young Russian speaking Israelis and Jewish teens from Russia and to give them a first organized opportunity in Israel to explore their Jewish and Israeli identity. It is important to address those questions at an early age because those issues have a huge impact on the way that individuals classify themselves, makes choices and interacts with their surroundings.

In 2014 it was the first time for this camp, when kids aged 8-12 addressed those questions at an early age because those issues have a huge impact on the way that individuals classify themselves, make choices and interact with their surroundings

Goals and objectives

  • Create a centralized global Jewish community providing mutual understanding and new experience for the participants.
  • Build an informative and personal basis that will make the participant leave the camp with a strong need to learn more and continue researching about their Jewish roots.
  • Broaden the participants' understanding and involvement in volunteer and philanthropical projects.
  • Give the participants a different perspective on themselves, the choices they are making in life and ways to communicate to the world.
  • Stimulate personal and scientific curiosity among the participants that will allow them to find a place during Jewish holidays and understand their personal and Jewish identities.