The Maccabiah Games

Posted on 8/8/2013 by in Israel Israel Today JNF Planting Trees Nachshon Forest

The 19th Maccabiah Games took place in Israel during the last two weeks of July. An estimated 9,000 athletes from 72 countries participated in the games, with 20,000 tourists watching the third-largest sporting event in the world.

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Plant a Tree With Your Own Hands in Israel!

Posted on 7/21/2013 by in Israel Israel Today jewish national fund Planting Trees Nachshon Forest

The Jewish National Fund (JNF) has supporters of Israel to thank for much of the reforestation of Israel that donations have made possible. Since 1901, the JNF has planted over 240 million trees in Eretz Israel.

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Latin-Americans put down roots in Israel

Posted on 5/5/2013 by in Planting Trees Nachshon Forest March of the Living

Groups of Jews from Latin America plant trees in Israel, after visiting the sites where their people were murdered during the Holocaust in Poland. First they saw how the Nazis tried to destroy the life of the Jewish people, and then they flew to Israel to plant trees and celebrate Israel Independence Day with crowds of Israelis.

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