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BYFI Remembers David Getman z"l (BYFI '09)

"David – you were electrifying. You were a room of loud techno music blasting through top-notch speakers. You were gentle, you were cashmere, you were soft and adored, you were hungry and alive, brain to the brim with language, words, observations and ideas. David, you were loving. You listened with full attention and heard every word I ever said.

Offering A Sympathetic Ear To Israelis by Rebecca Voorwinde

An important article from our Co-Director Rebecca Voorwinde about the need to forge an emotional connection between American & Israeli Jews in this time of strife, written from her experience with our Israeli alumni this summer.