Story #1: Stephanie Carle

I come from a “Catholic” family but my parents are non-practicing and always told me when I was old enough to make a decision, I can decide what religion I want to follow. Having been brought up in Dollard-des-Ormeaux, most of my friends growing up were Jewish and I always heard about their holidays & […]

Story #2: Travis Holt

Last June I had the privilege of going on Birthright with @ciebirthright . This trip was a personal first for many things. It was the first time I ever traveled overseas, the first time travelling with a Jewish group, and my first time travelling to Israel. When I arrived in Israel, I was struck by […]

Story #3: Jennifer Dollinger

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for granting me a spot on the August 2019 Birthright Canada trip. Visiting the Holy Land was a truly heartwarming and eye opening experience for me. Visiting landmarks in the Jewish quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem & the town of Tzfat deepened my […]

Story #4: Naomi Abrahams

Aly Silverberg and I were lucky enough to participate in the Celebrate Israel trip that took place during Yom HaZikaron and Yom Ha’azmaut. We knew being in Israel on such important days would be life changing for us but we didn’t realize to what extent until the day we arrived. On Yom HaZikaron, we visited […]