There will be evening of solidarity with the kidnapped yeshiva students Eyal Yifrah, Naftali Frenkel and Gil-Ad Sha'er, as well as their families, Monday in the plaza outside the Tel Aviv Museum. Taking part will be thousands of youth from youth movements, youth councils, social organizations and national-service volunteers. The event is the initiative of the Rural and Boarding Education Administration in the Ministry of Education in cooperation with the Mithabrim (We Band Together) organization. The theme of the evening is "We band together to bring the boys home."
The ministry stressed that it chose to initiate a joint meeting of banding together, learning, and mutual reinforcement among the various levels of Israeli society to create a message of optimism and hope to the families of the abducted teens, to the soldiers and all of the people of Israel.