News and updates about Masa

Losing two sons - a Navy officer and an Air Force pilot

Barak Itkis fell in the line of duty as an Israeli Navy officer. His brother Amichai died a few years later.

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Remembering the fallen around the world

Masa hosts live Memorial Day ceremony for hundreds of thousands of Jews around the world.

Remembering the fallen around the world

Bennett to Ukrainian Jewish youths: You have a home here

PM meets students on Masa program from Ukraine , hears of the trials facing their families as Russian invasion continues.

Bennett to Ukrainian Jewish youths: You have a home here

Diaspora youth rock with Israeli band in first event since covid

Thousands of Masa participants joined what seems to be the first international Jewish gathering since the pandemic.

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Over 160 young professionals from around the world will teach in Israel this year

Masa Israel Teaching Fellows (MITF) opens 2021-22 academic year with 165 English-speaking volunteers to serve schools in Israel’s periphery.

Over 160 young professionals from abroad will teach in Israel

“Yizkor” in 60 countries: Masa’s Virtual Yom HaZikaron Ceremony

Hundreds of thousands of Jews around the world, from Morocco to New Zealand, will take part tonight in Masa’s Virtual Yom HaZikaron Ceremony

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Israel program Masa cuts grants for yeshiva and seminary programs

Students in yeshiva and seminary programs to lose their grants from Masa Israel Journey as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Israel program Masa cuts grants for yeshiva, seminary programs

Masa - the journey home

160 young people from the former Soviet Union arrive in Israel for 'Masa' trip around the country to strengthen their Jewish identity.

Masa - the journey home

Watch: 'Hatikva' sung from all corners of the world

Israel's national anthem sung with participants from all over the world at conclusion of Masa's Memorial Day ceremony.

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Watch Live: Diaspora Jews to share in Masa’s Virtual Memorial ceremony

President Rivlin, Jewish Agency Chairman and father of Max Steinberg join the largest English-language ceremony broadcast from Israel

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Thousands of American Jews join mass singing event in Tel Aviv

3,000 North American Jews studying in Israel join mass-singing event in Tel Aviv in sign of unity at opening of Jewish Federations assembly.

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Live: Memorial Day Ceremony for Jews worldwide

7000 participants from around the world attending the official event organized by Masa, Ministry of Diaspora Affairs and the Jewish Agency

Live: Memorial Day Ceremony for Jews worldwide

MASA transforms the Israel experience for Diaspora youth

Over 110,000 young Jews from dozens of countries have participated in MASA. ILTV met participants at GA 2016.

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French students look to Israel to escape

Jewish agency holds fair in Paris, provides students with program information on how to continue studies in Israel.

French students look to Israel to escape anti-Semitic atmosphere

America's pastime gets a lift in Israel from MASA

The IAB, MASA and Destination Israel bring minor league players to Israel to help improve the level of baseball in the country.

America's pastime gets a facelift in Israel from MASA

Netanyahu to young Jews: You are the leaders

PM Netanyahu addresses Masa Journey participants, urges them to make Israel their home in the future.

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Netanyahu to Masa: Tell the Truth About Israel

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu thanks Masa Project participants for volunteering in Israel, urges them to make aliyah.

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His Last Public Words: 'I am a Jew, First of All'

In a meeting with MASA participants, 3 days before the stroke, Sharon revealed that he worries about the Jewish future, 3,000 years hence.

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Government to Encourage Greater French Aliyah

Three-pronged program to encourage mass aliyah of Jews from France. Focus on housing, jobs, education.

Government to Encourage Greater French Aliyah

Netanyahu and Son On Stage as Masa Celebrates

Prime Minister Netanyahu addresses Masa Israel participants as the program celebrates its 10th anniversary.

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Masa Project Marks Decade, Impact on World Jews

Masa project marks decade of activity in Thursday event after record year, survey finds 77% of participants feel connected to Israel.

Masa Project Marks Decade, Impact on World Jews

Sharansky: In Prison, I thought about Yoni

Jewish Agency head says he had Prime Minister's heroic brother in mind, when held in Soviet jail.

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Eilat Shooter Came to Israel with 'Masa' Program

Jewish Agency head Sharansky appoints committee to check how the man was accepted to the program.

Eilat Shooter Came to Israel with 'Masa Israel' Program

US College Grads Forgo Jobs to Teach in Israel

Some 200 places are open for volunteer teachers' aides in Masa Israel Journey's Israel Teaching Fellows (ITF) program, slated for next year.

College Grads Forgo US Job Search to Teach in Israel