Next Mission: December 26 - 31, 2023
Jewish Professionals and Secular College Students Unite
Ohr Somayach’s Mentors Mission
when a group of secular Jewish college students spends a week in Israel, together with Orthodox lawyers, financial officers and other professionals?
when every moment of that week is filled with meaning and adventure?
when a college student discovers the beauty of Gemarah - and gets hooked?
On this Side of the Atlantic…
The Ohr Somayach Summer Retreat
The Ohr Somayach experience came to the US, with a five-day Summer Retreat in Upstate New York
that mirrored the Mentors’ Mission in Israel.
Twenty-eight college students from across the country
joined Ohr Somayach rabbis, staff and mentors for a heady mix of Torah study, adventure, business, and
Torah Meets Law School
Columbia University Mentor Mates Program
Mr. Shimon Falik has long been connected to Mentors Mission.
So it is not surprising that he passed his passion and sense of responsibility for Klal Yisroel to his children.
When his son Zevi joined Columbia Law School last year, he realized that he had the ability to engage with his peers, and inspire them.
Bonding in Boston
Boston Jewish Community hosts Mentor Mission
When mentor Sammy Simnegar and his wife Reyna returned from this summer’s Mentors Mission, they wanted to recreate the experience on a local level.
Mr. Simnegar’s mission was twofold.
First, he wanted to strengthen the connections made on the Mentors Mission, so that students would be able to continue learning.