Supporters Thank You Event 2019

Supporters Thank You Event 2019

The Boyarskys again hosted Y2i supporters, this time to hear from 2018 program participants and madrichim and enjoy viewing the entries in the 2018 Y2i/UIA Photography Project.

Y2i Day 2018

Y2i Day 2018

The focus of Y2i Day 2018 was Israeli innovators and their global impact. 329 students heard from by Australian Ambassador to Israel, Chris Cannan and participated in a panel discussion with Israid, Siftech and MobileODT. The Masa Gap Year fair and Israeli themed activities were enjoyed by all.

Photography Project 2017

Photography Project 2017

2017 was the inaugural year of the Y2i/UIA Photography Project. Students were encouraged to take thought-provoking and interesting photos of their Israel experiences to be in the running for three prizes. The Judges’ Prize went to Joshua Dinkin for his photo “The Highlight of the Trip”, Sarah Miller was awarded the Donors’ Prize for her photo “Walking on Water” and Mikalya Edelman took out the People’s Choice Award for “Sunrise, Sunset”.

Supporters Thank You Event 2018

Supporters Thank You Event 2018

Y2i supporters came together at the Boyarsky home to hear from program participants from 2015 to 2017 and award the Donors’ Choice Prize in the 2017 Y2i/UIA Photography Competition.

Y2i Day 2017

Y2i Day 2017

333 students participated in Y2i Day 2017 where the focus was community. Participants worked in inter-program groups to reflect on the importance of the Jewish community to them and consider ways they could contribute to our community before learning about opportunities to return to Israel on post school programs and a celebrating being in Israel together.