I loved my time at kibbutz baram autumn 1998. I had an interest in Israel anyway as I'm a Christian, but many volunteers had their eyes opened to what Israel has had to struggle through to exist and live. It would be a shame if other young people couldn't learn this through the kibbutz experience.
Jerusalem suburb of Even Sapir evacuated as wildfire spreads (Haaretz)
from the article: Kibbutz volunteers to mark centenary with nostalgic return to Israel