Kilometers for Koby 370.
(photo credit: kobymandell.org)
Included in the roster of attractive activities taking place in Israel this
coming Succot, the flagship “Kilometers for Koby – Young Professionals Hike”
will undoubtedly emerge as the do-good/ feel-good event of the
Scheduled for the intermediate days of the holiday (Wednesday,
October 3 and Thursday, October 4), participants will enjoy some of Israel’s
most breathtaking woodland trails while at the same time forming new friendships
with hikers who currently live in Israel, North America, Europe, South Africa
The hike will be led by celebrated writer and Friendly
Planet tour-guide Allan Rabinowitz, who will steer the group along the hills,
streams and bucolic vistas of the Northern Galilee.
include rooms and gardens at the pastoral Teva B’Yehiam Countryside Hotel
(located on Kibbutz Yehiam) in the Western Galilee.
The ‘Kilometers for
Koby Young Professionals Hike’ was created to raise funds for Camp Koby, a
series of 10 day overnight summer camps that provide fun and healing for Israeli
children who have lost a parent or sibling to terror or tragedy. The Koby
Mandell Foundation was established in 2001 by Rabbi Seth and Sherri Mandell
after their 13-year old son Koby was murdered near their home in Israel. To learn more and/or to register call (02) 648-3758 or email firstname.lastname@example.org