Event start: 2pm UK/ 4pm Israel
You are invited to the home of the Israeli President for an unforgettable educational experience.
UJIA together with Makom: The Jewish Agency for Israel Education Lab, is offering English language tours of the President’s Residence and workshops on President Rivlin’s ‘Israeli Hope’ project.
During the tour you will:
– Discover more about the history and role of the Israeli presidency.
– Meet notable former presidents and learn about their impact and influence.
– Explore the fascinating relationships between the presidents, Israeli society, and the Jewish world.
Meet your tour guide… Michael Rainsbury
Michael Rainsbury is the creator of English language tours of the President’s Residence and workshops on President Rivlin’s flagship ‘Israeli Hope’ vision for Israeli society, which he has developed with Makom: The Jewish Agency for Israel Education Lab. He also works as an Associate Director at Yeshivat Eretz HaTzvi, in charge of programming and informal education, and guides Jewish heritage trips in Poland for JRoots.
Originally from the UK, Michael made Aliyah in 2013 with a Masters in Jewish Education from the University of London and a teaching qualification. He has worked as Head of the British Desk and gap year program co-ordinator at World Bnei Akiva, where he co-founded the Kivun gap year program. He is a former Mazkir (National Director) and Education Worker for Bnei Akiva UK and taught Jewish Studies and History at King Solomon High School.