Start the AJTravel project by the AJT youth movement
On March 11-13, the first trip within AJTravel project was held. A delegation of 10 people from Kharkiv teenage club, visited their friends and associates in the capital of Ukraine Kiev - beautiful city with rich Jewish history.
This is a unique opportunity from AJT (Active Jewish Teens) movement in FSU, which allows to visit another cities (another clubs), to get acquainted with the Jewish culture of the city, to meet with friends, and it's a great chance to see the life of the Jewish communities in other cities and learn about the successful experience of project implementation.
Teenagers from Kharkov together with members of the youth club from Kiev visited cultural center Beit Aynu, got acquainted with existing programs at the center, met together Shabbat and Havdala. AJT activists from Kiev, prepared for their friends from Kharkov educational and recreational activities, made presentation of their teenage club and had a guided walking tour not only to beautiful places of Kiev, but also around Jewish historical sites of the capital.
Participation in such AJTravel trips allows to get a deep understanding of the local work of youth club, which is the basis of dynamic development of the international teenage movement AJT (FSU) and to communicate personally with active representatives of Active Jewish Teens who are interested in the professional development.