Colombia-Raised Entrepreneur Brings Latin American Judaica to Etsy

Team Be'chol Lashon, Jewish&, 01/08/2020

Co-founder of Ikku craft store empowers Colombian and Guatemalan artisans who have been victims of violence.

Colombia’s Day of the Little Candles looks an awful lot like Hanukkah

Alan Grabinsky, JTA, 12/17/2019

Jews in Colombia preparing for Hanukkah saw something earlier this month that no doubt looked very familiar.

Between Politics and Religion: Jewish Activism at Columbia

Campus & Community, New Voices, 12/20/2016

Since the famed student uprising of 1968, many generations of Columbia students have felt an obligation to perpetuate the legacy of the late 60s by creating a myriad of activist clubs and organizations here on campus.

Crossing Borders and Connecting Jews

Stephany Hemelberg, Jewish&, 08/13/2015

I had the opportunity the play the role of "ambassador" of my country at Camp Be'chol Lashon. It was one of the most meaningful experiences I have ever had.

Jewish Music with A Caribbean Flair

Rabbi Juan Mejia, Jewish&, 07/18/2016

Chavurat Nahariyah is an exciting group of young families in the Caribbean city of Barranquilla in my native Colombia.

Colombia: Encountering the Other, Finding Ourselves

Vanderbilt Hillel, Jewish&, 03/11/2015

Pining for adventure? Missing the warmth and the sun? The Bechol Lashon/Vanderbilt Hillel Student Trip to Colombia combined both together with some incredible life lessons.

Purim In Paradise, From Nashville To The Caribbean

Rabbi Juan Mejia, Jewish&, 03/02/2015

This month American Hillel students join Be'chol Lashon in exploring the richness of Jewish life in Colombia.

The Jewish Palate: The Jews of Colombia

Dennis Wasko, The Jerusalem Post, 06/13/2011