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Sherut Leumi (IVA) - The Year of Big Enrichment

My name is Samuel Kern. I am a 20 year-old German Jew doing volunteer work in Haifa, Israel through the Year of Jewish Service Program. For the past nine months I have worked with the Carmel Medical Center, and I highly recommend it.

I came here for several reasons. I didn’t want to go di…