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Mazel Tov to Ari!

May 18, 2016

IMG-20160330-WA0005Ari Burstein turned 13 in April and is in 7th grade at The Philadelphia School, where he plays on the basketball, soccer and wrestling teams. He has a younger brother, Lev, who is 10. Ari went to Nicaragua to engage in a cultural exchange with students in a rural primary school on a coffee farm in Northern Nicaragua. He raised $3000 for sports equipment for the youth in the community, who are the children of coffee-farm workers. Ari is continuing his Bar Mitzvah celebration with his parents, brother, and grandparents in Israel the week after his Bar Mitzvah at BZBI.