It gave us great pleasure to be able to bring over Vlad Zaiko, our Development Coordinator from Minsk, for two and a half weeks in December. His itinerary was bursting and there was little time to rest. Vlad was immersed into an intense programme of planning for Limmud, working with fellow Youth for Youth members on 2020 programmes, visiting other charities, working on the strategy developments for the Jewish Cultural Heritage Trail through Belarus, attending and presenting at Limmud, visiting synagogues and so much more. He was delighted to be able to meet with our dedicated volunteer team who collect, pack and sort humanitarian aid every week, and the team were in turn delighted to see Vlad. Continue reading the newsletter for some of the highlights of his time in the UK.