Following is a translation of the ad in this past Friday's "Makor Rishon" newspaper re events taking place on 10 Av/25 July, the second anniversary of the destruction and expulsion:
WHO REMEMBERS THE PAST, WILL BUILD THE FUTURE
YEARNING: 9 a.m. at Kissufim, facing Gush Katif, bringing the Sefer Torah to Kissufim.
REMEMBERING: 11:00 - 16:00 Chemdat HaDarom College (next to the entrance to the Baba Sali's grave in Netivot): Classes, panels, personal stories, films, theatrical presentations and displays.
PRAYING: 16:30 Baba Sali's grave: Prayer for the salvation of Israel and MAIN RALLY. Ceremony of writing letters in the Kissufim Sefer Torah. 18:00 Leave in orange procession for Hachnasat Sefer Torah in Sderot.
PLEDGING: 18:30 in Sderot: Depositing the Sefer Torah in Sderot until we return to Gush Katif and N. Shomron, b'ezrat Hashem!
For more details: 08-9738000 or 054-6671553, or at www.4katif.org.il
Transportation for nominal fee - register in advance:
054-6671553. Leaving from Binyanei HaUma in Jerusalem, Arlozorov Rail Station in Tel Aviv, and Ashkelon-Silber, at 9 a.m. and at 14:30. Returning at 20:45 from Sderot. For transport from Judea and Samaria, contact the local councils.
To donate towards rehabilitating Gush Katif communities: 1-800-252535.
(Friends of Gush Katif organization)