Go To Israel!

Our friends from The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington passed these opportunities on to us:

June 2012 Birthright Israel NEXT DC Alumni Leadership Mission (June 18-25, 2012) – Apply beginning Monday, Jan. 23 @ 10:00am
A unique opportunity for Birthright Israel alumni to travel to Israel once again, but focus this time on leadership development and training. Participants will spend a week in Israel and have the opportunity to learn and experience how young people are re-shaping Israel’s business and technological climate, make global connections, and experience firsthand how The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington supports communities abroad. Learn more at www.shalomdc.org/alumnimission.

FREE 10-day Taglit-Birthright Israel: DC Community Trip this SUMMER!

Are you a Jewish young professional or graduate student, ages 22 to 26, living in the Greater Washington area who has never been to Israel on an organized trip before? This trip is for you! With trip provider Shorashim, you will travel for 10 days this summer with Israelis who will share the beauty, excitement, and complexities of their country with you. Experience the history and challenges of modern Israel while building a community of fellow Washingtonians. Returning applicants are able to apply on February 14th at noon and new applicants on February 15th at 10am. For more information, please visit www.israelwithisraelis.com and select the “DC Community Trip”.  The trip fills up fast, so get on the bus and join us on an amazing 10-day adventure! Please contact Sarah Arenstein at sarah.arenstein@shalomdc.org or (301) 230-7277 with questions.