Give your child
THE GIFT OF ISRAEL:
FREE money towards a priceless Teen Israel trip
This no-risk MATCHing fund allows you to DOUBLEyour contribution with a match from The Jewish Federation & your synagogue.
All you have to do is…
The Jewish Federation's match is provided through contributions to JFund.
*Gift of Israel may be used by religious school students for a confirmation trip, by day school students for an 8th grade trip, or a similar program. The funds are intended to cover a portion of the cost of an Israel program. Prices of Israel programs vary and the amount of Gift of Israel funds available may not cover the entire cost.
Children must be enrolled in Jewish education through 10th grade to participate in the Gift of Israel program. Day school students must be enrolled through 8th grade and may use the funds for their 8th grade trip.
Using Gift of Israel Funds:
Students may use Gift of Israel funds through age 23 to participate in any recognized, educationally-sponsored program to Israel.
Eligible programs include:
Community-sponsored trips | Day school trips (including the 8th grade trip) | Congregational youth programs | National movement trips | College study
Hear first-hand why you should enroll in Gift of Israel:
NEW FUNDING MODEL
* A minimum payment of $100/year is required.
The amount you pay will be matched. To receive the maximum match each year, see the chart.
You may pay the full amount in advance.
Open an account - COMING SOON
Make a payment to an existing account - COMING SOON
Make a payment to an existing account and ADD ENROLL an additional child - COMING SOON
Request matching funds for a program here.
After completing the online form, you will receive a PDF in your email. If your child is going on a synagogue or day school trip - give them the PDF. For all other programs, email the PDF to email@example.com