Birthright Israel

Young adults between the ages of 18-26 who live, work or go to school in northern New Jersey can join us for a FREE 10 day trip to Israel, courtesy of Birthright Israel, Israel Outdoors and Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey! For more information, contact Ethan Behling at or 201-820-3955.



Why our bus? Because you'll...

  • Receive priority selection status for you and your northern New Jersey friends for Summer 2017
  • Have access to your own Birthright Israel representative right here at Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey
  • Come home to New Jersey with 39 new friends
  • Get to know young Israelis during a VIP community visit to the seaside city of Nahariya

Donate to Birthright Israel

Your northern New Jersey Birthright Israel campaign gift makes it possible for us to offer young northern New Jersey Jewish adults a life-changing trip to Israel in order to create a stronger Jewish future for us all. Thank you for your support.


Donate Today


For more information about how to donate, please contact Kim Schwartzman at 201-920-3936 or



Birthright Alumni


Onward Israel

Extend your Birthright Israel experience with a summer internship in the greater Tel Aviv area with northern New Jersey Onward Israel. Develop professional skills, build your resume, and meet new people. Apply today!

Young Leadership

Are you post college? Are you a Birthright Alumni? Want to connect with Jewish young adults in your hometown? Interested in community service? Check out the Young Leadership program, the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey’s young adult division.

Hillel of Northern New Jersey

Still in college? Do you attend Ramapo University, Fairleigh Dickinson University, William Paterson University or Bergen Community College? Find out how to connect to your school’s Hillel.

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Ages: 18 - 26

For northern New Jersey residents and students



May 20-30, 2017 (ages 18 -22)
June 18 - 28, 2017 (ages 22 - 26)

Jewish Federation, Birthright Israel and Israel Outdoors

Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey in partnership with Birthright Israel and Israel Outdoors, provides a free 10-day experience in Israel designed for Northern New Jersey residents.