Want to stay connected to the Jewish community? Dory, our Alumni Specialist, can recommend some awesome opportunities to learn, network with professionals in your field, and possibly earn a sweet stipend!  Email her for more info: dory@israelfreespirit.com

Partners in Torah: Continue the inspiration of your Israel Free Spirit Birthright trip through weekly learning, professional networking AND making money. This is a one-on-one learning fellowship through weekly phone calls with a professional in YOUR intended profession. Topics range from Jewish philosophy, ethics, holidays and more! Weekly phone calls are 45 – 60 minutes a week. After the program, you will receive a stipend ($75 – $200) and gain professional networking through an internship, job, or any opportunities your mentor can provide. To apply for this program, click here. Limited space available.

Jerusalem U: Busy schedule but still want to learn? AND make money? Watch one of five awesome film series, complete the requirements, and earn yourself a $100 stipend! Sign up here.

Campus Based Learning: To find a learning program/educator to learn with on your campus contact Dory: dory@israelfreespirit.com

Bring Back Shabbat: Host your own Shabbat meals or join your local community! To host your own Shabbat, click hereThey will reimburse you up to $10 per guest to invite up to 20 friends for a Shabbat DinnerTo find Shabbat meals near you, click here.

In NYC:

  • MJE: For young Jewish professionals, with little or no background in Judaism interested in connecting more to each other, to Judaism and to the community at large. MJE runs a wide range of inclusive, engaging and innovative programs, including Shabbat Dinners, holiday events and parties, classes, beginner services, and much more. For more info, visit www.jewishexperience.org
  • Open Up Washington Heights: Live in Washington Heights? Want to be part of an accepting, warm, and vibrant community of Jews just like you? Interested in meeting old and new neighbors, promoting partnership events, and helping to build support for new programs/ideas? Open Up Washington Heights is a cross-community effort focused on building stronger ties between the great Jews who live in this neighborhood, with beginers services, shabbat and holiday programing, and more! To learn more email: JewsInTheHeights@gmail.com

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