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Israel: Education, Engagement, and Travel

In collaboration with the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, the JEC provides many unique opportunities that elevating Israel education and engagement throughout the community.  The JEC also provides  financial support and guidance for students traveling to Israel.


Israel.Cleveland.Next (icnext) - Two-year program, non-denominational program exploring issues of Israeli society and the geopolitical situation in Israel today.  Students learn, engage and work with a group of Israeli peers from Beit She’an/Emek HaMayanot, Cleveland’s partnership region. Includes a 10-Day Israel exploratory mission. Students will become expert Israel engagers in order to educate others about Israel.



I-Connect provides young adults in Cleveland with opportunities to experience Israel in whatever way they choose—programs that last 10 days, two months, or one year—deepening their connection to Israeli life and culture and changing your life forever, for the better.