Trip Registration Opens Sept. 12th! Give Priority Status to
You have the power! Help members of your
community get selected for a free Taglit-Birthright Israel trip with URJ
Kesher this coming December, January, February or March 2012-2013. Learn
Consider this email to be a "VIP Pass"
for all URJ rabbis and community professionals to grant priority status
to prospective Taglit-Birthright Israel applicants. Here's how it works:
VIP Option #1 - Refer Someone!
Go to www.gokesher.org/priority and enter the
names and e-mail addresses of eligible community
members. Alternatively, you can send this information via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
sure your community members know to choose URJ Kesher as their official
trip organizer. We'll give them priority trip selection status. You'll be
VIP Option #2 - Lead a Community
Is there significant interest in your
community? Gather a group of at least 15 prospective participants. Make
sure they all register with URJ Kesher. We'll make sure everyone gets on
the same trip, and you will have the option to staff it!
Registration for Winter/Spring 2012-2013 trips
will open on Wednesday, September 12th at www.gokesher.org.
Registration typically closes within a few days, so it's critical that
prospective applicants plan ahead and sign-up on time.
Winter/Spring trips will be offered throughout December, January,
February and March.
can also sign-up NOW for anearly update list to
learn more about how to register.
We also ask that you please include the following
promo blurb in your upcoming community newsletters:
Registration for the
winter/spring session of FREE Taglit-Birthright Israel trips with URJ
Kesher opens on September 12th. The program is open to Jewish young
adults who are ages 18-26 and who have never been to Israel on a peer
program. The URJ Kesher experience was created for participants coming
from a Reform Jewish background. Learn more at www.gokesher.org.
Thank you for helping us spread the word about
this unique way to experience the Taglit-Birthright Israel gift with the