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Israel Engagement
Israel Engagement
We are all a part of a people, of a nation, and we all have a stake in Israel’s future. - Rabbi Josh Weinberg

The URJ works to bring Reform Judaism to Israel, and Israel to Reform Judaism through education, facilitated travel to Israel, and programming that fosters reflection and understanding. 

ARZA - The Reform Israel Fund is a supporter of the Israel Movement for Reform and Progressive Judaism (IMPJ) and the Israel Religious Action Center (IRAC). ARZA also provides educational materials about Israel and Zionism for Reform congregations, assists in bringing Reform Jews to Israel, and provides pre- and post-trip programming for congregations and individuals in order to enhance their Israel experience.

Taglit-Birthright Israel

URJ Kesher is an official provider of free ten-day Taglit-Birthright Israel trips.

NFTY in Israel

NFTY in Israel

Hike, climb, discover, and explore with new friends from across the continent. 

Israel Engagement Active Learning Network

Children in the desert of Israel

While Israel continues to inspire us on many fronts, the challenges it and the Jewish world face today are significant. To meet these challenges, we need to delve more deeply into the issues and do what Jewish tradition teaches: turn study into action. 


ARZA The Reform Israel Fund

ARZA strengthens and enriches the Jewish identity of Reform Jews in the United States by ensuring that a connection with Eretz Yisrael is a fundamental part of that identity.

ARZA Canada

ARZA Canada

ARZA Canada reaches out to all Reform Jews in Canada to help foster a better understanding of Israel and to support the Reform Movement in Israel.

ARZA World Tours

Community Organizing

Travel to Israel on a family tour, a private tour, or on one of our Bar-Bat Mitzvah tours.