Travel Opportunities

Israel :: The Chevra :: July 3-15, 2018

Embark on a highly subsidized trip to Israel for Philadelphia’s Jewish young professionals. In the past seven years, 350 Fellows have participated in this program!

Peru :: Justifi :: July 3-12, 2018

Justifi trips take you into the heart of the local culture; to the must see tourist sights and then off the beaten track to where no other tourists ever go. Based on a lot of research on how to avoid the pitfalls of short term voluntourism, Justifi gets involved in some hands on volunteering through local organisations who are working with some of the most vulnerable people in society.

Singles Israel trip :: Jewish National Fund :: July 8-15, 2018

The trip will be for Young Professional singles between the ages of 30 – 45 and will feature tours in Jerusalem, Haifa, Akko, Tel Aviv and Rosh Hanikra, along with Israel’s iconic nightlife and of course an optional day tour to Masada (naturally) and the Dead Sea.

Encore Israel trip :: The CHEVRA/PIF MEOR in Philly & RAJE Philly :: July 8-22, 2018

* Israel Road Trips *Jewish Wisdom * Outdoor Adventure * Musical Jams * Spirituality * Israel Advocacy * Communal Connection

Birthright Israel :: Jewish Federation :: August 1-12, 2018

Seize your once-in-a lifetime opportunity to experience Birthright Israel with other young professionals from the Philadelphia area! Registration is currently open.

California & Europe :: Yiddishkayt :: August 2018

In August 2018, Helix participants gather for their first residential colloquium in Southern California. There, they take intensive courses in the languages, history, and culture of Eastern European life, while also learning and practicing methods of mindful listening and discussion, all skills necessary for our unorthodox style of study and travel. In July 2019 Helixers set out for a life-changing journey in the Central and Eastern European borderlands.

The Berkshires :: Trybal Gatherings :: September 2018

Get back to your roots at summer camp for adults!

Join us at Eisner Camp in the heart of the Berkshire Mountains, halfway between Boston and NYC. Featuring two large heated swimming pools, high and low ropes courses, a giant swing and zipline, manicured fields for outdoor sports, turn-of-the-century barns housing fine arts and dance studios, a crystal clear lake, and miles of hiking along the Appalachian Trail, Eisner is the picture-perfect escape for a blissful weekend packed with opportunities for adventure.