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Federation is working to build a strong Jewish future by offering various opportunities for Israel experiences. Living in Israel and participating on a program can be transformative for many young adults. Read personal accounts about these experiences and stay up-to-date on what it is like living in Israel.

Miami Birthright Israel Participant Reflects On “Mind Blowing” Experience

Jul 9, 2013

Miami Birthright Israel Participant Reflects On “Mind Blowing” Experience

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation partnered with Taglit-Birthright Israel to provide an exclusive Miami community Birthright experience for young adults ages 22 to 26 from Sunday, June 2, 2013 to Thursday, June 13, 2013.
Documenting Otzma

Jun 7, 2013

Documenting Otzma

Otzma has been a truly unique and multifaceted experience. We move from city to city and from adventure to adventure. I decided to join the Israeli Media Fellowship project to boost my Israel experience and was given a creative project to complete. I had to make a video series describing my journey.
Celebrate the Jewish New Year

Celebrate the Jewish New Year

Find a spiritual connection at local synagogues.

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Mission to South America

Mission to South America

Women’s Philanthropy Campaign Chair Tammy Woldenberg recently joined Federation leaders from throughout the United States on a mission to Argentina and Uruguay.

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Connecting to Israel

Connecting to Israel

A warm welcome to Tamar Kolumbus, who will serve as Miami’s community shlicha.

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Teaching About the Holocaust

Teaching About the Holocaust

Four Miami Jewish day school educators traveled to Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem, Israel, to learn innovative methods to teach the legacy of the Holocaust.

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