The Jewish Federation of Greater Orlando is dedicated to meeting the challenges faced by Israel today. We work to strengthen Israeli society, and reinforce Israel as a vibrant and democratic Jewish state.

book given to children and schools.

Through Sifiryat Pijama we give out thousands of books in Kiryat Motzkin, Israel.

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To strengthen our connection with Israel, we have built a long-term partnership between Greater Orlando and Kiryat Motzkin (an Israeli city, north of Haifa) to foster economic, educational, and cultural opportunities in both cities.  

teens served through leadership programs.

In Kiryat Motzkin, Israel we help youth at risk, children of Olim families, and many others.

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We help new immigrants in Israel

Young Aliyah programs

Designed to help young olim and students take their first steps to a lifetime in Israel

Lone Soldier Initiatives

To support young immigrant soldiers who live in Israel without their families

Youth Futures / Mentoring for At-Risk Children

Each Youth Futures “Mentor” works with 16 at-risk children over the course of three years, teaching skills for academic improvement and social integration that last a lifetime.

Masa Israel Journey

A unique initiative for young adults to experience Israel as part of a study, volunteer, or internship program with other young Jews from around the world

  • A Taste of Israel

    Indulge in gourmet cuisine in one of the world’s ultimate foodie destinations! Absorb history and culture as you eat and drink your way through Israel. Sneak a peek at the itinerary.

Jewish Federation Missions are travel experiences unlike any other. Join us as we explore the past, present and future of the Jewish people in locations as diverse as Israel, Poland, Latin America and the former Soviet Union.

Ethiopian Jews come home

Jewish Federations conducted its final airlift mission in August, delivering African Jews to Israel.

Federation missions aren't passive experiences. They're active adventures, engaging the mind, heart, soul, and body.  We'll explore local communities and their histories while traveling by jeep, boat, plane, and foot to make up-close and personal contact with the many marvels of Jewish existence. See upcoming missions.