Israel & Overseas

Yom HaZikaron: A Day to Remember Israel's Fallen Soldiers

Sunday, April 30th at 5:00 pm; The Berman Center for the Performing Arts

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The Israel & Overseas Department builds local community connection to Israel, funds and helps implement overseas designated projects, and participates in the collective support for world Jewry.

Israel & Overseas

Birthright

Ten non-stop days in the Holy Land traveling with fellow Detroiters. All the makings of an incredible adventure.

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Teen Experience

An opportunity to experience Israel as a means to strengthen Jewish identity and pride as a Detroiter!

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Israeli Camper Program

Over 1,600 Israeli campers. 500 Host families. Countless memories.

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The Michigan-Central Galilee Partnership

Welcome to your home in Israel

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Israeli Partners Directory

Local organizations involved in Israel programming and advocacy.

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Upcoming Events

Sep
26

Turn the Tables on Structural Vulnerability: A Sukkah X Event

Wednesday, September 26th | 7-9 PM Detroit’s Capitol Park Shelby and State St, 48226 In a city and society marred by systemic housing injustice, what does it mean for us as Jews to celebrate our harvest festival by building and dwelling in intentionally vulnerable and temporary structures as spiritual practice? Hosted at the site of […]

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Oct
3

“Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be”: An Evening with New York Times best-selling author and columnist Frank Bruni

Join us as we welcome Frank Bruni to Detroit for an important conversation about the unnecessary mental anguish students often endure when they measure themselves by the colleges that accept them. Mr. Bruni will share what his research has revealed: that a student’s worth and future success is not determined by the university he or […]

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Oct
9

Jewish Working Women’s Network: Pure Networking

Join the Jewish Working Women’s Network for Pure Networking as we are trying something new! Pure Networking in the AM… October 9 | 7:30 – 9 AM Great Lakes Coffee at the Maple | Coffee is on us!  Questions? Contact Marianne Bloomberg at 248 642 4611 or Bloomberg@jfmd.org

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Oct
25

Jewish Genealogy – Moving Forward

Thursday, October 25, 2018 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Max M. Fisher Federation Building 6735 Telegraph Rd. Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301 If you have taken our Introduction to Jewish Genealogy seminar or have the basics down but you’re not sure what to do next, the Moving Forward session is for you. The Leonard N. […]

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Contact one of our staff:

Dona Stillman

Dona Stillman

Jennifer Levine

Nina Yahalomi Klevitsky

Bracha Katz

Jaime Bean

Yoav Raban

Yoav Raban

Naomi Miller Rockowitz

Naomi Miller Rockowitz