Teen Experience

Trip at a Glance

  • An opportunity to experience Israel as a means to strengthen Jewish identity and pride as a Detroiter
  • An educational, experiential itinerary allowing teens to see, feel and touch Israel
  • Creates an opportunity for teens to connect with their congregations
  • Creates personal relationships between Detroit and Israeli teens from the Partnership Region
  • Provides quality programs with attention to health and safety standards
  • Emphasizes a community building experience with sensitivity towards individual needs

What’s Included

  • Room and board
  • Program activities
  • Flights to Israel and back
  • Laundry

Teen Mission was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for me, and helped shape who I am today.  I made incredible friends, saw magnificent sights, and was challenged every single day. I feel so lucky to be able to call Israel my home, and am so grateful for the experience.

-Logan Ben Ezra, TM14 Participant

Questions? Visit teenmissiondetroit.org

*Fee reflects subsidy provided to all participants living in Metropolitan Detroit. Participants living outside of Metropolitan Detroit must pay full cost of the trip.  Please contact the Teen Mission office for more details.

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Apr
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Volunteer at Methodist Children Home Society

NEXTGen Detroit Volunteers are returning to Methodist Children’s Home Society to play some basketball! Methodist Children’s Home Society provides foster, residential and adoptive care to children who are victims of abuse and neglect. We will be leading a basketball workshop for the younger children and scrimmaging with the older ones. The children range in age […]

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Apr
30

2017 Yom HaZikaron

We Join Together to Remember Those Who Have Fallen So That Israel May Continue to Stand. We kindly ask that you be seated by 4:45 p.m. in order to start promptly. Free Transportation If you need transportation, please use the form below. Bus departs promptly at 4:00 p.m. from Temple Emanu-El (14450 W. 10 Mile […]

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May
1

“Wine-ing” About Cheese

NEXTGen Detroit Women’s Leadership Presents: “Wine-ing” About Cheese Why is cottage cheese, a staple in the Israeli diet, so expensive? And why is the price causing such a commotion? Amira Soleiman, expert in Israeli current affairs and history, will fill us in on the implications of this problem and how it is affecting Israeli society. […]

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May
6

NEXTGen Detroit! Interfaith Couples Havdalah

May 6th | 8:00 – 10:00 pm The Stand 34977 Woodward Ave Birmingham, MI 48009 NEXTGen Detroit’s Interfaith Couples are coming together to celebrate Havdalah, a ceremony marking the end of Shabbat. As we say goodbye to last week and enter into the new one, we invite you to join us for a meaningful experience […]

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