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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Aug
21

A Detroit River Cruise Experience: Creatures of the Sea

Our Annual Detroit River Cruise is diving deep this year with a “Creatures of the Sea” themed celebration to send summer off with a splash! Get on board for music, drinks, eats and the best views of the city. Bonus points for dressing up in seafaring style! Tuesday, August 21, 2018 7:30 – All aboard! […]

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Aug
23

NEXTGen Detroit’s BGS Appreciation Event

NEXTGen Detroit wants to thank you for driving the future by inviting you to the BGS (Ben Gurion Society) Appreciation Event Thursday, August 23, 2018 | 6:30 PM M1 Concourse 1 Concourse Dr. Pontiac, MI 48341 Food Truck Rally, Cocktails, Music, Thrill Rides, And More! This event is only open to Ben Gurion Society members, […]

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Aug
26

Detroit Ride for the Living

Sunday, August 26th | 9 AM The Krakow JCC’s Annual Ride for the Living is a 55 kilometer bike ride from Auschwitz to JCC Krakow that commemorates Jewish history and celebrates the miraculous rebirth of Jewish life in Poland today. This year, JFMD’s Israel & Overseas Department  and the JCC of Metropolitan Detroit are pedaling in solidarity and organizing a satellite ride right here […]

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Aug
28

NEXTGen Detroit and MIBA present: Start-Up Nation 201

Here’s your chance to hear first-hand from experts about the culture of business in Israel and take your knowledge of the Israeli business sector to the next level. If you’re interested in working in Israel or with Israel-based companies, don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to learn and have your questions answered! Tuesday, August 28th at […]

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