Hailed by Israel’s Ministry of Education as one of the most important Jewish educational programs today, I BELONG ISRAEL, a transformative, 6-day, Jewish heritage journey across Israel’s landscapes and historical sites, is taking decisive action to strengthen the Jewish identity of Israeli young people.

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Journeys 1,300
Schools 250
Students 135,000
Years 10

Journey of
discovery & connection

“For years I defended Israel as a soldier. Today, I believe that we must also invest on the educational front. Equally important to Israel’s resilient future is a strong Jewish and Zionist identity.”

Gen. (res.) Elyezer Shkedy, I BELONG ISRAEL President

“Strengthening the values of Zionism and Judaism among our youth and expanding the I BELONG ISRAEL program is one of the Ministry of Education’s most important objectives.”

Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister

I BELONG ISRAEL is the heart of our education. Through hands on experinece, I BELONG ISRAEL is strengthening the Jewish, Zionist, and Israeli identity of our youth.”

Naftali Bennett, Minister of Education

I BELONG ISRAEL is a fundamental building block
to Israel’s resilience.”

Moshe Yaalon, Former Minister of Defense

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Minister of Education Naftali Bennett encourages students to take the lessons learned on Masa Israeli with them into adu...

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“Since I returned from the Masa journey I have become a kinder and more tolerant individual, a more active citizen, a more knowledgeable Jew and a person who without a doubt is more motivated to defend and serve the State of Israel.”

Neta, student

“Masa Israeli engages Israeli youth at the most pivotal stage in life – prior to their service in the IDF, prior to adulthood, helping them to understand their role in Israel’s complex society and instilling Zionist, Jewish, and pluralistic values.”

High School Head Master, Dimona
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