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Chicago Trips

Registration is now open!
The February 13-22, 2023, trip has reached capacity and a waitlist is now open. You may sign-up for the February waitlist AND/OR register for the March 20- 29, 2023 trip,
As spaces become available for the February trip, IsraelNow we will be adding people to the trip. Thank you.
Please email any questions to IsraelNowChicago@JUF.org, we will respond as soon as we are able, within two business days.

Come join Jewish eighth graders from all over Chicago and embark on a journey to remember. You’ll explore must-see spots in Israel, dive into immersive, educational experiences and make life-long connections. Your IsraelNow trip awaits!

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Get a taste of what to expect

IsraelNow trips are packed with different opportunities to get immersed in Jewish culture and history and connect with Israelis and the land. There are even Track Days where participants can customize their trip to their preferences.

HERITAGE

HERITAGE

Visit historical sites and museums and go on an archaeological dig.

CULTURE

CULTURE

Explore Jerusalem and Tel Aviv and the breadth of Israeli culture in both.

COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY

Make friends with Israelis and engage in social justice projects.

EXPLORE

EXPLORE

Trek through the Negev desert and swim in the Dead Sea.

Choose an upcoming trip date

Every year Chicago IsraelNow trips fill up fast, so be sure to apply as soon as registration opens!

*Trip dates are subject to change*

Chicago, IL
02/13/23 - 02/22/23
Chicago, IL
03/20/23 - 03/29/23

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IsraelNow Chicago is a program of the IsraelNow Education Foundation and the Jewish United Fund.

 

Frequently asked questions for Chicago

Check out these top questions for Chicago families and visit our IsraelNow FAQ page for more answers.

How much does IsraelNow Chicago cost?
Are there further opportunities to reduce program fees?
What is the cancellation policy?
How can you explain IsraelNow Chicago to your teen’s school?
What post-trip engagement opportunities are available to teens?

Contact us

Please fill out the form below to get in touch with the IsraelNow Chicago Team.