Connecting to Israel
Love for Israel is woven into the fabric of Hadassah. We laid the groundwork for Israel’s healthcare system, and we have always taken on the challenge—and the joy—of connecting generations of young Jews to Israel. We advocate for a strong, proud Israel.
A series of fascinating, interactive online discussion on various perspectives on Zionism and how we relate to Israel today. See what’s coming next and watch the previous discussions on video.READ MORE ›
From the Iron Dome to the de-legitimization of Israel movement, Israel is a hot topic of discussion among Americans—from local synagogues to the halls of Congress in Washington, D.C. Hadassah can be counted on to advocate for Israel, lobbying our representatives locally and nationally. As American Jews, we are critical to any discussion of Israel’s future. Advocate with us.READ MORE ›
When young immigrants arrive in Israel, with or without their parents, they need to learn a new language, a new culture. At-risk youth in Israel, from poor or abusive home environments, need nurturing and motivation. Hadassah-supported Youth Aliyah villages welcome them both, providing shelter, education, and caring. Youth Aliyah students become successful Israeli citizens when they graduate our high schools.READ MORE ›
Young Judaea is the oldest Zionist youth movement in America. Through laughter and learning and leadership training, Young Judaeans are on their way to being the leaders of tomorrow’s Jewish community. Summer camps in the US and Israel programs show them the joy of being Jewish, and the importance of Israel as a Jewish homeland. At YJ, they find friendships that last a lifetime.READ MORE ›