Youth 2 Israel (Y2i) provides $5,000 grants to Year 10 students from NSW, ACT and QLD with at least one Jewish parent, making participation in an approved Israel-based education program, affordable. These Israel experiences of five weeks or longer, are a life changing journey of Jewish identity which builds Jewish continuity in our local community.
Inspiring generations of young people with an understanding of their Jewish heritage, a love for Israel, and an enthusiasm to participate in their Jewish community.
Enabling the maximum number of Year 10 students, each year, to go on a transformational Israel education program.
Jewish communal involvement
Love of Israel
Education and personal growth
Youth 2 Israel (Y2i) is managed by a Board of Directors with extensive communal experience. Their role is to oversee the operations of Y2i, helping to make $5,000 Israel experience grants available to any Year 10 student in NSW, ACT and QLD with a Jewish parent.
Jeremy Dunkel (Chair)
“Y2i is a game-changing initiative to inspire teenagers to connect with their Jewish heritage in Israel, and each other. The rebirth of Israel and its thriving …
Y2i has a group of donor representatives from our five major Jewish communal partner organisations. Together they reflect the interests of the Jewish community and highlight the broad support from local and Israel focused organisations for the endowment appeal. Their key role is to oversee the management of funds in the Y2i Endowment Fund.