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.
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.
Raelle Freinkel, Coordinator
“My experiences in Israel have made my Jewish and Zionistic identity concrete, which is somewhat difficult when you are not closely involved in…
“Israel has always played a pivotal role in shaping my Jewish Identity. I was an active member of Habonim Dror and participated in their 12 month…
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.