Young men and women on building in Israel

Who We AreYoung Judaea is the oldest Zionist youth movement in the United States.

For more than 100 years, Young Judaea has brought together thousands of Jewish youth from across the country and around the world – of every religious, cultural, and political persuasion, through a shared commitment to Jewish values, Jewish pride, and love of Israel.

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What we offerYoung Judaea Programs

With immersive year-round & summer programs in both the US & Israel for all ages, Young Judaea offers high-quality educational, volunteer, and internship opportunities in a fun and social environment with a distinct focus on leadership & activism.

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Introducing the 2021-22
National Mazkirut!

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the latest Events & Blog

Young Judaea Covid-19 Update

The latest on YJ's response to COVID-19.

Getting to Know: Rabbi Adam Drucker, Director of Experiential Education

Every student I have had the honor of guiding and teaching has moved me.

Should I Take a Gap Year in Israel?

We definitely think so!