About the alumni community

The Alumni Community is the central address for participants on Birthright Israel trips when they return home to the Tri-State area.​  Based in downtown Manhattan, The Alumni Community hosts everything from Shabbat Dinners to free Hebrew classes. 



    • Shabbat Dinner

      Friday, December 18th @ 7:00PM Join The Alumni Community for our popular Friday night Shabbat dinner. Come for the good food and great company!

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    • Meet MK Michael Oren!

      Birthright Israel alumni can get a free copy of Michael Oren's Ally: My Journey Across the Israel-American Divide, and win a chance to meet the author this fall. Join the conversation on now!

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    • Stay up to date on Israel with Natalie, our Expert!

      We know how hard it is to stay on top of the news from Israel - so we decided to do it for you on Facebook! Add Natalie as a friend and get all your questions answered - from local events to getting back to Israel.

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    • Wall Street Event with Douglas Silverman

      Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 - Dinner at 7:00pm, Program at 7:30pm Join us for an evening of conversation with Douglas Silverman, Managing Partner and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Senator Investment Group LP

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    • Babka Baking Class

      Sunday, January 10th @ 11:00AM Never fight for the last babka at the bakery again.. Learn how to make your own! This delicious traditional Jewish treat is simpler than you think. Join Faigy at Reunion on Sunday, January 10th and leave with the most popular party gift in NYC.

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Madrich Portal

Birthright Israel Madrichim - past and present - did you know The Alumni Community has resources to help you engage your participants beyond the ten-day trip? Check out our Madrich Menu to find out more and join the largest Facebook group of Taglit-Birthright Israel madrichim in the country.