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, November 6th @ 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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    • Zionism Today: What it is and What it Means to Us, with Professor Gil Troy

      Tuesday, November 10th @ 7:30 PM Gil Troy - Historian, passionate moderate, author of Why I am A Zionist and a Shalom Hartman Research Fellow in Jerusalem - discusses Zionism, Judaism, and the future of Israel.

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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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    • J-Care: DOROT Thanksgiving Luncheon

      Sunday, November 22nd. Join J-Care for the annual DOROT Thanksgiving Luncheon and help escort and spend time with seniors at this festive event. We only have 20 spots available, so only RSVP if you can commit.

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Featured Program:

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.