Teens & Young Adults

Young Adult Activities

BZD’s summer Teen Israel Experience….nothing else compares!  


Ready to LIVE magical Israel for 4 weeks?  


Want a lifetime of memories and friendships?  


Only BZD can give you the best summer of your life!  1000s of teens like you have gone to Israel with BZD over the decades.


Now it’s YOUR turn to have a cool time!





Trip Subsidies

BZD believes this Israel experience is so important for your personal growth and identity as a young Jew.

• BZD gives you a subsidy worth $3,000 to make your trip more affordable!

• BZD Teen Israel Experience(TIE) costs 50% less than most other teen tours!  

• TIE gives you MORE experiences, MORE fun, and MORE memories too!

• Each year individuals, businesses, and foundations contributing to BZD’s annual Brandeis Gala and Annual Giving Campaign enable hundreds of high school-aged teens to visit Israel.

• Register for the coolest trip you’ve ever taken and apply for the BZD scholarship 



If you’re between the ages of 18-26, you might be eligible to join the more than 400,000 young Jewish adults from 66 countries who have already received the gift of a free 10-day trip to Israel!  You’ll return home with memories that will last a lifetime.

  • Past activities have included snorkeling in the Red Sea, rappelling down a cliff overlooking the Dead Sea, exploring the archaeological ruins of the Old City of Jerusalem, boating on Lake Kineret, and tasting the newest Galilee wines

  • As an official provider of Taglit/Birthright Trips, BZD can sign you for next summer’s 10-day trip  

  • At prices like these, space won’t last long! 

Tzofim (Israeli scouts)

Each summer BZD sponsors the Tzofim Caravan made up of 5 Israeli high school girls and 5 high school boys.  They sing and dance their way into your hearts as they convey an inspiring and entertaining message of friendship and hope.  BZD brings these young people’s enthusiasm, optimism, and unbelievable talent to summer camps, JCCs, synagogues, and senior citizen centers.