Experience the ultimate adventure with Israelis on your FREE trip to Israel on Birthright Israel: Shorashim! On Shorashim, you spend all 10 days with Israelis and get to see Israel through the eyes of the locals. From exploring Israel through unbelievable hikes and touring incredible cities and major sites, to spending the night under the stars in the Negev, and developing an amazing bond with a great group of college students and Israelis, you will be a part of the adventure of a lifetime that you will never forget.

Ready to go?
Registration for Summer 2020 opens at 9 a.m. cst on Monday January 27th. You can register for priority status now by clicking here. This takes less than a minute and will keep you updated on all the important information, so there is no reason to wait!

For more information about the registration process, click here or contact Shorashim at (312) 267-0677 or info@shorashim.org.

How do I know if I am eligible?
Eligible students are Jewish, between the ages of 18-26, who have not been to Israel on a peer-group program since high school or have not participated on a program that is longer than seven days since graduating high school. Those who participated on peer educational trips prior to turning 18 years of age are now welcome to apply. Check out if you are eligible here!

What if I have friends that want to join me?
Spread the love! Tell your friends to sign up with Shorashim and write in their names in the friend request section. Shorashim is great at accommodating friendship requests and make it easy for you to travel with your friends! Have more friends that you want to refer? Email social@shorashim.org.

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