Honeymoon Israel

Amount: 
$25,000
Year: 
2020
Field of Interest: 
Next Gen Engagement
Grant Type: 
COVID-19 Response
Organization Description: 

Honeymoon Israel engages Jewish and interfaith couples at a pivotal point in their lives. Honeymoon Israel organizes subsidized trips to Israel for Jewish newlyweds and helps them engage with their Jewish heritage and form new links to the community before, during, and after their trip. While couples are unable to visit Israel, staff have continued to engage hundreds of couples in its community through local virtual gatherings including happy hours, conversations with trip Rabbis, and trip cohort reunions.

Grant Purpose: 

To mitigate the economic hardship resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and to help them achieve long-term organizational sustainability.