Register for the Israel at 75 General Assembly

Register for the National Mission

  • 75 Years of Independence.

  • 75 Years of Partnership.

  • 75 Years of Connection.

There are a million reasons to join us this year. But if you’re looking for some, we’ve got 75.

      Because you celebrate Israel.
      Because you’re connected to Israel.
      Because you care about Israel.
      Because you understand Israel.
      Because you want to understand Israel.
      Because you support Israel.
      Because you remember when Israel was not around.
      Because you always want Israel around.
      Because you love Israel.
      Because you believe in Israel.
      Because you’ve never been to Israel.
      Because it’s been too long since you’ve been back.
      Because you go to Israel every year.
      Because you’re a Jewish communal leader.
      Because you’re curious about Israel.
      Because you love an Israeli.
      Because your family lives there.
      Because Israel is family.
      Because you haven’t been since before 2020.
      Because you haven’t been since your bar/bat mitzvah.
      Because you’ve never had a bar/bat mitzvah.
      Because your grandfather always wanted you to go.
      Because your grandmother wants to go with you.
      Because you believe in showing up.
      Because you’ve never tried authentic hummus.
      Because there’s nothing like the sunset in Tel Aviv.
      Because you’ve heard the rumors about the Tel Aviv nightlife.
      Because you want to check out the bohemian vegan paradise.
      Because you want to connect with Israelis.
      Because you want to pray at the Kotel.
      Because you want to drink really good coffee.
      Because you want to drink really bad Arak.
      Because your children told you you have to go.
      Because you’ve never seen the Knesset.
      Because you’ve never heard an Israeli politician speak in person.
      Because you want to hear the siren on Yom HaZikaron.
      Because you’ve never celebrated Israel’s independence in Israel.
      Because nobody does barbecues like Israelis.
      Because of the rich history.
      Because it’s part of your soul.
      Because you pray in its direction every day.
      Because shuk food is the BEST food.
      Because there ain’t no party like an Israeli party.
      Because you support LGBTQ+ pride.
      Because you love your Partnership community.
      Because you studied abroad in Israel during college and it changed your life.
      Because you want to experience more than just the headlines.
      Because you grew up alongside Israel.
      Because you have never experienced not being a minority.
      Because fighting for religious pluralism is important to you.
      Because Israel has the most delicious produce EVER.
      Because Israel is your homeland.
      Because you have fond memories of your Birthright trip.
      Because you never got around to that Birthright trip
      Because you want to be able to advocate for Israel.
      Because you love a good arts and culture hub.
      Because you love King David’s psalms.
      Because there’s nothing better than milk and honey.
      Because there’s no better innovation hub.
      Because bridge building is your middle name.
      Because you never quite made aliyah, but always wanted to.
      Because you identify as an Israeli-American.
      Because the Hebrew language makes your heart sing.
      Because you could never forget Jerusalem.
      Because there’s no beach like Gordon Beach.
      Because you feel part of her story.
      Because innovation pumps through your veins.
      Because you’re passionate about its diversity.
      Because your skin yearns for the dead sea.
      Because you’re craving Jewish community.
      Because you’ve never been to Latrun.
      Because you’ve never celebrated a holiday in Israel.
      Because you want your kids to spend a year there after high school.
      Because you believe in the Jewish future.
      Because you are a strong Jewish leader.

Looking for More Information on the General Assembly in Israel?

The Israel at 75 General Assembly will take place from April 23-26 and promises to provide an authentic and immersive Israel experience in celebration of Israel’s 75th birthday. Leaders and community members from around the world will come together to do the work in strengthening our relationship - in politics, in communities, and in person. The Israel at 75 General Assembly is a meaningful platform for discussing some of the most important issues of the day all while marking this important milestone.

The Schedule

Programming will take place from the evening of Sunday, April 23 through the evening of Wednesday, April 26 in multiple locations across Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and central Israel.

Sunday, April 23rd

Kicking Off, Together

Join us for a true global celebration, co-hosted by the Jewish Federations of North America, The Jewish Agency for Israel, Keren HaYesod, and the World Zionist Organization.
Location: Expo Tel Aviv International Convention Center

Monday, April 24th

Innovating, Together

Aimed at exploring key issues facing the global Jewish community in 2023 these gatherings will bring together leaders and partners from North America, Israel, and around the world to dive into some of the complex topics we face today.
Location: Expo Tel Aviv International Convention Center

Remembering, Together

Together, we will observe Yom Ha’Zikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, with a special experience at Latrun, the site of fierce fighting during the 1948 War of Independence. This evening is hosted by MASA Israel Journey, which provides long-term immersive experiences for thousands of young Diaspora Jews every year. We will join current MASA participants for this special event that transitions us into Israel’s most somber day of the year. Please note that space is very limited at this event and prior registration is required.
Location: Latrun

Tuesday, April 25th

Discussing, Together

As Yom Ha’Zikaron continues, we will facilitate a Mifgash (“Encounter”) for small groups of General Assembly participants, guided by Israeli educators, former Schlichim, and others. Groups will take part in ceremonies to honor the fallen and engage in a series of conversations designed to convey the special meaning of this solemn day for their Israeli counterparts.

Celebrating, Together

Shifting from mourning to celebration, we will join the rest of Israel in joy during our Yom Ha’Atzmaut mega event -open to all!
Location: TBD

Wednesday, April 26th

Partying, Together

Join a unique festival that embraces local Israeli traditions, including barbecues, music, dancing, and more!
Location: Neot Kidumim Park –the Biblical Landscape Reserve located midway between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv

Want to Learn More About the National Mission?

Join us April 19-26 for an immersive and meaningful experience around Israel. The Mission will lead up to and be inclusive of the entire General Assembly. Don’t miss out - reserve your spot today!

We can’t think of any reason not to join us. Can you?