The BJF serves as a connector to young adults interested in participating in a Birthright Israel trip. Birthright Israel offers young Jews, 18-26, the gift of a first-time, peer group educational trip to Israel. Funds raised by the Birmingham Jewish Federation Annual Campaign support Birthright.
In addition, The BJF reaches out to those from our community who go on Birthright experiences and sends each participant a t-shirt that says "Alabama" in Hebrew, in exchange for a picture of the participant wearing the t-shirt while in Israel, and some thoughts and impressions about the trip. We also have Auburn and UAB (