Tzedek America transforms lives, strengthens Jewish identity, and changes the world through immersive social justice-oriented experiences.
What we do
Tzedek America program offerings:
- National and international service learning trips for ages 12+
- 1-4 day Jewish social justice experiences in California
- College alternative spring break trips
- A long residential gap semester or year, for ages 17-20, focused on developing Jewish identity
- Overnight social justice summer camp program for ages 14-18
- Bar and Bat Mitzvah project missions for 12 and 13 year olds
Questions we ponder during every experience:
- Why is social justice critical for Jews in America?
- What is unique about the Jewish experience in North America?
- What practices and affiliations are available to Jewish adults in communities across the U. S.?
- What does Judaism mean to me?