Encounter offers an immersive experience in the West Bank for Jewish leaders and influencers. Our executive level Intensive Leadership Seminars are for senior Jewish Leaders and include pre- and post-travel programming as well as a four-day travel component in Bethlehem and surrounding areas, East Jerusalem, and Ramallah.
The opportunity to build relationships and process this intense experience with colleagues and new friends feels essential and a gift.Rabbi Deborah Waxman President, Reconstructionist Rabbinical College/Jewish Reconstructionist Communities
Essential and transformative.Rabbi Angela Buchdahl Senior Rabbi, Central Synagogue
It's a powerful and necessary experience.Lindsey B. Mintz Executive Director, Indianapolis JCRC
Incredible opportunity to see/hear Israel from another perspective.Anonymous Jewish Communal Executive
I feel much more informed, have (some) first hand understanding and a better grasp on where to go to learn more. This is now an open and discussable topic.Rabbi Tully Harcsztark Principal, SAR High School