Israel as your classroom Customized programming Community building Jewish Identity What is the Ramah Israel Institute?

Israel as your classroom

At RII, we don't just teach you about Israel's history. We walk you through it.

Customized programming

Each RII program is carefully designed to fit the needs of the group, based on their background and goals.

Community building

RII programs – whether for teens, adults or families, - are based on the Camp Ramah concepts of community building, prayer, informal education and fun.

Jewish Identity

RII trips enable participants to connect with their Jewish identities in an open, experiential setting.

What is the Ramah Israel Institute?

The Ramah Israel Institute creates short-term customized programs in Israel for schools, synagogues and community organizations.


Family and Adult trips to Israel

For decades the Ramah Israel Institute (RII) has been running family and adult trips toIsraelthat are tailor-made to meet the needs and goals of organizations and congregations.  An RII trip is an educational, hands-on and fun experience w… >> read more
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8th Grade School Trips to Israel

The Ramah Israel Institute (RII) is a pioneer in the field of Israel Education, and Ramah has been running middle school trips for decades that are educationally-sound as well as safe and fun. A classIsraelexperience run by RII is not just … >> read more


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Ramah Israel Institute מכון רמה

We are all very saddened by the losses of Sean Carmeli z"l and Max Steinberg z"l, two extraordinary young men who gave their lives to defend the State of Israel and its people. These "lone soldiers" are a shining example of heroism and dedication, having served far from the comforts of their home and family life. May their memories be a blessing. יהי זכרם ברוך ... See MoreSee Less

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What do people say about our adult trips to Poland? Wonderful things! After the Beth Jacob Congregation trip led by Rabbi Morris Allen, Ellen and David Sloan particularly raved about their guide, David Behrman, who "exceeded expectations. David was so fabulous and went above and beyond any tour guide we have ever had." Penny Simison said, "David was phenomenal. He knows so much--details, anecdotes, etc. etc.--and presented it all in such a way that you saw and understand the underlying factors at work (like the discussion of God in the Holocaust--clear, straightforward and nuanced). He also had just the right amount of antidote experiences to balance the intensity of the trip." ... See MoreSee Less

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