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The Government Influencers Mission will strengthen relationships between the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and leaders from all facets of local and state Pennsylvania government while traveling in Israel.


January 5 – 13, 2019
(inclusive of travel)


$3,750 per person land-only in a double room
$4,765 per person land-only in a single room

Group arrival & departure transfers
Transportation in Israel
Touring and entrance fees
Most meals
Tips and porterage


Galilee: Pastoral Kfar Blum
Tel Aviv: Dan Panorama
Jerusalem: Dan Panorama

Registration Information

For more information and to register, contact:

Leigh Wimmer, Travel Manager
215.832.0544 or

Recommended Flights

Newark to Tel Aviv
United Flight 84
Departing: Newark, January 5, 2019 at 5:15 p.m.
Arriving: Tel Aviv, January 6, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.

Tel Aviv to Newark
United Flight 91
Departing: Tel Aviv, January 12, 2019 at 11:10 p.m.
Arriving: Newark, January 13, 2019 at 4:30 a.m.