Gesher Program

Leadership ● Israel  ● Tikkun Olam ● Environmental Sustainability


Looking for a teen leadership experience with a focus on Jewish identity and growth? Applications for the Greater MetroWest Gesher program are now available!


Gesher is a partnership program that inspires teens entering grades 10 and 11 to become Jewish community leaders. The program focuses on issues of environmental sustainability, sphere of influence, and building a strong Jewish identity and connection to Israel. Participants will work together with a counterpart group of Israeli teens from a Greater MetroWest partnership community.

Twenty exceptional teens will be selected for this yearlong program to begin in January 2018.

Monthly workshops ● Weekend retreats ● Hands-on activities ● Travel to Israel ● Host your new Israeli friends in your home during their visit to GMW

Program cost is $3,000. Grants are available.


Questions? Contact Amit Stern, Community Shaliach, at