Major Donor Mission to Israel and the United Arab Emirates

Embark on an unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime journey to Israel and the United Arab Emirates with JEWISHcolorado

October 19-29, 2023

Major Donors* will enjoy the newfound opportunity to visit the Emirates in the post-Abraham Accords era and enjoy exclusive and special access experiences in Israel.

For more information, contact Edina Segal |

Our Itinerary

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Jerusalem: October 20-22, two nights, three days (Friday-Sunday)

Though you may have been to Jerusalem before, experience it in a whole new way! We will celebrate Shabbat overlooking the Old City. You will have choices on how you would like to spend your time during Shabbat,  participate in tefillot at a local synagogue, enjoy a walking tour of Jerusalem neighborhoods, or go for a leisurely stroll.

On Sunday we will begin our structured tours and conversations, exploring the city that is holy to three religions, by speaking with dignitaries and of course experiencing the art and flavors of this diverse city.

Ramat HaNegev: October 22-24, two nights, three days (Sunday-Tuesday)

An opportunity to get to know our partner region in an intimate way. While staying at the luxurious Beresheet Hotel as our home base, we will have the opportunity to speak with the Mayor of Ramat HaNegev Regional council and learn about the aspirations for the region, visit a desert organic farm where cherry tomatoes are grown through the miracle of technology and Israeli innovation, listen to a musical group made up of Jewish and Bedouin musicians, enjoy a VIP visit to Ben Gurion University and end our trip enjoying a field kitchen dinner with lone soldiers!

Tel Aviv: October 24 & 25, one night, two days in Tel Aviv (Tuesday & Wednesday)

Learn about the challenging history of Jaffa, explore the newly renovated Anu Museum for the Jewish people, see where the Start-Up Nation gets its name, immerse yourself in a workshop with Israeli entrepreneurs and spirit makers, tour the Culinary Institute of Israel and experience Tel Aviv’s world -renowned night life with an evening performance and much more!

United Arab Emirates

We begin our exciting journey in the UAE on October 25-29 where we will spend four nights and five days (Wednesday-Sunday)

The ground-breaking peace deal between the United Arab Emirates and Israel makes the Emirates an enticing destination for Jews all over the world. We will spend time in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi where we will visit some of the most spectacular and iconic landmark attractions that the region has to offer.

You will also meet with public officials!

Cost includes:

  • All hotels, meals as listed, flights (economy class) from TLV to Dubai
  • VIP services on arrival/departure
  • Guiding and transportation, and all activities
  • Participants will book their own flights from Denver to TLV and from Dubai to Denver. JEWISHcolorado will provide suggested airline travel plans.


*TRIP INFORMATION: Cost per person for trip, not including flights and depending upon the number of participants: $10,000 based on double occupancy. This trip is designed for 35-40 participants who are participating in the JEWISHcolorado Annual Campaign (FY2023) with a pledge or gift of $10,000 per household, or $5,000 per person (tax deductible). Pledges are payable by December 31, 2023.