“Since JDC arrived, our community has radically transformed– we’ve found that by helping others, we not only help them but ourselves.”

Itinerary Highlights: Trip participants will dive into education, disaster mitigation, and livelihood diversification, and community-based development strategies with field experts. Trip participants will meet with young leaders, agriculturalists, Typhoon survivors, as well as representatives from the U.S. and Israeli Missions to the Philippines. This JDC journey will culminate with a special Shabbat celebration with the Jewish community of Manila, one of JDC’s  partners in the country. Join early for a pre-mission trip to Hong Kong, and stay on for more travel opportunities throughout Asia.

Trip Dates: January 13-20, 2019

Estimated Costs: TBD; Costs represent real expenses for JDC

Cost Includes: ground transportation, hotel accommodations, meals, site visits, guides, and processing fees; they do not include cost of airfare between countries or transatlantic flights.

 Email ambassadors@JDC.org to stay up to date on this study mission

About JDC In the Philippines: Since Typhoon Haiyan devastated the central region of the Philippines in November 2013, JDC has provided immediate relief and helped catalyze growth and recovery. Click below to see JDC’s life saving impact.

*Trips subject to change 

**Participation requires a meaningful gift (minimum $5000 per person) to help support JDC’s rescue, relief, and renewal programs around the world