Faq

Q: Do I have to be part of NCSY to go on TJJ Ambassadors?

A:
TJJ Ambassadors  is open to NCSY members and non-members alike. The ratio of members to non-members tends to be nearly half/half, so non-members do not have to worry about ever feeling left out.

Q: What makes TJJ Ambassadors different from TJJ?

A:

TJJ Ambassadors is an unparalleled program that combines the very best of sightseeing, leadership training and Israel advocacy. Hear from top Israeli politicians and develop personal relationships with them. You will gain along your journey from north to south in the Land of Israel.


Q: Can I make my own flight arrangements or extend my trip?

A:

Yes. To extend a ticket, you will need to contact the Summer Programs team. He or she will give you the direct email address for our travel agent who will make the accommodations. Program Associates cannot arrange flights. Note: Any additional fees associated with the change are the responsibility of the program participant.


Q: I have food issues, can you accommodate me?

A:

If you have any dietary limits please contact one of the summer programs team members and they will make sure to accommodate you.


Q: What Airline does TJJ Ambassadors use?

A:

TJJ Ambassadors exclusively uses EL AL airlines when traveling to and from Israel.


Q: What’s the safety and security like on TJJ Ambassadors?

A:

Every bus is provided with a medic, guard, and guide so you have fun but are always protected!


Q: What are the advisors and staff like on TJJ Ambassadors?

A:

The staff on TJJ Ambassadors were exceptional. They helped me connect to my Judaism by holding meaningful and caring conversations with me.


Q: What if I don’t know anyone on TJJ Ambassadors?

A:

Don’t worry! You’ll make friends! Everyone on the trip is so friendly and open and willing to talk and share their stories. By the first shabbat of the trip, every “stranger” became a member in a TJJ Ambassadors Bus family