“It’s critical that women realize that this is a game-changing moment – or rather that it can be – if we choose to make it so.”

Gloria Feldt

Join other women from the Nashville Jewish community on an unforgettable Journey to Israel


*October 21 - 29, 2022


Travelers will explore women's culinary, artistic, and entrepreneurial achievements as well as spirituality, nature, politics, and much more alongside other women from the Jewish Nashville community.

Journey FAQs

(See full itinerary by clicking the "Download Full Itinerary Draft" button towards the bottom)


When is it?

October 21st-29th, 2022
These are our on-the-ground in Israel dates; participants will need to leave the US on October 20th, and won’t return home until October 30th.


Where will we be going?

We’ll be spending 3 nights in Tel Aviv at the David Intercontinental Tel Aviv, 2 nights in Zichron Ya’acov (near Caesarea and our Partnership Region), and 3 nights in Jerusalem.


How much is the trip?

The Jewish Federation and Jewish Foundation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee is offering a $1000 subsidy for all trip participants to support involvement in this unique opportunity. The subsidy brings the land-only cost to $3850/per person, double occupancy.

• Single occupancy is available for an additional cost of $1668* per person

*This pricing is based on a minimum of twenty paid participants registered by July 11th.

*This land cost price does not include air travel which participants will arrange on their own.


Can I get a refund, is there a cancellation fee?

Based on the time of canceling, a fee may be applied.

  • A full refund of the registration fee if canceling before August 21, 2022
  • Participants canceling their registration between August 22, 2022, and September 20, 2022, will be refunded 75% of their total registration fee. 
  • Participants canceling their registration between September 20, 2022, and October 6, 2022, will be refunded 50% of their total registration fee.
  • No refund will be issued for cancellations made on or after October 7, 2022.


What will we be doing while we’re there?

We will experience Shabbat on the beach, cook with a top female Israeli chef, meet leading female artists, entrepreneurs, and political leaders, engage with Israeli women in our partnership with the region, do hands-on tikkun olam, explore a mikveh, wine-tasting, shopping, visiting key historical sites and museums, and more!


What will I get out of going?

We will be celebrating women’s achievements and reinforcing our own commitments to the Jewish people. You will see firsthand the spirit of innovation in Israel, better understand the complexities of living in Israel, HAVE A FANTASTIC TIME, and leave with lifelong friends.


How do I sign up?

Click on the "Registration Application" button towards the bottom of the page.


How do I pay?

Find out more information about payments in the application or click on the "Make Payment Here" button towards the bottom of the page.


Interested in the trip but have other questions?

Please reach out to Carolyn Hyatt or Debroah Oleshansky.


Empowering. Enlightening. Exhilarating. Extraordinary.




Thank you to Leslie Kirby and Christie Wiemers for chairing this Women's Journey.