Jewish Federation plans Israel mission for interfaith couples

Jewish Federation of St. Louis has planned a mission trip to Israel for Jewish community members and their spouses or partners who identify as an interfaith couple. The trip is designed to engage couples with Israel and understand the importance of the land, culture, people and economy from the perspective of each other’s faith. Supported by the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, the highly subsidized trip is open to eight couples between the ages of 27 and 45.

The trip will take place Sept. 3 to 12. There is an optional group flight available for $995 per person. Applications are due by May 26 and should be submitted online at For more information, contact Karen Rader at [email protected] or 314-442-3756.