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Immigration in America: Teen Domestic Trip to Arizona

  • January 12 - January 16

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BJ teens will travel to Arizona over MLK Weekend for a trip focusing on immigration in America. Through conversations with DACA recipients, restaurant owners, non-profit professionals working on the ground with refugees and immigrants, and border patrol agents, we will have the opportunity to learn from individuals who are affected by immigration laws in our country, and meet the people who are enforcing current bans and laws.

This trip is for 8th, 9th, and 10th grade students and includes mandatory pre-trip meetings:

8th/9th Grade

Thursday, November 10, 7:00-8:30 PM

Thursday, December 1, 7:00-8:30 PM

Thursday, December 15, 7:00-8:30 PM

Thursday, January 8 – Domestic Trip – Community (all together), 7:00-8:30 PM

10th Grade

Wednesday, November 9, 7:00-8:30 PM

Wednesday, November 30, 7:00-8:30 PM

Wednesday, December 7, 7:00-8:30 PM

Thursday, January 8 – Domestic Trip – Community (all together), 7:00-8:30 PM

Optional: Thursday, December 8, 2022, Zoom logistics meeting for parents and teens, 8:00-9:00 PM

We will leave on Thursday, January 12, 2023 at approximately 2:00 PM, and will return on Monday, January 16, 2023.

Registration closes Monday, October 24, 2022.

COVID-19 Protocols For This Trip 

Please note that all protocols are subject to change.

  • All participants will be required to submit proof of vaccination. There are no exceptions, and “fully vaccinated” now includes boosters for all who are eligible. Proof of boosters must be presented as part of proof of vaccination where applicable. 
  • All participants must provide proof of negative PCR test results within two days (48 hours) of the bus departure for the trip. Participants will also be required to take an antigen test upon arrival to the BJ campus on Friday.
  • If a participant tests positive for COVID-19 while on the trip, they must immediately quarantine at the camp. A parent or guardian will be required to travel to the camp and take over responsibility for the participant at their own cost.


B’nai Jeshurun
(212) 787-7600
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