United Jewish Communities
111 Eighth Avenue, Suite 11E
OTZMA is a ten month volunteer/leadership development program for Jewish adults aged 20-26. OTZMA provides its participants with the opportunity to live and work in Israel at immigrant absorption centers, kibbutzim and areas of urban renewal. OTZMA also includes an intensive educational program, hiking trips throughout the country, and the unique experience of an Israeli adoptive family. OTZMA strives to provide participants with the opportunity to make a timely and meaningful contribution of service to Israel. It provides participants with an exestential and educational experience, thereby engendering a true in-depth understanding of Israel. OTZMA also promotes direct contact, personal relationships and mutual understanding between the North American Jewish Community and Israel.