Bnei Akiva is the world’s largest Religious Zionist youth movement, active all over the world with over 100,000 members. Bnei Akiva is the UK's most active youth movement. Bnei Akiva runs summer and winter camps, weekly activities in over 30 locations, Israel Machane (tour), gap year schemes and so much more.
Bnei Akiva inspires and empowers young Jews with a sense of commitment to the Jewish people, the Land of Israel and the Torah.
Our members strive to live lives that combine Torah learning with active contribution to the Jewish people and society.
It's an inclusive youth movement, so while we have high religious standards, everyone is welcome. and wherever you go in the world, you'll find Bnei Akiva - we have branches in 37 countris all over the globe!
'Bnei Akiva' means 'the children of Akiva', and our ideology relates directly to the story of Rabbi Akiva.
We endeavour to follow Rabbi Akiva's qualities, namely his love of Hashem, his devotion to the Torah, and his respect for work.