Sun, May 22nd 2016

Silicon Valley  Eitanim participants practiced social enterpanurship and focused on designing projects in the community. We had the honor of hosting Eyal Baruch,  Sr. Program Manager at Ruckus Wireless who presented the key points of a project management. The students designed social projects that will be submitted later to the Palo Alto JCC...

Sun, May 22nd 2016

In Kansas City more than 450 people-Jewish and Israeli-Americans joined the Yom Haatzmaut celebration! With Falafel, Israeli singer and more. IAC Beyachad co-sponsored together with the Jewish federation and lead by our volunteer leader

Sun, May 15th 2016

A must read op-ed by Chairman of the Board, Adam Milstein

Sun, May 15th 2016

IAC Mishelanu partnered with CSUN Hillel and the CSUN Veteran Association to commemorate Yom HaZikaron with a Soldiers Speak panel on campus. 30 students came together to memorialize the fallen through prayers and listening to the stories of their peers who served in the IDF and the American military.

Sun, May 15th 2016

IAC NJ launched the IAC Women’s Network, an initiative to connect between Israeli and American women. The event included equal number of Israelis and Americans to create a special and successful dynamics.

Sun, May 15th 2016

The Las Vegas community enjoyed a happy and cheerful Yom Haatzmaut street kick off party, organized by volunteers and IAC team. Israeli music, Israeli dancing, Israeli food and having each other was everything we needed to celebrate Israel's 68th birthday and get us all ready for the Celebrate Israel Festival.

Sun, May 15th 2016

1,000 community members attended the ceremony, both Israeli and Jewish Americans. During the ceremony we heard personal stories of loss and grief by Israeli and Jewish American families and had Zofim and local adults and Israeli singing groups perform. This event was organized in partnership with the Israeli Consulate, The Israeli House and IAC...

Sun, May 15th 2016

This week volunteering families for the community came to the Merkaz IAC and organized packages to lone soldiers in Israel. The packages were collected during Good Deeds Day, and will be shipped to Israel next week by an Israeli that donated the shipment! This initiative is in partnership with ‘Banji’s House for Lone Soldiers in Ra’anana and...

Sun, May 15th 2016

IAC Keshet's 1st and 2nd graders discussed the Israeli flag this week while looking at flags designed by the Israeli artist Yitzhak Yoresh. They were curious about the Mazah and pretzel flags and were asked to think and create a flag that answers the question: What is Israel for me? For some of them, the only connection was the Jewish star they...

Sun, May 15th 2016

More than 150 people joined Yom Hazikaron ceremony in Kansas City. The even was sponsored by the IAC, and lead by Israeli American volunteers as part of IAC Beyachad

Sun, May 15th 2016

The Israel Remembrance Day ceremony of IAC NJ at the Kaplen JCC in Tenafly attracted 700 people. The event also brought together the young generation, of the Tzofim and Hashomer Hatzair Youth Movements, along side with 23 community members who organized the ceremony.

Sun, May 15th 2016

The IAC NJ collaborated with a IAC Gavnim NJ graduate who established a lecture series on Israeli Culture. The kickoff event took place this week and 80 people are signed up for the series.

Sun, May 15th 2016

On Thursday evening hundreds of Jewish-American and Israeli-American young adults celebrated Yom Haatzmaut in a ‘Blue & White Party’. The famed Israeli DJ, was in charge of great Israeli music! The party is part of IAC Boston's 3 Celebrate Israel events this weekend, all in partnership with Boston’s Jewish federation, the CJP

Sun, May 15th 2016

On Yom Hazikaron, IAC NJ, produced and presented an exhibition in honor of victims of terror of the last 8 months, since the beginning of the last terror wave in Israel. The exhibition received much interest in the community and at a request of a large local synagogue was moved to be further exhibited there.

Sun, May 15th 2016

300 people came together for a meaningful Yom Hazikaron ceremony at the Park East Synagogue Ballroom on the Upper East Side.The ceremony was led by IAC Dor Chadash stirring committee members, Mishelanu students and partner organization.

Sun, May 15th 2016

IAC NJ activity in Jersey City this week was all about the Hebrew Alphabet. The families enjoyed welcoming the Shabat together, hearing a story and be creative about letters with arts and crafts.

Sun, May 15th 2016

Boston's Eitanim, focused on designing projects in the community. We had the honor of hosting Ilan Segev, Co-chair of IAC Boston who presented the IAC’s mission statement followed by a presentation about project management in the community. The students then designed projects that corresponds with the organization’s goals.

Sun, May 15th 2016

During Yom Hazikaron both Israel Hayom and the Jerusalem Post told the tory of IAC Eitanim

Sun, May 15th 2016

The Las Vegas community gathered to honor and remember all the fallen soldiers and terror victims. The afternoon was organized by community volunteers and organizations that came together with IAC to also pay respect to the families in our community that have lost their dear ones. Sing a long, organized  with the help of volunteers, followed...

Sun, May 15th 2016

The Eitanim group in NJ met this week and planned the Eitanim session at the IAC Conference in Washington DC, while learning how to manage a project

Mon, May 9th 2016

This week IAC NY held A Breakfast with Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon. Over 130 guests listened to the Ambassador provide an in-depth analysis of the challenges, and opportunities, facing Israel and the daily activities of Israel’s Mission to the UN. The entire event was planned and sponsored by IAC Council Member.

Mon, May 9th 2016

This week our partner organization, the Israeli-American Nexus, had two big successes, backed by the Israeli American community. First, the City Council of West Hollywood voted unanimously to support the California Anti-BDS bill. They are the first city in California to officially support the Anti-BDS bill and next week the City of Beverly...

Mon, May 9th 2016

IAC Mishelanu hosted the first-ever Mimouna at USC with Hillel, ‘SC Students for Israel, and StandwithUs. Sappir, our student leader, planned the event with the leaders of the other student groups. 50 students attended, including 18 IAC Mishelanu students from USC, UCLA, and CSUN. They experienced a traditional Moroccan Mimouna with mufletot...

Mon, May 9th 2016

Beit Mindrash program met in Metro West to discuss the relationship between Yitzhak and his sons. The program is an initiative of IAC Gvanim alumni and is supported by the IAC and the Federation of Metro West collaboratively.

Mon, May 9th 2016

300 people attended an event co-hosted by IAC Beyachad in honor of Israel’s 68th birthday. Participants watched "A wing and a Prayer", a documentary telling the story of World War II pilots who risked their lives in order to prevent a second Holocaust. The program included a discussion with Boaz Dvir, the writer, director, and producer of the...

Mon, May 9th 2016

Over 250 participants from across the Jewish and non-Jewish Los Angeles community joined IAC for "Zikaron Basalon". Holocaust survivors shared their personal journey in a very intimate setting. Participants of all ages got the chance to ask questions and discuss issues facing the Jewish people including how we as a community can both remember...

Mon, May 9th 2016

IAC New York, Boston, and D.C. council and staff members analyzed the transformative IAC Strategic Plan and started to map the role of their region within our vision, mission, purpose, values and new business plan.

Mon, May 9th 2016

IAC Meetchabrim expands to middle aged single Israelis. After attending the IAC ENGAGE seminar in April, an IAC Florida volunteer organized a gathering and discussion with 20 community members. Participants discussed needs and visions within their community. We look forward to supporting the new initiatives of these community members.

Mon, May 9th 2016

The Hatikvah IDF Officers Mission joined a Yom HaShoah dinner and ceremony co-organized by CJP, IAC Boston, ZOFIM ,Israeli Consulate, Israeli House, and Temple Emeth. The officers shared their personal stories about what it means to be an Israeli young adult often placed in very challenging circumstances and the ceremony included singing and...

Mon, May 9th 2016

30 Israeli American children, teens, students and adults came together for a meaningful evening to connect to their roots as jewish People, to think together how to pass our story to the next generations and to remember the holocaust. Participants heard the testimony of holocaust survivor Anita Karl and had a discussion about our responsibility...