Sat, Apr 9th 2016

With Israel Apartheid Week rampant on college campuses, the IAC-IDC Situation Room’s latest campaign #UC4youself is off to a hot start. The team staged apartheid style signs in Tel Aviv, and filmed Israelis reactions. The viral video already has over 75,000 views in the first 4 days, and the #UC4Yourself campaign is turning heads and capturing...

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

60 tweens gathered for a movie "The Blind Side" and discussion about the concept of giving for Good Deeds Day at Merkaz IAC, organized by community volunteers

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

Israeli American families gathered to enjoy a performance of a children's entertainer Yuval Hamevulbal. He sang the songs they all knew and brought the spirit of Israeli culture in a fun and educational way. IAC Chicago was proud to be a sponsor along with the Chabbad Israeli center in Skokie, IL. And the Israeli house in Chicago.

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

20 IAC Mishelanu New England students from 6 campuses came together for an overnight summit, in partnership with Hillel UMass, Northeastern and JNF, where they learned about and recreated “Shvil Israel” bringing Israel to Boston. Guest speakers included Rami Hazan, JNF’s Northeast Emissary and Udi Goren, “Shvil Israel” expert, who led...

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

"Life is better when you are laughing. IAC Las Vegas was thrilled to welcome this week 1,200 (!!!) of our Israeli-American community members to the Adir Miller show. We shared with the crowd the latest and exciting news about IAC programs as well as promoting of the IAC conference in Washington, Sept 24-26. 2016.

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

The new and one of a kind Joint Venture between the IAC NJ and the Kaplen JCC in Tenafly was announced to 45 leaders in the community. IAC will launch our newest Israeli American center, working within, and in full collaboration, with the JCC. IAC is sending a clear message - we are part of the larger Jewish Community. "From Isolation to...

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

IAC Sha'ar, an Israeli Beit Midrash, hosted Devorah Evron from "Hamidrasha" in Oranim for a Pre-Seder preparation and discussion

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

IAC FL hosted the first meeting of IAC Meetchabrim, building a future together, with 29 community leaders. Our objective of getting these leaders together was to understand our community, the existing situations, what we see for the future, and how to strengthen our community....

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

45 community members attended three dinners in at volunteers apartments across Manhattan. Participants enjoyed delicious local dinners and sipped Israeli wine while participating in a moderated discussion about the roles and responsibilities of Israelis living abroad both towards the state of Israel and their local communities.

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

IAC Mishelanu Florida hosted a 3 hour mentorship immersion session facilitating the relationship before 20 mentors and mentees. The  session was designed to expand mentorship program’s prospective and equip the teams with additional tools to help foster and grow their mentor/mentee relationships. Pairings include mentee Hen Glikman and his...

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

150 parents and young children gathered to see a show "Kef Be'Israel' virtually touring the beautiful cities and kibbutz in Israel.

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

The Students are learning from the Israeli artist Uri Fink how to draw three dimensional pyramids, Pharaoh and Matzah to create their very own comics without Chametz of the Exodus from Egypt.

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

During this session the teens visited the innovation shared space of WeWork in the city, and got to learn how to brand Israel from the very best - Mr. Ilan Sztulman, the Minister of Public Diplomacy at the Embassy of Israel as well as the next Ambassador of Israel to Argentina.

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

This past Thursday, over 40 Southwest IAC Mishelanu students from 5 campuses came together for the region's first-ever Erev Edot in Los Angeles. The students and the community prepared over a dozen kinds of ethnic foods, and the event was co-sponsored by Jews Indigenous to Middle East and North Africa (JIMENA), who brought a Jewish Libyan...

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

The IAC and JCC supported the launch of a new volunteer-led project called "the Shevet project". The project aims to help women after giving birth in the community. The picture below is a capture of some of the responses to the launch of the initiative.

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

150 adults and 50 young professionals joined a conversation with reporter and author Ben Dror Yemini about the BDS movement and how to confront it in campuses and in real day life. The event was the first public cooperation between the IAC, the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington and the JCRC, signifying the importance of public activism...

Sat, Apr 9th 2016

The young leaders dealt with the challenges of effective branding. To enhance and emphasize the challenges that they faced, the group  met with Vice Consul Amir Sagie from the NY consulate who shared with them the history and future of branding Israel. After meeting with the vice consul the group divided to teams that tackled the issue and came...

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

IAC Keshet students worked hard to prepare משלוחי מנות and to deliver to children with cancer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

280 people joined the Purim party hosted by IAC Angeles, Mati and Ami School

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

Watch this great video of IAC Eitanim Seattle meeting at Google offices

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

More than 100 children and parents celebrated Purim at the JCC with a performance in Hebrew and arts and crafts stations.

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

A collaboration of IAC and the Tzofim, answered the needs of Tweens and teens to celebrate Purim in a way that will be inviting to American Jewish tweens and teens. Each Israel-American participant was asked to bring a Jewish American friend a special program was created with the help of the Israeli Shlichot. There were dancing, games and a...

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

IAC Eitanim Los Angeles launched its second session with a focus on Rebranding Israel. The participants had an opportunity to rebrand Israel using positive factors with the assistance of The Academic Affairs Director of the Israeli Consulate in Los Angeles, Yair Vardi. With his guidance, students used the online tool Prezi to frame Israel in a...

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

IAC NJ supported an enabled an event for Israeli educators from all over the community with Michal Daliot.

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

IAC Dor Chadash gathered with Fuel For Truth and Tazpit Press Service. The talk was facilitated by Amotz Eyal, Founder of Tazpit Press Service, providing news to 300 media outlets, and changing the way journalists from around the world report about Israel. Participants discussed how we can confront Anti-Israel Bias in the Media.

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

Approximately 80 people attended a Purim party in Carmel, Indiana, co-sponsored by the IAC and the local federation. This event was open to the whole Jewish community, organized by volunteer leaders from the Israeli-American community in Indianapolis.
 

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

As a result of IAC Engage activities in the DC area, the IAC's Business Community Network was launched this week with their inaugural event. The initiative is co-lead with a community activist and IAC DC council member. The event brought together more than 50 business men and women from all over the greater Washington area to connect and...

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

As part of our outreach to communities that don't have a local IAC office, this week we had a Purim party in Dallas TX with over 200 participants.

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

IAC Care Las Vegas together with Midbar Kodesh temple and 110 children came together to prepare Mishloach Manot in partnership with Chabbad of Southern Nevada.