Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

This week IAC Florida hosted an event for middle aged single Israelis. Over 50 people attended to mix and mingle as well as hear a lecture about relationships.  This event was an idea brought to the IAC by members of the community with the desire to build a group for this demographic.

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

20 high school students from different schools in town met for the second session focusing on Branding Israel and learning ways to communicate and engage target audience. Matt Boland - Director of Marketing and Communication of the Adelson Educational Campus shared his experience in HBO and how marketing skills had helped transform how people...

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

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.

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

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

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 Mishelanu Student leader, Tema Silinsky , who has transformed her one-time student volunteer event into a series of community driven activities helping those in need. Tema developed, organized and recruited IAC Mishelanu students who bonded over the spirit of giving, while cooking and serving food at a local homeless shelter. The event was...

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

100 parents gathered at Merkaz IAC to hear Michal Daliot's advice on building stronger relationship with their teenagers while living away from extended family.

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

IAC Eitanim Silicon Valley had their first meeting this week in Palo Alto JCC, facilitating a landmark partnership between the IAC and the ICC@JCC. The group of 28 students were inspired by a talk from Tzachi Benayoun , former Director of Products at Google Collaboration and currently the Co-Founder CEO at Bud...

Sat, Apr 2nd 2016

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

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

More than 1,200 Los Angeles community members (!!), including a wide range of elected officials, major civic figures, and community leaders, gathered to celebrate the IAC’s 8th Annual Los Angeles Gala. Hosted by comedian and television star Howie Mandel, the event featured video greetings from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Los Angeles...

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

Over 180 people joined us this week to see and to hear from the Israeli ‘ "Supernanny" Michal Daliot. Her lecture, "I've Told You A Thousand Times”, helps us to understand why children provoke us, even if they know they will be punished.

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC Eitanim launched this week in New Jersey. Next generation leaders of our community dealing with day to day questions through technological and entrepreneurship concept.

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC Boston and Hadassah held a film screening and discussion on Anti-Israel and Anti-Jewish Bias in public schools and how propaganda is promoted in American classrooms under the banner of teaching "dialogue for peace" or "conflict resolution skills."

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

The IAC hosted 4 major events at the AIPAC Policy Conference, joining over 18,000 Israel supporters. IAC events included a sold out session highlighting how the IAC’s state government strategic partnership work brings Israeli solutions to American challenges, a reception for over 250 Israeli-Americans at AIPAC, and two student receptions with...

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC Dor Chadash had a midweek gathering with an interactive talk by an Israeli fashion blogger Liraz Cohen, an Israeli American living in New York, and active member of Dor Chadash. She told  the story of Israeli fashion from the...

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

300 Israeli American and Jewish American community members celebrated Purim Vegas style! The Brooklyn Bowel in Las Vegas filled with Superheroes and Princesses who came to celebrate Purim with Moshe Ben Ari Live on stage and Israeli DJ who Rocked the Floor Dance with songs we all love!

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC Meetchabrim (Engage) Maryland met for an initiatives launch with 18 community activists that chose 4 community-led initiatives to focus on – (1) building a Hebrew library, (2) creating an information platform for the community, (3) an ‘Empty Nesters’ club (4) Cultural events club. All of the initiatives chose a team leader who will work...

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

Take a look at the video of EItanim’s first session in Boston. Created by a senior high schooler from the community. Filmed with go-pro cameras. 

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC Boston's volunteer run Torah B'Yachad weekly study group brought 30 participants for a Purim celebration and special talk from Prof. Shay Cohen at Harvard University for a talk about Megilat Ester.

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

This week we had the honor of hosting Shay Artzi, Chief Technology Officer at Zappix, that talked to us about app development and gamification. The task was to gamify a tool that will help high-schoolers with their college search and application process. Alon, the Mishelanu intern gave feedback on their projects results.

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

78 Israeli-American, Jewish American and Persian American mothers attended a Paint Night at The Grove in Los Angeles. Professional instructors led the group in painting a HAMSA as they drank cocktails, had dinner, and mingled. Lashon Academy, a Hebrew public charter school and Kadima Day school were cosponsors of the event.

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC DC celebrated Purim with a community party for children and families in Maryland with about 350 participants. The families enjoyed Purim activities – such as making Oznei Haman, reading stories in Hebrew, decorating costumes, and a theater show both in Hebrew and English.

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC TWEENS Purim party - 75 Israeli and American Jewish middle schoolers came together this week to celebrate Purim. The party was led by three Gvanim alumni volunteers that engaged 10 additional volunteers from the community to help out and chaperone. The party was held at a local Jewish Day school that donated the space.

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

IAC Dor Chadash held a special SHISHI ISRAELI for nearly 100 young professionals. With sprawling views of the city skyline and East River, guests brought in Shabbat with an energetic hour of open bar hosted by the IAC Dor Chadash steering committee, and discussed ways they can get involved in the community. The event was sponsored by Jewish...

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

The 2nd Gvanim cohort of IAC Boston held its final session about the American Jewish community. Participants learned from many local leaders, including Barry Shrage, President of CJP, Rabbi Art Green, Dean of the Rabbinical School at Hebrew College, Rabbi Mark Baker – Director of Gann Academy Jewish High School, Arene Braverman, Director of...

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

A week of celebrations was taking place in New York with Keshet kids and families in our 3 locations. Purim parties, plays, conversations and meetings took place. Our Keshet committee met in the upper west to discuss ways parents can give and support the IAC and in Brooklyn parents organized dinner to all families and a huge celebration with...

Sat, Mar 26th 2016

With Purim around the corner a supernatural show was just in perfect timing. 160 people, 40% Americans and 60% Israeli American, attended our IAC Beyachad event. The host opened the evening talking about the IAC and its tremendous impact on Israeli-Americans, and screened the IAC video.

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