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...
150 parents and young children gathered to see a show "Kef Be'Israel' virtually touring the beautiful cities and kibbutz in Israel.
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.
Students from Bergen Collage in NJ met at the building of the Jewish federation and discussed thinking out of the box to implement creative ideas of involvement in the community.
170 community members had gathered together for a meaningful shabbat experience with a taste of Purim. IAC had invited 20 holocaust survivors to join this special evening and they had fun showing up with costumes.
IAC Meetchabrim expands to Sharon MA. After attending the IAC ENGAGE seminar in January, an IAC Boston volunteer organized a gathering and discussion with 30 community members of Sharon MA, a suburb of Boston. Participants discussed needs and visions within their community. We look forward to supporting the new initiatives of these community...
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.
IAC Boston Gvanim participants met with Gidi Grinstein, author of Flexigidity, for an inspiring discussion about the the leadership role we have in the Jewish world.
IAC Eitanim Silicon Valley had their first meeting this week in Palo Alto JCC, facilitating a landmark partnership between the IAC and the [email protected]. 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...
IAC Keshet students worked hard to prepare משלוחי מנות and to deliver to children with cancer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Watch this great video of IAC Eitanim Seattle meeting at Google offices
280 people joined the Purim party hosted by IAC Angeles, Mati and Ami School
More than 100 children and parents celebrated Purim at the JCC with a performance in Hebrew and arts and crafts stations.
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...
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...
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.
IAC NJ supported an enabled an event for Israeli educators from all over the community with Michal Daliot.
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.
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...
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.
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.
The IAC was one of the sponsors of a Purim Party in Seattle with about 375 participants of all ages. The party was at the Jewish Day School, and included a costume contest, a short play, face painting, and plenty of other fun stations.
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...
IDF Veterans panel in dedication of Israel’s Memorial Day. Forty Mishelanu and Hillel students from UNLV met with Las Vegas Israeli-Americans veterans who had served in the IDF. In this special meeting, students had the opportunity to hear about the panel's experience during their IDF service and ask questions.
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.
The 2nd annual Purim party for adults was a sold out event and a collaboration between the IAC, the JCC in Tenafly and the Israeli house in Fair Lawn. 460 people attended the event.
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...
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...
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.
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.