Thu, Jul 12th 2018
“Bridging the Divide” is an ongoing series featuring voices from Israeli-American college students around the country, who are active in the Israeli-American Council (IAC)‘s Mishelanu Program. IAC Mishelanu cultivates pro-Israel leadership on campus and provides a home for Israeli-American students...
Tue, Jul 3rd 2018
200 teenagers and mentors from Israel and across the US came together for 5 days to reinvent the inflight experience to Israel! During the intensive week-long Hackathon the teens worked in teams to develop an innovative, educational and original solution that introduces Israel and its culture to...
Wed, May 9th 2018
Celebrate Israel, a national network of festivals bringing together our coast-to-coast community in celebration of the Jewish state, had the largest-ever Celebrate Israel festival this past weekend in Los Angeles. We are grateful to our partner organizations across the country, whose generous...
Wed, Oct 25th 2017
by Shahni Ben-Haim, San Francisco State University As an Israeli-American who has identified more with my American side, I always had trouble finding an outlet that accepted me and incorporated Israeli culture. While I was drenched in Israeli culture at home thanks to Ema and Aba, I experienced a...
Mon, Oct 2nd 2017
With the new year in full swing, we’re looking forward and super excited for our upcoming conference. Why? Well, for starters, there will be thousands of Israeli-Americans there — people who share our identity and understand who we are and where we come from. We’ll get to celebrate Israel for four...
Wed, Sep 27th 2017
Raised in Kibbutz Gesher Haziv in northern Israel, Meital Machulsky and her family moved to California three years ago. Today, Meital studies economics and international relations at UC Davis, and is also an IAC Mishelanu Fellow. Meital shared with us her favorite beach in Israel, what she says...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Last week we held three follow-up sessions of Meetchabrim ‘Bridging Forum’ which consisted of leaders from the Israeli-American and the Jewish-American communities. Each session focused on a different pillar of the IAC mission and voted on an initiative that will create bridges between the two...
Fri, Mar 4th 2016
IAC Nadlanist program conducted its first event of the year based on the TV series Shark Tank, in which selected contestants presented their real estate, home improvement and development ideas to a panel of investors including. The event was hosted at the new IAC Shepher Community center with over...
Fri, Mar 4th 2016
130 community members gathered together for Kabbalat Shabbat and dinner enjoying singing and dancing with an Israeli Berklee local student band. Teens entertained the kids with Israeli games. ( video attached )