Mon, Dec 3rd 2018
Speaker of the House-Elect Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) expressed the need for bipartisan support of Israel during the 2018 Israeli-American Council conference in Florida on Dec. 2. Pelosi and Schumer were part of a discussion with key IAC supporter...
Wed, Jan 23rd 2019
This year, in honor of Tu Bishvat, the Jewish New Year for Trees, the Israeli-American Council put down new roots. We came together as one large Jewish family to celebrate a first-of-its-kind National IAC Shishi Israeli Tu Bishvat. Over forty communities and campuses across the country united for...
Wed, Jan 23rd 2019
בט"ו בשבט האחרון התכנסנו כולנו, משפחת ה- IAC , לחגוג יחד בפעם הראשונה סדר ט"ו בשבט קהילתי במתכונת ארצית. ט״ו בשבט הוא חג שמסמל התחדשות והתעוררות מהקור של החורף. אמנם בחלק ממחוזותינו, עדיין שורר קור, אבל ההתחדשות שלנו כקהילה לא תלויה במזג אוויר. דווקא בשיא הקור, וכשהשמיים נראים אפורים, ההזדמנות שלנו...
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...
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...