Sun, Feb 25th 2018
Dear IAC Family, Today we come together to celebrate Purim and recount the story of Esther—a remarkable Jewish leader who drew on a deep well of strength, courage, and vision to save the Jewish people. Esther’s story reminds us about the importance of building leadership in our community today. I...
Wed, Feb 21st 2018
Program and Education Director: Provide leadership in all matters relating to education and educational programming for non-profit. Create, develop and manage innovative educational content. Control/oversee budget and grant regulation compliance with state/federal regulations. Develop community...
Thu, Feb 15th 2018
THE IAC NATIONAL CONFERENCE: NOVEMBER 29-DECEMBER 2, 2018 For the first time, we are taking our signature annual event to South Florida, the heart of one of the most dynamic Israeli & Jewish American communities in the country! Come together with thousands of thought leaders, community members...
Fri, Oct 27th 2017
When the Israeli Leadership Council was founded in 2007, we focused on engaging mostly Israelis residing in the US. Our activity was conducted primarily in Hebrew. We developed programs to bring our community together, mainly around our shared culture, heritage, language and love for Israel. Our...
Mon, Dec 11th 2017
In the coming days, we will gather with family and friends to celebrate the miracle of Hanukkah and recommit ourselves to its message of faith, courage, and the importance of community. It is also a time to reflect on the miracles we witness every day. As we light our Hanukkiahs, eat latkes, and...
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...
Tue, Nov 22nd 2016
IAC to open its 11th regional office nationwide, working with the Federation to engage and integrate Israeli-Americans and the Jewish community in Phoenix Phoenix, AZ – Today, the Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix and the Israeli-American Council (IAC) announced a major joint venture agreement...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
100 Israeli-American and Jewish children attended Chalutzim graduation at the IAC center. Over the course year, the children learned how to speak, read, and write in Hebrew as well as learn about Jewish traditions and Israeli culture. This is the second year the IAC has sponsored this program along...