Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Merkaz IAC hosted our annual Tikun Leil Shavuot event. Israeli-Americans and Jewish-Americans gathered for a night of study. The main speakers were three rabbis that are affiliated with different synagogues and Jewish organizations in our community (Chabad, Orthodox & Reform). After the...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
300 Jewish kids from 4 Day Schools in LV come together for the 1st Annual Event celebrating Lag B'omer. This community initiative is called ONE COMM-UNITY and its purpose is to bring together Jewish children from orthodox background to Jewish secular background and discover that they have more in...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Over 100 participant, more than 15% American, Joined together for a dual language Tikun Leil Shavuot. The initiative, led by over 20 lay leaders, most of them IAC Gvanim graduates, took place at the Kaplen JCC in Tenafly. For over 5 hours the participants heard Rabbi Danni Segal, participated in...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Over 320 people attend the BBQ and bonfire, which included fun for both adults and kids.
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Together with the Jewish Federation and JCRC, the IAC mobilized the community to participate in a solidarity gathering at Max Brenner in Maryland following the terrorist attack in Tel Aviv this week. A member of the community, Dikla Hazony, shared the story of her beloved cousin, Ido Ben Ari Z”L,...
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...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
750 of Israeli-Americans and Jewish-Americans in Boston celebrated Shavuot together. Our theme was ‘Shavuot at the Moshav’ with the Israeli Caravan of the Tzofim as the main performance. The celebration was organized by IAC Boston, Tzofim and JCC Newton, who were the hosts. The event was prepared...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Our partner organization, Israeli American Nexus, organized coalition to visit Senator Herzberg's office with Israeli Americans, Jewish American, Persian Jews and Mishelanu students from CSUN and UCLA.
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
A group of dedicated mothers from Queens organized a tween gathering with the support of the IAC Keshet team to introduce to the families IAC Eitanim program and to engage them for next year program. The mothers that met through our meetchabrim gathering few months ago put together a cooking class...
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...