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...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Over 25 Israeli American families, many of Israelis that married Americans, at the Greater Metrowest area in New Jersey, gathered at temple B'nai Or in Morristown to welcome Shabbat as a community. We lit candles and blessed over the wine and Challa led by the Israeli Chazanit of the temple. This...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Merkaz IAC hosted a Vintage Style Party organized by volunteers from the community. Over a hundred women from the entire community donated their clothes to be sold at the party. All the revenue went directly to an IAC Boston volunteer program called ‘Noar Israeli’, which is run by two of our Gvanim...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
IAC Beyachad had a great Shavuot event with 35 kids and just over 60 participants in total. The kids had a great time baking and doing arts and crafts.
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Last week we celebrated Unity Day in Boston. The event began with a short clip showing Israeli-American and Jewish-American children from Boston sharing their connections to Israel. The clip was filmed and edited by local volunteers - watch the clip . The main speaker was Dr. Yarden Fanta who was...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
IAC Boston & IAC Las Vegas were honored to co-sponsor the 1st Annual International Catchball Tournament that took place in Las Vegas, with teams from Calgary-Canada, Boston and Las Vegas. IAC’s network has no borders and the teams are looking forward to include more IAC communities around the...