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...
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Efrat Leket Was a lecture that combined tips, personal experience and story of a mom that been through the straggle between doing the best for your kids and taking care of yourself as well. She showed us examples of how to build your child self-esteem and taught the kids to be independents.
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
Last week we had our monthly screening of our “Movie Club” for Israeli-American and Jewish-American families with young children who watched the movie “The Ugly Duckling” (הברווזון המכוער) in Hebrew, followed by an art-project activity for Shavuot.
Wed, Jun 22nd 2016
IAC Boston’s tweens program, Noar Israeli, concluded a year of activities with a pool party! More than 50 tweens celebrated together the end of the year, and enjoyed educational activities in Hebrew. Noar Israeli is a program that was initiated, designed and run by two of our ‘Gvanim’ alumni with...
Sun, Jun 12th 2016
Today we are shocked, saddened, and horrified to learn of the worst mass shooting in American history, with 50 people brutally murdered and 53 injured after a terrorist opened fire at the crowded Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida. On behalf of the Israeli-American community, we condemn this act...
Thu, Jun 9th 2016
On June 8th, four Israeli civilians were killed and six were wounded when two Palestinian terrorists disguised as Orthodox Jews opened fire on a crowd in a horrific attack at Tel Aviv's Sarona Market. It is the latest act in a wave of terrorism directed at Israeli civilians. Since September 2015,...