Wed, Sep 13th 2017
Written by Shoham Nicolet, IAC Co-Founder and CEO Nir Caspi is a successful entrepreneur and co-founder of Café Landwer , with over 70 branches in Israel and North America. He has spoken about his success in business and how his ‘Israeliness’ is an asset to middle school and high school students in...
Tue, Aug 22nd 2017
Born and raised in Jerusalem, Kobi Cohen served in combat in the Israeli Army before studying at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and then working on several Israeli political campaigns. Today, Kobi lives with his wife, Michal, and their two sons in Manhattan, and serves as the Northeast IAC...
Tue, Aug 22nd 2017
Raised in Ness Ziona, Israel, Noya Dolev and her family moved to Washington when she was 12. Today, Noya studies Industrial Design at the University of Washington, where she is also an IAC Mishelanu Fellow. Noya shared what she loves most about being Israeli American and her favorite Israeli food...
Mon, Aug 28th 2017
While the people of Southern Texas embark on the long process of recovering and rebuilding after Hurricane Harvey, our community members in Houston need our support now more than ever. To meet this need, the Israeli-American Council has created a Harvey Relief Fund, and we are asking for your...
Fri, Aug 18th 2017
Last weekend’s events in Charlottesville have appalled the Israeli-American community. We join our fellow Jews, Israelis, and Americans in forcefully condemning the hatred, bigotry, and violence that took place. In a decent society, there is simply no place for racism, neo-Nazism, and anti-Semitism...
Wed, Mar 8th 2017
The Israeli American Council’s Mishelanu program (IAC Mishelanu) provides a unique venue for Israeli-American students to explore their distinct identity and build community among others with the same background. The program recently convened for its third annual conference, which drew nearly 400...
Tue, Feb 28th 2017
In recent weeks, many members of the Israeli-American community and the Jewish Community have been affected by a wave of anti-Semitic attacks on Jewish institutions across the United States. Toddlers attending pre-school at Jewish Community Centers have been shuffled in and out of their classrooms...
Sat, Feb 25th 2017
Dear IAC Family, This past weekend, 400 Israeli-American and Jewish American students and campus advocates made history by gathering to learn, engage, and teach at the 3rd IAC Mishelanu National Conference; making it the largest Jewish-American student conference. The conference, growing more than...
Sun, Dec 25th 2016
Dear IAC Family, As the holiday season begins, the year 2017 brings some new challenges to our community and even more exciting opportunities. Now, more than ever, we must unite in support of Israel, while continuing our work within the Jewish American community to fortify our children’s connection...
Fri, Dec 23rd 2016
The Israeli-American Council is troubled and deeply disappointed by the U.S. President's decision to abstain from voting on an anti-Israel resolution in the UN Security Council today For many years, America has stood shoulder-to-shoulder with Israel as it has faced shameful discrimination and bias...