Fri, Oct 28th 2016
Dear Friends, The IAC Family is excited to share this report on the IAC’s growing impact across the nation with our community. To Download the full report please click here . We have come a long way since our formation in 2007. Now active in more than 27 states, we are the fastest-growing Jewish...
Tue, Sep 27th 2016
A giant of our time, Israeli leader Shimon Peres (z”l) passed away at the age of 93. Israeli-Americans join millions around the world in mourning and saluting one of the most beloved, visionary, and respected Israeli leaders in history. Peres devoted his life to the people of Israel and realizing...
Thu, Sep 1st 2016
Written by Shoham Nicolet, IAC Co-Founder and CEO If you look hard enough at a challenge, you can often find an opportunity. This was the task facing the founders of the Israeli-American Council almost ten years ago, when we set about organizing Israeli-Americans into one cohesive community for the...
Sat, Aug 13th 2016
We are excited to announce that our board has approved changing the name of our partner organization from the Israeli-American Nexus, to the Israeli-American Coalition for Action (IAC for Action). This new name reflects our goals, our vision, and is a clear connection to our Israeli-American...
Sat, Jul 16th 2016
We are saddened and shocked by the news of yet another terrorist attack in France. Today, July 14th, at least 73 people were killed and more than 100 injured when terrorists drove a motor vehicle into a crowd in Nice, France, that was celebrating Bastille Day. We condemn this act of terrorism in...
Thu, Jun 30th 2016
Today was a very important day in the development of our company. We finally got to pitch our ideas to someone with experience and get feedback about our company. The pitch went well and was overall pretty successful. We got to meet some of the investors that will review our company tomorrow...
Wed, Jun 29th 2016
Today was a really fun and successful day! My team worked hard on building our presentation and pitching it to many different mentors and counselors. We got some great advice and feedback and we are feeling nervous but more prepared for the demo day tomorrow!
Tue, Jun 28th 2016
Today we finished our research and are successfully making a prototype. All our fields are doing major work and accomplishing our goals. Marketing is doing well in making advertisements and product development is almost finished with the product. Our logo has been figured out and the website logic...
Sat, Jul 2nd 2016
Today our community received the tragic news of the passing of the legendary Jewish leader and hero Elie Wiesel. Holocaust survivor, author, Nobel Peach Prize winner, and outspoken activist, Wiesel died at the age of 87. His passing is an enormous loss to the Jewish people and for our world. He was...
Fri, Jul 1st 2016
Trends outlined in reports like the Pew Center study, “A Portrait of Jewish Americans,” have raised a series of urgent questions for the world of Jewish philanthropy. At alarming rates, young people are disconnected from their Jewishness and especially from the Jewish State. We thought that Jewish...