In Israel and all over the world, wherever Jews live, Federation and our partners are actively helping to make the world a better place.
Israel Action Network
IAN provides many local activities and resources in support of Israel and against delegitimzation. There is a speakers bureau, ongoing "BUY" cott of Israeli goods, letter-writing suggestions, websites about Israel and much more. http://israelactionnetwork.org
A Federation-partnership program which offers a free, 10-day educational trip to Israel for Jewish adults between the ages of 18 to 26. Since its inception in 2000, Taglit-Birthright Israel has sent nearly 300,000 Jewish young adults to Israel. http://www.birthrightisrael.com/site/PageServer
Beginning in 1993, the Greater New Haven Jewish community has had a sister-city relationship with the Israeli city Afula and the surrounding region of the Gilboa through the UJA Partnership 2000 program. Partnership 2000 seeks to promote relationships between partnered communities by working together on economic, social, educational and cultural projects.
Local families provide room and board for our emissaries and make them feel at home by making them a part of their families. More info: Amalya Brownstein at 203-387-2424 x385 or firstname.lastname@example.org