Israel and overseas … two words hard-wired into every Jew’s heart and mind.
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nSocial workers from New Haven participated in a one week exchange with our Partnership 2gether community of Afula/Gilboa.
nWe provided support for thousands of Jewish children and teens from the Former Soviet Union and Central and Eastern European countries to attend Jewish camps.
nOur JCRC hosted a statewide training to launch the Israel Action Network in Connecticut to oppose delegitimization of Israel through effective messaging to interfaith partners.
nMembers of our Federation’s Women’s Philanthropy division joined with others from around the U.S. on a Heart-to-Heart Mission focused on seeing Israel and Israeli society through a women’s perspective.
nOur 2013-14 Israeli Young Emissaries Amit Amar and Nir Lustig visit local synagogue
religious schools and day schools, and are actively involved in projects at the JCC and its pre-school, Tower One/Tower East, and public schools and universities.