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07/05/2017

Meet Alex: Onward Participant Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Alex: Onward Participant Spotlight

Alex Gordon shares his experience so far as an Onward Israel participant.

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07/05/2017

Meet Mike: Internship Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Mike: Internship Spotlight

My name is Mike Posta and I am doing my internship this summer at the MemTech.

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07/03/2017

icnext Visits Havat Hashomer

Tags: Federation, Blog, Overseas, Israel, Teens

icnext Visits Havat Hashomer

Imagine, a woman in her 20s responsible for delinquent male soldiers. These soldiers grew up with no support system, a criminal background or lived in a foster home. The female commanders at Havat HaShomer are in charge of shaping these young delinquents into the best soldier they can be - to get them up to an acceptable level for entry to the army.

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06/29/2017

A Reporter's Birthright Blog

Tags: Birthright, Young Adults, I-connect, Teens, Israel, Federation

A Reporter's Birthright Blog

Hi everyone! You probably know my name from writing for the Cleveland Jewish News as a Staff Reporter. What I’m working on now is a little different, because I’m about to go on a Birthright Israel trip.

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06/26/2017

Benefits of Cross-cultural Exchanges

Tags: Young Adults, Israel, Overseas PR

Benefits of Cross-cultural Exchanges

It’s exciting to make a new professional connection. I’m always intrigued when I receive a LinkedIn notification from a new person who wants to connect with me. Do we work in a similar field, have related interests, or live in the same city? But what can be even more interesting is making a new connection with someone from a different country. The exchange of ideas can be invaluable.

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06/26/2017

Meet Hannah: Internship Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Hannah: Internship Spotlight

My name is Hannah Frayman and I'm interning with the Daniel Centers!

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06/26/2017

Meet Sam: Onward Participant Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Sam: Onward Participant Spotlight

Onward Israel Cleveland participant Sam Feuer shares her experience as an intern at Film Platform!

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06/23/2017

Shalom from Israel!

Tags: Birthright, Young Adults, I-connect, Teens, Israel, Federation

Shalom from Israel!

Birthright is a free 10-day trip for Jewish Clevelanders ages 22-26 to explore Israel’s most remarkable tourist destinations. Check out a few trip highlights below.

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06/14/2017

The Internship of a Lifetime

Tags: Onward, Federation, Blog, Young Adult, Israel, Overseas

 The Internship of a Lifetime

For the next eight weeks, 43 Jewish Cleveland college students and recent grads will have the experience of a lifetime! That’s because they’re spending the summer interning in Tel Aviv as part of Onward Israel, a program funded through I-Connect, an initiative of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland.

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06/05/2017

Horovitz to Perform in Cleveland

Tags: Federation, PR, Israel, Overseas, Arts

Horovitz to Perform in Cleveland

One of Israel’s foremost actors comes to Cleveland for the local premiere of two one-act plays that tenderly and sometimes humorously examine heartbreaking aspects of the Jewish experience.

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