Engage.

We engage the next generation to develop a relationship with Israel.

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Educate.

We educate the next generation and inspire further Israel learning with seasoned experts and world class scholars.

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Convene.

We convene diverse groups of students, faculty and other pro-Israel organizations.

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Lead.

 
 

THE NEXT GENERATION

Empowering Our Youth…

Inspiring the next generation to build a strong commitment to Israel is one of the Chicago Jewish community's highest priorities. The Israel Education Center (IEC) engages students and empowers them to tell Israel's story effectively by providing resources and skill-building educational opportunities. Read More.

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OUR STORY

Creating Opportunity…

Watch how we engage, educate, convene and lead by creating opportunity for the next generation to develop a relationship with Israel.

Tackling Delegitimization

On the Ground…

  • The IEC actively combats anti-Israel agendas that seek to delegitimize Israel's right to exist
  • We work alongside students, faculty, administrators and national partners in the struggle for a fair and balanced conversation
 
 

Real Stories. Changed Lives.

Highlights of personal stories and lives impacted by the opportunities offered through JUF's Israel Education Center. Read the Blog.

Ask an Israel Educator.

Got questions? Get answers here. Find out more about the IEC and ways to connect with Israel. Email IEC.

Funding Request Form

If you would like to initiate a campus program about Israel, apply for funding here.