Our Approach

Inspiring the next generation to build a strong commitment to Israel is one of the Chicago Jewish community's top priorities. Read More.

IEC Advisory Council

The Advisory Council's expertise, ideas, and input furthers the interests of our work in inspiring the next generation to build a strong commitment to Israel. Read More.

IEC Israel Educators and Professionals

IEC Educators and Professionals bring a wealth of diverse experience to IEC's initiatives and overall vision. IEC Professionals have emerged as national leaders in combating the delegitmization of Israel on campus. Read More.

Israel Interns

Working in partnership with their university's Hillel, IEC Interns are responsible for connecting their campus community with Israel. Read More

    "Every effort that is made on campus goes a long way toward winning the war of public opinion. College students are going to be leaders of tomorrow. It’s very important that they understand what’s really going on in Israel."

    — Guest Lecturer

    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.