The first annual ImpactAliyah winter fellowship in January 2008 was a unique opportunity for the 20 student participants. Lucky for you, we brought a video camera with us and recorded some of the best sessions and programs we did. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the show!
Rabbi Carmi Wisemon on Environmentalism and Activism in Israel
ImpactAliyah presents Rabbi Carmi Wisemon, founder & director of Sviva Israel (www.svivaisrael.org), an Israeli environmentalist organizatio...all » ImpactAliyah met with Rabbi Carmi Wisemon, founder & director of Sviva Israel, an Israeli environmentalist organization. Watch Rabbi Wisemon discuss issues of environmental activism in Israel, how to make a difference and aliyah with the ImpactAliyah fellows.
ImpactAliyah meets with Israeli Activists
ImpactAliyah met with a group of activists who made Aliyah to Israel in the 1970s and have really made a difference during their life here, including Charley Levine (CEO of Lonestar Communications), his wife Shelley Levine (a real estate developer), Jon Medved (a venture capitalist), Steve Leibowitz (founder of the American football league in Israel), and Bobby and Linda Brown who have each made contributions to their fields.
Inbal Freund and Nir Kouris on Israeli Activism
ImpactAliyah met with Inbal Freund, director of Mavoi Satum (an organization that aids women who are denied a Jewish divorce), and Nir Kouri...all » ImpactAliyah met with Inbal Freund, director of Mavoi Satum (an organization that aids women who are denied a Jewish divorce), and Nir Kouris, a hi-tech entrepreneur who founded eCamp Israel, a technology summer camp in Israel.
Daniel Gordis on his Aliyah Experiences
ImpactAliyah spoke with Daniel Gordis, senior vice president of the Shalem Center, about aliyah and life in Israel.