Calendar of Events

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Monday, June 26, 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Resolving the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Security Challenges & Solutions, with Carmi Gillon

Carmi Gillon headed the Shin Bet (Israeli Security Service) during the heart of the disaster known as the Oslo peace process.

At Congregation Ansche Chesed 251 W 100 St. NYC

Info & registration, click HERE.


Tuesday, June 27, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Meet Israel's One-Armed Warrior, Izzy Isagui

Izzy Ezagui was born and raised in the United States and enlisted in the IDF as an infantry soldier soon after making aliyah to Israel. In January 2008, Izzy was injured by a mortar shell on the Gaza border and later became the first and only soldier to have lost an arm in battle and return to active combat. Izzy will share his experiences in the IDF and his incredible journey of defying the odds.

Co-sponsored by: American Jewish Committee, The Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, Hillel International, The Hillel Society of Lehigh University

$18; at American Jewish Committee 165 East 56th St. NYC

Info & registration, click HERE


Tuesday/Wednesday, July 17-18

Christians United For Israel (CUFI) annual conference in Washington, DC

Info & registration, click HERE.


Tuesday, August 1

Tisha B'Av at the Isaiah Wall, across from the UN, 1st Ave. & 43 St., NYC

Join AFSI and others for our annual outdoor Tisha B'Av afternoon Mincha service, across from the United Nations.

Speakers to be announced. For more information, please leave a message at (212) 663-5784.


Thursday, August 3, 7:30 PM

Join AFSI for our annual Ze'ev Jabotinsky Memorial Event.
Featured Speaker: Israeli Consul General in New York, Dani Dayan

Guest Speaker: David Hatuel, from the Gush Katif communities

Greetings from AFSI Chairman, Mark Langfan

At Park East Synagogue 164 E. 68 St. NYC

For more events, please see the list at the left column of this page.