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Upcoming Events


April 17 – 25, 2018
REGISTRATION CLOSED – AFSI Chizuk Mission: Yom Ha’Atzmaut 70th Anniversary Celebration of Israel’s Independence

Saturday, April 21 – 9:00 AM Shabbat services with special guest former New York Congressman the Honorable Steve Israel on “Inspiring New Members of Congress to Champion the US-Israel Relationship.”
Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun @ 125 East 85th Street, NYC

Sunday – April 22, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
See the critically acclaimed film Ben Gurion, Epilogue and hear its improbable backstory. Sponsored by the KJ Men’s Club. Admission Free.
Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun (KJ) 125 East 85th Street, NYC

Tuesday – April 24, 2018 @ 6:00 PM
1859 Speaker Series: A Mound Over Hell
Gary Morgenstein’s fifth novel is a powerful and explosive story about a nightmare – what is America and the West loses World War Three to Islam? Beer and wine reception 6:00 pm followed by talk at 7:00 pm. Cost is $26.13 per person (inclusive of tax and surcharge). RSVP HERE or call 212-422-1982
Down Town Association | 60 Pine Street, NYC

Tuesday – April 24, 2018 @ 7:15 PM
“Watching the Moon at Night” film screening discusses contemporary terrorism and anti-semitism. Q&A follows with film maker Bo Persson. Limited number of tickets available. $18 in advance or $25 at the door. VIP ticket $50. Complimentary for Algemeiner members. Register HERE. For more info Info call 212-376-4988.
JCC Manhattan 334 Amsterdam Avenue, NYC

Tuesday – May 1, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
“The Fight of Our Lives: Defeating the Ideological War Against the West”
This film screening and New York Premiere examines the internal and external threats facing the West. The cast of distinguished scholars and experts trace the emergence of anti-Western ideas and movements, and their subsequent penetration into Western academia, politics, and society. Purchase tickets online or at the box office 212-864-5400. Questions: info@docemetproductions.com or call 617-694-4257. Sponsored by Doc Emet Productions and the Algemeiner in association with Americans For a Safe Israel, JCC Watch, Zionist Organization of America, The Lawfare Project, The Community Security Service Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy. Tickets go on sale March 26. Doors open at 7:00 PM. All seats are reserved. Patron $100 | Sponsor $50 | Guardian $25 | Students (with student ID): $15
Peter Norton Symphony Space | 2537 Broadway @ 95th Street, NYC
For other dates and locations in the US and Israel click HERE

Thursday – May 3, 2018 @ 7 PM
Honoring the 70th Anniversary of the State of Israel:   A Musical Celebration
Featuring Chief Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot, Chief Cantor of the Israel Defense Forces, Shai Abramson, Maestro Russell Ger, Park East Choir, and the children of the Rabbi Arthur Schneier Park East Day School. Prices $50 concert ticket; $75 VIP Seat. Click HERE to reserve your seat
Park East Synagogue – 163 East 67th Street, NYC

Sunday – June 3, 2018 from 11 AM to 4 PM
Celebrate Israel Parade – This Year’s Theme: 70 and Sababa (70 & Awesome)
The Parade route runs up Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue from 57th to 74th Streets –
RAIN OR SHINE. Info on the Israel Day Concert in Central Park (not affiliated with the Parade) can be found HERE. Please note the Concert site may not yet have updated information for 2018.

 

Previous Events


March 13, 2018

AFSI Philadelphia is proud to sponsor Marc Prowisor “Beyond the Headlines…Behind the Scenes: An Insider View on the Security Situation on the Ground in Israel.” Mark is a security expert from Israel’s Shilo Region who speaks throughout the US. His primary focus is on the strategic and biblicaly significant Judea and Samaria regions that have been a hotbed of terrorist acts of violence against Jews.

February 19, 2018
AFSI protest demonstration against Mahmoud Abbas’ presence in the US, in NY, and his February 20 address to the UN Security Council.

February 14, 2018
AFSI’s Israel at 70 Lecture Series proudly sponsored Aharon Pulver, Executive Director of the Israel Independence Fund who spoke on “Thinking Out of the Box on Israel.” Followed by discussion of the burgeoning wine vineyards in Judea and Samaria and a tasting of wine samples

January 17, 2018
AFSI is a Proud Sponsor of Sovereignty Conference- RIBONUT
The Pub, Gula, Petach Tikvah, Israel
Helen Freedman, AFSI’s Co-Executive Director, in attendance. Lectures  in Hebrew with simultaneous translation in English.

January 3, 2018
AFSI sponsored a guided tour with Sami Steigmann, Holocaust survivor and noted speaker, of “Operation Finale-The Capture and Trial of Adolf Eichmann” at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, NYC. Light refreshments followed the tour and shmoozing with Sami to gain additional insight into the exhibit from his experiences as a survivor.

November 28, 2017
Protest demonstration at The New School for Social Research.   Protest of the lecture on “Anti-Semitism and the Struggle for Justice,” which featured a panel of those who are not friends of Israel, Linda Sarsour, Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) and Jews for Racial & Economic Justice (JFREJ).

November 10, 2017
In Israel – AFSI’s Co-Executive Directors Helen Freedman and Judy Freedman Kadish, Ken Abramowitz and a host of other presenters at the Oz veGaon preserve in Gush Etzion.  Conference on “Sovereignty: It is Possible – It is Vital”

November 7-14, 2017
AFSI Chizuk Mission: Chaye Sarah in Hebron

November 3-4, 2017
AFSI’s Research Analyst Jonathan Grauman guest speaker during Shabbat at Congregation Beth Shalom in Redbank, NJ. “AFSI: Supporting Israel at Home and Abroad”

November 1, 2017
Join Americans for a Safe Israel to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of he Balfour Declaration and its role in Zionism- by speaker David Isaac. Original video presentation shown.

October 18, 2017
Protest demonstration at the Center for Jewish History calling for the firing of CEO David Myers – a FOE of Israel and Jewish history.

October 19, 2017
AFSI hosted a parlor meeting with members of Im Tirtzu. Meet and greet Matan Peleg and Doug Altabef.

September 27, 2017
Protest demonstration at the Center for Jewish History calling for the firing of CEO David Myers – a FOE of Israel and Jewish history.

September 19, 2017
New York welcomed PM Netanyahu & President Trump to the UN

September 11 & 12, 2017
Say NO to Roger Waters! Protest Roger Waters’ presence at the Barclays Center-Brooklyn, NY

September 11, 2017
Robert & Debbie Weiss hosted Davidi Ben Zion, Deputy Director of the Shomron Regional Council.

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