The Israel Center of the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati and our Israeli emissaries sustain and strengthen connections between Cincinnati and Israel through Israel travel, education, and advocacy. The Israel Center's advocacy work is done in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati.

 

Celebrate 70 years of Israeli independence! Join the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati and the Mayerson JCC as we mark this momentous anniversary and look toward the future with a season-long community celebration including special events, displays, and gatherings. 

  • MAYERSON JCC JEWISH & ISRAELI FILM FESTIVAL

    Celebrate Israel at 70 with a lineup of award winning films being shown across Cincinnati throughout the month of February. This much-anticipated festival features guest speakers and the best of indie and Israeli films. More details to come!

  • ISRAEL AT 70

    Celebrate 70 years of Israeli independence! Join the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati and the Mayerson JCC as we mark this momentous anniversary and look toward the future with a season-long community celebration including special events, displays, and gatherings.

  • YOM HASHOAH COMMEMORATION

    On Sunday, April 15, 2018, join us for a moving commemoration to remember the six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and honor the survivors.

  • ISRAELITY 2017

    Examine the 70 Faces of ISRAELITY as we celebrate Israel at 70. Pieces of art, fiction, and history reveal our past, our shared culture, and our future as a people. Join us as we dive into Israel's political and social landscape and explore our personal understanding and connection to the country's myriad Isrealities.

  • YOM HAZIKARON COMMEMORATION

    Join us on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, as we remember and honor those who gave their lives in defense of the State of Israel. We will pay respects to fallen soldiers and victims of terror.

  • ISRAEL TRAVEL GRANTS

    For Cincinnati teens and young adults, a life-changing trip to Israel has never been so easy and affordable, thanks to thousands of dollars in grant money provided by The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati and personalized trip coordination by Cincy Journeys.

  • YOM HAATZMAUT CELEBRATION

    Enjoy a day of family fun for all ages on Thursday, April 19, 2018. The J’s Independence Day celebration includes delicious Israeli food, arts and crafts, games and more!

  • Honeymoon Israel

    A Jewish organization that provides trips to Israel for couples in their first 5 years of marriage, have at least one Jewish partner, and between the ages of 25 and 40.