AIFL Delegation to Israel for African American Leaders – December 11 – 18, 2016
Their experience began with the personal story of sacrifice and triumph from Tel Aviv’s Deputy Mayor Mehereta Baruch-Ron, an Ethiopian born Jew who escaped persecution by migrating to Israel with her family and visited with students at the Bialik Rogozin School which has children from over 40 countries.
National Conference of State Legislatures Delegation – 12/28/16 – 1/02/17
The 2016 – 2017 delegation of Assembly Speakers and State Legislators not only culminated another successful year of programming for the AIFL but they welcomed the new year in Holy Land. This year’s delegation was a collaborative effort between the America-Israel Friendship, the National Conference of State Legislatures and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel.