Israel and Global

We're passionate about connecting our community to the heart of Israel and beyond

Worldwide Jewish Culture

Embark on a global journey with our Israel and Overseas initiatives!

Whether it’s fostering cultural exchanges, supporting journeys to Israel, or building bridges of understanding, our initiatives offer exciting opportunities to engage with Jewish culture around the world.

Let’s create meaningful connections that span continents!


MOMentum Yearlong Journey

This summer, an incredible group of 20 women will embark on a journey of a lifetime as part of the MOMentum Year-long Journey. This transformative experience empowers Jewish mothers to explore Israel, connect deeply with Jewish values, make a positive impact, and build strong connections. During our 9-day trip to Israel in July, we will into the rich history and beauty of the country while forming lasting bonds with each other.

Stay tuned for updates on upcoming MOMentum trips with the Macks Jewish Connection Network. Your chance to be part of this opportunity is on the horizon.

Learn About Momentum

Israel Resources

Ready to take your understanding of Israel to the next level? Dive into these resources to explore Israel’s news, arts, sports, and beyond, all while learning about the richness and diversity of this beautiful country.

Let’s have a deeper conversation. Contact Maian, our Community Shlicha from Israel (Emissary).

Email Maian

Publication Description Website
Kan English News Israel national broadcasting Corporation – English audio news reports
The Jerusalem Post Israeli news in English
Ynetnews Israeli news in English
Haaretz Israeli news in English
The Times of Israel Israeli news in English
Israel Hayom Israeli news in English
Channel 7 Israeli news in English
i24 News Israeli news in English
Stand With US nonprofit pro-Israel education and advocacy organization
iCenter nonprofit organization focusing on Israel education
The institute for experiential Jewish education
The Jewish Education Project Israel resources from The Jewish Project
Makom Israel Education resources
The Knesset Israel’s parliament website
National Library of Israel Resources about Israel and education
PJ Library PJ library Israel resources
Israel Democracy institute Information about Israel as a democracy Israel Democracy Institute – The Israel Democracy Institute (
Israel Story Podcast
The Two Nice Jewish Boys Podcast
The Times of Israel Podcast
Israel Policy Pod Podcast

Engage with the Russian-Speaking Jewish Community

We’re thrilled to be a part of the vibrant Russian and Israeli Jewish community in Baltimore, offering an array of cultural, educational, and social activities.

Meet our Israeli and Russian Connectors


Irine Loybman

Russian Speaking Connector

Email Irene


Marina Vurgaftman

Russian Speaking Connector

Email Marina


Connector for Israelis

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