Wonder Women of Israel

Date: Sunday, April 25, 2021
Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Wonder Women of Israel – Speaker Series (March-June)

Join Talia Garber, CBT Shlicha, Naama Kadosh, Bender JCC Shlicha & Shy Ashkenazi, Pozez JCC Shaliach, for a special speaker series, kicking off in march in honor of International Women’s Month and continuing once a month, through June. Each month, Israeli women from different fields will share their inspiring stories and experiences.

March 14th- 1:30 PM- Moran Samuel, Paralympic Athlete
Join us as we kick-off our series with Paralympic medalist Moran Samuel, who will talk about her special abilities and her inspiring story of overcoming challenges and winning.

Sunday, April 25, 1:30pm- Tamar Kay, Israeli Filmmaker & Academy Award nominee Join us to meet Tamar Kay, an Israeli Filmmaker & Israeli Academy Award nominee, who will share her perspective on being a woman in the film & TV world in Israel. She will focus the discussion on two shows she co-created: Unchained (מתיר עגונות), a film about a devout Rabbi’s fight to free women whose husbands deny them a divorce and Senior Moments (פני זקן), a documentary series about senior citizens in Israel.

Wednesday, May 12, 10am- Or Cohen & Dana Ben-Ezra, first female commanders in their roles in the IDF

Join Or Cohen, the first female commander of a combat vessel in the Navy and Dana Ben-Ezra, the first female commander of a battalion in the Infantry as they share their experiences as the first female commanders in the IDF and what it was like breaking barriers and paving the way for other women serving in the IDF.


Sunday, June 6, 8pm- Sharon Gavish, Health & Cooking Expert

Join Israeli health & cooking expert, Sharon Gavish, as she shares her perspective on how to make time in our busy schedules for healthy cooking—for yourself or for the whole family. Learn how even making small changes in our daily lives can make a big difference.


Cost: $5 per event, $18 for all 4

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For questions or to request accommodations contact:

Talia Garber