Manager of Project Baseball and President of the Israel Association of Baseball (IAB)
Travels from Israel
Topics:JNF's Work in Israel, Positively Israel
Peter Kurz is the manager of Jewish National Fund’s Project Baseball and the President of the Israel Association of Baseball.
Originally from New York, Mr. Kurz has lived in Israel for 26 years and has been volunteering to develop the game of baseball in Israel for more than 15 years, serving eight years as IAB Secretary General, managing eight Israeli national teams overseas, and working as a coach and manager.
He has helped the Israel Association of Baseball grow from a small group of enthusiastic olim to a movement across the country, running both elite academies and little leagues, while focusing on its mission of teaching children how to work together while having fun.
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