Jewish National Fund-USA Breakfast for Israel


You, me, & Israel at 73!



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Sunday, April 18, 2021

12:30 - 1:30 pm CT

Join us for an engaging, impactful, and informative virtual Breakfast for Israel! Gather together with your community members to hear how your local efforts ensure a bright, prosperous future for the land and people of Israel. Then join Jewish National Fund-USA supporters from coast to coast in a vibrant celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut.


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Featured Guest Speakers

Stars of hit Netflix show Fauda


Tsahi Halevi

Musician, Singer, Creator & Actor


Tsahi Halevi is a musician, singer, creator, and actor known for playing Naor on the popular Israeli Netflix series Fauda. Halevi also reached the finals in the first season of The Voice Israel. He released his debut album, “Directions,” which is regularly featured on local radio. 


Photo Credit: Dudi Hason

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Rona-Lee Shimon



Rona-Lee Shimon is an Israeli actress best known for her role as Nurit in the Israeli Netflix series Fauda. She also has extensive experience in Israeli theater, having performed the roles of Velma Kelly in Chicago, Anita in West Side Story, and Sally Bowles in Cabaret.


Photo Credit: Eyal Nevo



Yoav Limor

Defense Commentator

Yoav Limor is a veteran military correspondent who has been covering the Middle East conflict for the last 33 years. Limor is the host of a morning show on Israel’s Channel 2 Keshet, a defense commentator for Israel Hayom daily newspaper, and a regular contributor on i24 News.

Event Chairs

Emily Ackerman

Shelly Matityahu

Table Captains

Emily Ackerman • Adam Chernoff • Alex Hirschberg • Caren Mandelbaum

Shelly Matityahu • Claire Mitzner • Jordan Ross • Brad Werner



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More Information

Ellie Adelman, Director, Dallas

[email protected] or 332.900.7328 x945


Rebecca Davidoff, JNFuture, Midwest and Dallas

[email protected] or 847.656.8880 x 762

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