Women Transforming Government

Hosted by Women for Israel in the Midwest
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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

12:00pm CT


“Women belong in all places where decisions are being made” - Ruth Bader Ginsburg,

Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States


Join Jewish National Fund-USA Women for Israel as we bring together strong, like-minded women with keynote speaker Fleur Hassan Nachoum, Deputy Mayor of Foreign Relations, Economic Development & Tourism, Jerusalem Municipal Council. Together we will discuss the impact female leaders are having around the world and the way they are transforming government.


Submit your questions for our guest speaker in advance.

This complimentary event is part of a Women for Israel Speaker Series open to all Women for Israel donors who have contributed $360+ to the 2021 campaign.

Featured Guest Speaker


Fleur Hassan Nachoum

Jerusalem Municipal Council

Deputy Mayor of Foreign Relations, Economic Development & Tourism


Fleur Hassan-Nahoum became a City Councilor in Jerusalem in May 2016 and the leader of the Opposition in February 2017. In November 2018, she was re-elected to the Jerusalem Municipal Council and was appointed Deputy Mayor for foreign relations, economic development, and tourism. Fleur is also the Co-founder of the UAE-Israel Business Council.


Prior to entering politics, Fleur worked at JDC in resource development for Europe and later became the Executive Director of Tikva, a nonprofit organization saving abandoned and abused Jewish children from the Former Soviet Union. In 2011, she set up her own communications consulting business, Message Experts, where she consulted on effective communication strategies. 

Event Chairs

Sandra Goldstein

Robin Kafenshtok

Hannah Ratain

More Information

Marlene Copeland Dodinval, Executive Director, Chicago
[email protected] or 847.656.8880 x766