New Haven Sister Cities

Global Citizen Diplomacy of 21st Century — one individual, one city at a time

Afula-Gilboa, Israel   |   Amalfi, Italy    |   Avignon, France   |   Freetown, Sierra Leone
Hue, Vietnam   |   León, Nicaragua    |   Tetlanohcan, Mexico

Afula-Gilboa, Israel (1979)

Information

Afula-Gilboa, Israel (1979)

Afula-Gilboa is in the North District of Israel, often known as the "Capital of the Valley." Gilboa is a picturesque mountain ridge containing nature reserves. DISCOVER

Location: New Haven
Members: 6
Latest Activity: May 14, 2013

Afula Gilboa

A Brief History
Since 1979, the Greater New Haven Jewish community has been involved with Afula through Project Renewal, which sought to develop infrastructure improvements for a growing city. Beginning in 1993, the Greater New Haven Jewish community expanded this relationship by partnering with Afula and the surrounding region of the Gilboa in the UJA Partnership 2000 program. Partnership 2000 seeks to promote relationships between partnered communities by working together on economic, social, educational and cultural projects. Both Greater New Haven and Afula/Gilboa have benefited from the joint projects, which continue to foster professional and personal linkages between the two communities.

Images of Afula-Gilboa

Discussion Forum

Happy Israel Independence Day, 2013!

Please check out the following article from YNet, and Israel news source, with some wonderful photos of the festivities taking place around the country of Israel, in honor of their 65th Independence…Continue

Tags: anniversary, 65, Day, Independence, Israel

Started by Melissa A. Bernstein May 14, 2013.

News

Loading… Loading feed

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Afula-Gilboa, Israel (1979) to add comments!

 

Members (6)

 
 
 

Promoting an awareness of the customs, cultures and historical heritage of its sister cities within New Haven and beyond since 1981.

Spread The Word

New Haven Sister Cities on LinkedIn

Get Involved

New Haven Sister Cities is a 501c3 organization and as such all membership dues are tax deductible as a charitable contribution.
Our membership period runs from beginning to the end of every calendar year (Jan-Dec) with an option to renew your membership as early as October of a previous year

JOIN NOW!

Members

NHSC on Facebook

© 2014   Created by Voytec - NHSC Admin.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service