News & Events

Remembering September 11, 2001

This upcoming Sunday we will gather for the official Embassy commemoration, in partnership with KKL/  Jewish National Fund – JNF , marking 15 years to the terror attacks of September 11, 2001. This year we will broadcast the ceremony LIVE on our Facebook page starting at 10 a.m. (Israel time) from the 9/11 Living Memorial site in the Jerusalem Hills. Join us for ...
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INVITATION: Ethiopian-Israeli “tech-preneurs” to pitch new start-ups to investors at U.S. Embassy gala event

On September 7, 2016, graduates of the US Embassy’s MEPI program, in partnership with Israeli NGO Tech-Career, an incubator dedicated to supporting Ethiopian-Israeli tech entrepreneurs, will pitch the new start-up ideas they developed during the project during a special U.S. Embassy event. The developers will present their innovations in front leading Israeli hi-tech experts and ...
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Talking “dugri”: Former Ambassador Shapiro meets Israeli beit midrash youth in Beit Shamesh

On Thursday, September 1, 2016, U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro, met with a hundred teenagers from Beit Shemesh as a part of the school-year opening event, “Israeli Youth Beit Midrash” in Ramat Beit Shemesh. Ambassador Shapiro shared his personal and professional experiences as the U.S. Ambassador to Israel, and as an advisor to President Obama in the White House. ...
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U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon visited southern Israel

On August 29, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon visited southern Israel. He stopped at the Kerem Shalom crossing point to see how goods enter and leave the Gaza Strip, was briefed on and toured a Hamas tunnel that had been discovered by the IDF, and met with local residents from ...
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Embassy Tel Aviv invites artists to submit proposals

Description: The U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv invites artists to submit proposals for an approximately  5 by  3 meter  mural ( see attachment for exact dimensions of available space) to be installed at the entrance of the American Center Jerusalem, Keren Hayesod 19, which has served as the Embassy’s premier cultural center since 1968 in this same location.  ...
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