Partnership2Gether (P2G) is a program of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation and the Jewish Agency for Israel, designed to cultivate people-to-people relationships, projects, and professional programs between Milwaukee and our partner region, Sovev Kinneret, in Israel. Volunteers from Milwaukee collaborate with their Israeli counterparts on education, cultural exchanges, regional planning, medical care, ecological, and economic development initiatives.

Upcoming Events

Startup2Gether Webinar Series: A Sovev Kinneret Partnership with Kinneret Innovation Center!

As we wrap up our Startup2Gether Webinar Series, we’re excited to introduce our final speaker, Ethy (Belhassen) Levy, Former Senior Economic Advisor to the President of Israel and ex-Diplomat who served as Trade Commissioner in Hungary, Thailand, and Australia. Ethy will share her expertise in nurturing innovation through the Israeli approach, addressing the current reality in Israel amid recent events and the impact of the ongoing conflict. 

Event Details:
Sunday July 21 | 10AM

From Market to Mountain Top: Culinary Odyssey Through the Sovev Kinneret

November 3-12, 2024
Join us for a joint delegation with Milwaukee and St. Paul Jewish Federations to our Partnership Region, Sovev Kinneret, in Israel. Explore the beauty, unique flavors, and vibrant cultures of diverse communities. This is more than just a tour; it’s a cultural and culinary experience that will deepen your appreciation for Israel’s rich history and diverse cuisine—generously funded by the Milwaukee & St. Paul Jewish federations.

Preview Itinerary Here

Registration is currently full.

Questions? Please contact Susie Rosengarten at 414-390-5762.

Program Highlights:

  • Enjoy one night in Tel Aviv
  • Culinary tour of Levinsky Market
  • Cooking Workshops
  • Shabbat dinner with a host family

There are no upcoming events at this time. Questions? Please contact Susie Rosengarten at 414-390-5762.

Past Events

Partnership2Gether Programs

Shin Shin Program

Shin shins are young Israeli cultural emissaries who spend a year in service in Milwaukee before beginning their service in the army. Meet our shin shinim!

Professional Exchanges

Meeting and learning from professionals (whether from the Sovev Kinneret or from Milwaukee) is an effective way to create people-to-people connections between Israelis and Americans.

P2G Young Leadership Program (YA’AD)

YA’AD (Shay Shoshany Young Leadership Development Program) works closely with the Weinstein Fellowship, a leadership development program of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation.

Where is our “Partnership” region?

The Milwaukee Jewish community is paired with the Sovev Kinneret region in northern Israel. It includes the communities of the city of Tiberias, the Lower Galilee, the Jordan River Valley and Kvar Tavor. We share the partnership region with St. Paul, MN.

P2G Volunteer Opportunities

In an effort to foster one-on-one relationships between Americans and Israelis, P2G offers Milwaukeeans a number of different types of volunteer opportunities in the Sovev Kinneret. Contact P2G Coordinator Susie Rosengarten at 414-390-5762 to learn more.

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