News & Events

May 3, 2023

Mandel Fellows Day 2023

The annual Fellows Day, held at the Foundation's headquarters in Jerusalem, facilitates interactions among fellows of all the Foundation’s leadership programs in Israel >>

December 1, 2022

Mandel Foundation Boards Visit Israel

In November 2022, the Mandel Foundation–Israel hosted the boards of the Mandel Foundation and Parkwood, who came to see the Foundation’s impact on Israeli society >>

April 26, 2021

Dreaming Culture in the Negev

Meet the graduates of Cohort 2 of the Mandel Program for Cultural Leadership in the Negev and learn about the projects they are implementing in the field >>

March 18, 2021

Mandel Fellows’ Day 2020–2021

This event introduced current fellows to all the programs of the Mandel Foundation–Israel in a customized virtual space that enabled encounters between fellows of different programs >>

December 7, 2020

Joining the Great Conversation

A new Hebrew book by Avi Katzman examines the impact of the Mandel Foundation–Israel through personal stories of 19 key Mandel figures and graduates >>

October 21, 2020

Remembering Morton L. Mandel

On the first anniversary of the passing of Morton L. Mandel, an online memorial ceremony was broadcast from the new Mandel Foundation building in Jerusalem >>

September 4, 2020

Teaching in a Hybrid Environment

A series of virtual sessions on learning in digital environments that was offered to faculty and staff of the Mandel leadership programs in Israel in June and July of 2020 >>

May 26, 2020

The Nature of Halakhic Rulings

In preparation for Shavuot, halakhic scholar Malka Puterkovsky and Rabbi David Menachem discussed the nature of Orthodox halakhic rulings >>

March 27, 2020

Zoom Event: The Ramadan Fast

A virtual event that explored the cultural, ideational, and psychological aspects of Ramadan, as part of special programing during the coronavirus crisis >>

December 1, 2019

Remembering Morton L. Mandel

Read the booklet of memorable photographs and quotes that was prepared for the memorial ceremony for Morton L. Mandel held in Jerusalem on November 8, 2019 >>

November 24, 2019

Barbara A. Mandel, 1925-2019

The Mandel Foundation mourns the passing of Barbara A. Mandel, vice chair of the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation, renowned philanthropist, and Jewish communal leader  >>

October 20, 2019

Memorial Service for Morton L. Mandel

The memorial service conducted in Cleveland for Morton L. Mandel was broadcast live on October 20, 2019, at 1:00 pm Eastern Time and 8:00 pm Israel time. Click here to view >>

October 17, 2019

Morton L. Mandel, 1921-2019

The Mandel Foundation mourns the passing of our founder and CEO, Morton L. Mandel: a lover of Israel, extraordinary leader, generous philanthropist, passionate Zionist, and man of vision >>

October 30, 2017

Mandel Programs Celebrate Graduation

Cohort 24 of the Mandel School for Educational Leadership and fellows of three Mandel Leadership Institute programs celebrated their graduation >>

June 6, 2016

Mandel Platform: Uniform Values​​​

What do uniforms mean? What values should IDF officers and other leaders model? These questions were explored at this Mandel Platform event, led by fellows in the Mandel IDF Educational Leadership >>

April 7, 2016

In Memory of Prof. Seymour Fox

The Mandel School for Educational Leadership recently held a special event in memory of Prof. Seymour Fox, the founder of the school >>

September 2, 2015

New Academic Year Opens

The program is a two-year course unique in terms of its scale, content and study format. The curriculum is a personalized one that takes place in individual and group settings and combines  >>

May 13, 2015

The Role of the Intellectual in Society

Fellows of the Mandel Scholars in Education Program and the Mandel Programs for Leadership Development in the Haredi Community met with Dr. Ayman Agbaria >>