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Tune in to Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston's virtual literary📚 event on Nov 15 at 2:00 PM featuring...
11/13/2020

Tune in to Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston's virtual literary📚 event on Nov 15 at 2:00 PM featuring Raffi Berg & former Mossad commander Dani Limor.

Hear all about the incredible secret journey of thousands of Ethiopian Jews to 🇮🇱 with the help of undercover agents.

🔗https://bit.ly/3lGEe2M

11/12/2020
Unity in Diversity Amidst Covid-19

The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest is proud to be hosting a virtual panel discussion entitled, “Unity in Diversity Amidst COVID-19: A Discussion Between Asian- American and Jewish Communities.” This virtual event features San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg, Kin Hui of the Asian American Alliance of San Antonio, Mark Toubin of The Anti-Defamation League, and Dr. M. Danet L. Bluhm of the Philippine Nurses Association of San Antonio for a conversation regarding the necessity of combating anti-Semitism and anti-Asian bigotry stemming from the pandemic, moderated by Courtney Friedman of KSAT 12 in San Antonio.

REMINDER!We've got 30 minutes until "Unity in Diversity Amidst #COVID19" starts.Make sure to tune in at 11:00 AM CDT. It...
11/12/2020

REMINDER!

We've got 30 minutes until "Unity in Diversity Amidst #COVID19" starts.

Make sure to tune in at 11:00 AM CDT.

It's not too late to sign up, click below!

Join The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest for an important virtual panel discussion on November 12th at 11:00 AM.

Featuring special guests Mayor Ron Nirenberg, Gilad Katz, Kin Hui of the Asian American Alliance of San Antonio, Mark Toubin of the ADL Southwest, and Dr. M. Danet L. Bluhm of the Philippine Nurses Association of America, moderated by Courtney Friedman of KSAT 12 & KSAT.com.

Tune in as we discuss the necessity of combating hate and bigotry and the significance of unity in diversity, especially in times of #COVID19.

Zoom Registration🔗:
http://bit.ly/unitypanel

📺Did you catch Courtney Friedman on KSAT 12 & KSAT.comsharing a preview for "Unity in Diversity Amidst #COVID19", hosted...
11/11/2020
KSAT anchor leads discussion on bigotry against Asian American, Jewish communities amid COVID-19 pandemic

📺Did you catch Courtney Friedman on KSAT 12 & KSAT.com
sharing a preview for "Unity in Diversity Amidst #COVID19", hosted by the Consulate?

GO CHECK IT OUT!

Still need to register for the event? No problem, just register here:http://bit.ly/unitypanel

During the pandemic, acts of bigotry and violence have erupted toward certain cultural communities, propelled by hate groups and conspiracy theories. The Asian American and Jewish communities are two of those groups that are being targeted.

11/10/2020
Coffee with the Consulate

☕Join us for a cup on November 17th at 10:00 AM to hear Gilad Katz & Commandant, Corps of Cadets, Texas A&M University spill all the tea.... well, coffee, but you know what we mean!

Are you ready for #CoffeewiththeConsulate? We are!

Don't forget to register⬇️
https://bit.ly/3o3Sd4B

Join The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest for an important virtual panel discussion on November 12th at 11:0...
11/10/2020

Join The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest for an important virtual panel discussion on November 12th at 11:00 AM.

Featuring special guests Mayor Ron Nirenberg, Gilad Katz, Kin Hui of the Asian American Alliance of San Antonio, Mark Toubin of the ADL Southwest, and Dr. M. Danet L. Bluhm of the Philippine Nurses Association of America, moderated by Courtney Friedman of KSAT 12 & KSAT.com.

Tune in as we discuss the necessity of combating hate and bigotry and the significance of unity in diversity, especially in times of #COVID19.

Zoom Registration🔗:
http://bit.ly/unitypanel

Wanting to know how Gilad Katz & Commandant, Corps of Cadets, Texas A&M University take their coffee? US TOO‼️Find out d...
11/05/2020

Wanting to know how Gilad Katz & Commandant, Corps of Cadets, Texas A&M University take their coffee? US TOO‼️

Find out during #CoffeewiththeConsulate where we'll hear all about their leadership stories, Texas A&M University-🇮🇱relations, & higher education during #COVID19.

Register below:
https://bit.ly/3o3Sd4B

11/04/2020
25 Years in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin z''l

The Embassy of Israel to the United States invites you to the official commemoration ceremony in the US in honor of 25 years since the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin z''l.

11/04/2020

The Embassy of Israel to the United States invites you to the official commemoration ceremony in the US in honor of 25 years since the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin z''l.

Are you registered for "Unity in Diversity Amidst #COVID19"?⬇️Sign up below⬇️http://bit.ly/unitypanelDon't miss this dyn...
11/04/2020

Are you registered for "Unity in Diversity Amidst #COVID19"?

⬇️Sign up below⬇️
http://bit.ly/unitypanel

Don't miss this dynamic lineup of panelists as we discuss the importance of combating hate & the significance of unity in diversity🤝, especially in times of the pandemic.

Tune in tomorrow, November 4th at 5:30 PM CST as we commemorate 25 years in memory of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin z''l....
11/03/2020

Tune in tomorrow, November 4th at 5:30 PM CST as we commemorate 25 years in memory of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin z''l. Join us as we honor his life & legacy.

Sign up here for updates: https://bit.ly/3kYuktk

Be sure to join us tomorrow on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter as we commemorate 25 Years in Memory of PM Yitzhak Rabin z''l.

Sign up here: bit.ly/YitzhakRabin25

11/03/2020
Coffee with the Consulate

Ready for #CoffeewiththeConsulate?!

Join us November 17th at 10:00 AM to hear Gilad Katz & Texas A&M Corps of Cadets Commandant, Corps of Cadets, Texas A&M University as they discuss their leadership stories, Texas A&M University-#Israel relations, & more, all over a cup of ☕️! Moderated by Jewish Herald-Voice.

ZOOM Registration🔗: https://bit.ly/3o3Sd4B

Join The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest for an important virtual discussion on the importance of combating...
11/02/2020

Join The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest for an important virtual discussion on the importance of combating hate & bigotry and the significance of unity in diversity, especially during #COVID19.

Join us on November 12th at 11:00 AM via ZOOM
Link to register: http://bit.ly/unitypanel

🍴#Israel Health & Wellness Culinary Show 2020💚🥗Tune in for the 1st & biggest virtual International Food & Beverages conf...
10/22/2020

🍴#Israel Health & Wellness Culinary Show 2020💚🥗

Tune in for the 1st & biggest virtual International Food & Beverages conference & exhibition, initiated by מכון היצוא - Israel Export Institute in cooperation w/ the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs on October 27-28.

Register at the 🔗 below:
https://bit.ly/3dPra8v

10/15/2020
Gal Gadot Teaches You Hebrew Slang | Vanity Fair

Wanting to learn some #Hebrew slang? No problem! #WonderWoman herself, Gal Gadot, is here to help. She's schooling📚 us on some recognizable Hebrew phrases this morning.

"Yalla", let's check it out!👇

Gal Gadot schools us in Hebrew slang. From "ma ani, ez?" to "tachles," Gal will leave you saying "ores" after this episode of Slang School. Still haven’t sub...

Reminder! Make sure to tune in a for a filmed production🎬 of "OH MY GOD" by #Israeli playwright Anat Gov. Available Octo...
10/14/2020

Reminder! Make sure to tune in a for a filmed production🎬 of "OH MY GOD" by #Israeli playwright Anat Gov. Available October 14-25 & presented by Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston in collaboration with Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company & with support of the consulate.

Check it out at the 🔗 below!
https://bit.ly/3jGDHx6

🔬 Tune in on October 18th for a special look at the groundbreaking #COVID19 research taking place at The Hebrew Universi...
10/14/2020
Webinar: Coronavirus Research and Our Future

🔬 Tune in on October 18th for a special look at the groundbreaking #COVID19 research taking place at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem!🧬

Learn about the importance of viral research in creating a healthy global future from one of 🇮🇱's leading academic & research institutions⬇️

The Chudnow family, two-generation supporters of Hebrew University, would like to invite you to an exclusive discussion, Coronavirus Research and Our Future, to be held on October 18 at noon CST. As you know, COVID-19 has upended all our lives. How can we make progress against this virus and help pr...

10/09/2020

The Consulate will be closed on Monday, October 12, 2020. We will reopen on Tuesday, October 13, 2020.

Make sure to register for a 🎥filmed production of "OH MY GOD", by Israeli playwright Anat Gov. Available October 13-25 &...
10/08/2020

Make sure to register for a 🎥filmed production of "OH MY GOD", by Israeli playwright Anat Gov. Available October 13-25 & presented by the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston in collaboration with Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company & with support of the consulate.

RSVP below to see some amazing #Israeli art!
🔗 https://bit.ly/3jGDHx6

Join the Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies today at noon for an online presentation of #Israeli artist Roey Victoria...
10/07/2020
‘Third Body,’ a presentation by artist Roey Victoria Heifetz

Join the Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies today at noon for an online presentation of #Israeli artist Roey Victoria Heifetz's work!

Register to see some of her large-scale expressive drawings🎨, a preview of her new film📽️, & a screening of the 7 minute video Block of Clay.

The event is co-hosted by Middle Eastern Studies at The University of Texas and Women's & Gender Studies, University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Austin, as well as Israel Studies within SCJS.

Register to attend this event here.Roey Victoria’s intimate drawings and candid video and film are shaped by her own observations of transgender communities; the discrepancy between gendered social expectations; themes of violence and memory; and the realness of the physical transformation of the ...

As tonight marks the beginning of #YomKippur, The Consulate General of Israel in Houston wishes all of our friends celeb...
09/27/2020

As tonight marks the beginning of #YomKippur, The Consulate General of Israel in Houston wishes all of our friends celebrating, a G’mar Chatima Tova.

We hope that all who are observing have a meaningful holiday and an easy fast.

09/25/2020

The Consulate will be closed on Monday, September 28, 2020. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 29, 2020.

The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest wishes all of our friends in #Texas, #Louisiana, #Kansas, #NewMexico, #...
09/18/2020

The Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest wishes all of our friends in #Texas, #Louisiana, #Kansas, #NewMexico, #Oklahoma, #Arkansas, and all around the 🌎 a #ShanaTovah.

🍎 May this year bring peace, health, & happiness🍯. #RoshHashanah2020

A truly historic day at the The White House as #Israel, the #UAE, & #Bahrain signed the #AbrahamAccords, which normalize...
09/15/2020

A truly historic day at the The White House as #Israel, the #UAE, & #Bahrain signed the #AbrahamAccords, which normalizes relations between these countries.

A remarkable achievement toward the advancement of #PeaceInTheMiddleEast. 🇮🇱 🇦🇪 🇧🇭🕊️

#IsraelUAE #IsraelBahrain #Peace

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but no words can describe the joy and hope we feel in this moment. Peace. Salaam. Shalom. #PeaceInTheMiddleEast 🇮🇱🇺🇸🇦🇪🇧🇭

09/15/2020
Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Join us LIVE from The White House, Washington D.C - as Israel, the United Arab Emirates & Bahrain sign the historic peace agreements between them.

Join us LIVE from The White House, Washington D.C - as Israel, the United Arab Emirates & Bahrain sign the historic peace agreements between them.

09/11/2020

To reach Consular Services, please contact the consulate at the following phone number:

832-301-3560

09/11/2020
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Make sure to catch the September-October 2020 issue of International Focus Magazine featuring Consul General Gilad Katz discussing the significance of the peace agreement between #Israel & the United Arab Emirates.

Read the article at the 🔗 below:

This two-month special edition features the lovely and popular Cheryl Creuzot and the Port of Houston; Kamala Harris; Victor Bonner, Jr.; we talk with Hon. Gilad Katz, Consul General of Israel, about the Peace Agreement with the UAE and much more. Check it out!

Tune in to FOX 26 Houston to hear Consul General Gilad Katz as he discusses the full normalization of relations between ...
09/11/2020
Israel and UAE to sign historic peace deal next week

Tune in to FOX 26 Houston to hear Consul General Gilad Katz as he discusses the full normalization of relations between #Israel & the United Arab Emirates with Isiah Carey FOX 26.

Click the link below to hear the conversation about this historic deal:

Isiah speaks with the Consul General to the Southwest U.S.

09/03/2020

The Consulate will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2020. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

Israel's The Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer will be collaborating with Texas’ Houston Methodist, one of the larges...
09/01/2020
Sheba announces COVID-19 innovation collaboration with Houston Methodist

Israel's The Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer will be collaborating with Texas’ Houston Methodist, one of the largest medical centers in the United States on new medical #innovation projects, as well as continuing education and training of health care professionals.

The Consulate was thrilled to have taken part in uniting these leading health institutions.

The two medical centers have been international leaders throughout the pandemic.

Click below to read all about the Consulate's mask donation to Seven Acres Jewish Senior Care Services & The Medallion i...
08/26/2020

Click below to read all about the Consulate's mask donation to Seven Acres Jewish Senior Care Services & The Medallion in the recent issue of the Jewish Herald-Voice: https://bit.ly/2G0Ct0G

“So many of our residents love #Israel, and to see there is a whole country and a community supporting them is amazing"-Seven Acres COO Barry Goldstein

Tune in for a special opportunity to hear & learn from #Israeli & #Indian diplomats, and medical professionals, about th...
08/24/2020

Tune in for a special opportunity to hear & learn from #Israeli & #Indian diplomats, and medical professionals, about the groundbreaking research and cooperation taking place to fight #COVID19.

Join us on August 26th at 8:30 AM CDT:
🔗https://bit.ly/31ok4mz

Consul General Gilad Katz enjoyed speaking with International Focus Magazine today regarding Israel, its response to #CO...
08/21/2020

Consul General Gilad Katz enjoyed speaking with International Focus Magazine today regarding Israel, its response to #COVID19, and the establishment of full & formal ties between #Israel & the #UAE.

The consulate is thrilled to contribute $5,000 to the educational assistance program at The Church At Bethel's Family.Th...
08/19/2020

The consulate is thrilled to contribute $5,000 to the educational assistance program at The Church At Bethel's Family.

The program will utilize the $5,000 to acquire 19 laptops for students that now face distance learning requirements due to #COVID19.

We look forward to seeing these talented students succeed during these challenging times.

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Israel Consulate General to the Southwest United States

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Monday 09:30 - 12:30
Tuesday 09:30 - 12:30
Wednesday 09:30 - 12:30
Thursday 09:30 - 12:30
Friday 09:30 - 12:30

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(832) 301-3500

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