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Ambassadors for Israel 

10/11/2019 06:35:52 AM


Meets the first Wednesday of the month at 1:30 in the Bet Midrash

All are welcome to join the discussion

Next meetings: Dec. 4 and Feb 5  (no meeting Jan. 1)



November Meeting 

11/15/2019 10:29:14 AM


Elinor Engelhard

Ambassadors for Israel- Notes from November meeting


1.Update about Arabic classes at Cholla H.S.

Qatar Foundation International is no longer providing grant money for Arabic classes in Tucson Unified School District, including Cholla H.S. The Arabic language teacher at Cholla H.  S. is Nour Jandali who is providing effective unbiased instruction.


2.We discussed HR 2407, a bill...

September Meeting 

09/15/2019 10:31:13 AM


Elinor Engelhard

Notes from 9/19/19 visit to Arabic language classes at Cholla High School:

Back in June, Rita and Elinor met with Frank Armenta, the Principal of Cholla High School. At that time, he informed us that almost half a million dollars for salaries and equipment were provided by Qatar Foundation International for their Arabic language program.

On 9/19/19, Rita and Elinor visited the Arabic language classes at Cholla High...Read more...

Sat, December 14 2019 16 Kislev 5780