Yale Friends of Israel

Yale Friends of Israel is a student group for those who care about the State of Israel and wish to learn and discuss issues related to Israeli politics, diplomacy, and history, as well as celebrate Israeli art, music, theatre, literature, cuisine, and technology. A pro-Israel, non-partisan group, YFI does not endorse any particular political views.

Become a YFI Fellow – APPLY HERE

  • Attend private dinners with distinguished speakers
  • Join YFI on exclusive trips and excursions

Fellows must attend at least three YFI events per semester and have a passion for Israel!

YFI Board:

  • Co-Presidents: Hannah LaBovick and William Ellison
  • Vice President of Political Affairs: Jonathan Kovac
  • Vice President of Cultural Affairs: Stephanie Levine
  • Vice President of Education and Engagement: Carter Helschien
  • Vice President of Advocacy and Media Affairs: Daniel Wasserman
  • Vice President of Operations: Roy Elzur