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Memphis Friends of Israel is a pro-active, non-denominational, non-political, non-profit organization whose mission is to educate the Mid-South community about the positive aspects of Israeli society and about the value of American support for Israel.

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Highlight Video of the
2019 Memphis Israel Festival

City of Memphis Proclamation

Latest News

ISRAEL BRIEFING

Israeli Druze are a minority among Arab citizens in Israel. The Druze town of Hurfiesh is located in the northern part of the Upper Galilee, dangerously-close to the Lebanon border. Concern about the escalating threat of attack by Hezbollah has intensified the urgent need for protective shelters.

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4 Israeli inventions that purify the air of Covid-19

With growing evidence that airborne virus particles are the main cause of Covid-19 infection, scientists have developed air-purifying innovations.

Remember when pollution was our worst respiratory worry? Now, scientists say airborne virus particles may be the main cause of Covid-19 infections.

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Israel-US team think existing medication may stop COVID-19 in its tracks

According to the researchers, an FDA-approved cholesterol-lowering drug may help downgrade virus threat to that of common cold.

Could a well-known cholesterol-lowering drug help treat COVID-19? A research team led by Hebrew University of Jerusalem professor Yaakov Nahmias says that early research looks promising.

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MFOI News

Eye on Israel
Memphis Friends of Israel Monthly Radio Program
Heard on WCRV Bott Radio
3PM on the 2nd Friday of Each Month

Eye on Israel – Max Adelstein – StandWithUs 
(July 2020)

Eye on Israel – Lyndon Allen – Christians United for Israel 
(June 2020)

Eye on Israel Cary Sumner
(April 2018)

Eye on Israel Judith Shorer and Bill Koenig (4/22/2016)

Eye On Israel Interview with Board member Steve Coplan (1/22/2016)

Events

Israel Festival

Join us for a family fun day celebrating Israeli food, music and culture at the Agricenter. Camel rides and petting zoos for kids, face painting and balloon artists.

Jewish International Film Festival

Tue, Feb 11th at 7PM at the Malco Ridgeway the Movie “Crescendo #makemusicnotwar” a film by Dror Zahavi will be played. $7 Community / $5 Member 

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