It's a whole new game. With the goal to engage young Jews from all over the world, the Israel Lacrosse Association (ILA), organized just three years ago, has proven to be a startup with remarkable speed.
Meet Tal Siegmann, 46. Born in Ohio, raised in Haifa. Former IDF officer. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Director of JCC Center Day Camps. Woodworker. Community builder. With Lisa, super parent of three.
Meet Kelli Saperstein, age 34. Wealth advisor. Community builder. U. of M. alumna; Board Member - Federation’s NEXTGen, Women’s Philanthropy and Jewish Family Service; JDC Mission Leader; Fast runner, going the distance.
Better than JDate? Maybe. For every summer at Tamarack, Detroit mission to Israel, Shabbat dinner at Hillel, NEXTGen Epic event, “graduating” class of interns at a Jewish agency. . . there’s a budding romance.