Jewish Federation Kickoff Meeting

You are Cordially Invited

to a Very Special Evening


Jewish Federation 2017-2018 Annual Campaign Kick-Off Dinner
Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 5:30 pm


A Very Special Location Mauh Nah Tee See Country Club, 5151 Guilford Rd, Rockford 61107


Two Very Special Honoree Couples
Roni and Ronit Golan and Greg and Julie Sparks


Very Special Speaker
Itay Milner, Deputy Consol General of Israel to the Midwest

 Itay Milner assumed the post of Deputy Consul General at the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest in August of 2016. As the second highest ranking Israeli official, he coordinates and oversees the political and academic affairs in the nine-state region (Illinois, Michigan, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and Indiana). Mr. Milner works with regional, state and local elected officials. While concentrating on collaborations with universities and colleges, he also creates partnerships and maintains relationships with community leaders throughout the Midwest to enhance Israel’s standing/image.

Mr. Milner has worked for Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs as a professional diplomat since 2011. Prior to assuming his current position, he served as the Deputy Ambassador of Israel to Serbia and Montenegro, where he was responsible for government relations, trade and public diplomacy.

In addition to English, Milner is conversant in Serbian.

Before joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Milner practiced law and has experience working in Israeli media outlets. Born in Tel Aviv, he obtained his law and business management degrees from m Tel Aviv University. Though he has backpacked around the world, the Deputy Consul General appreciates a quiet evening at home. He is a foodie and a news junkie.

$50 per person
Cocktail Attire
Your Check payable to the Jewish Federation is your reservation
1203 Comanche Drive, Rockford IL, 61107

The evening includes gourmet appetizers, dinner, wine, desert and a dynamic speaker

Cash bar available

Kindly RSVP by November 15