The Eco Connection was awarded the project of the year award by Partnership 2000 of the Jewish Agency. The award was given by Natan Sharansky, the Chairman of the Jewish Agency, at the P2K 4th Annual Partnership 2000 Conference on the topic of “Building Jewish Peoplehood”.
Receiving the award are : Carmi Wisemon – Director of Sviva Israel, Stanley Stone- Executive Vice President of the Central Federation of New Jersey ,representing the U.S. side of the Arad-Tamar/New Jersey-Delaware Partenrship 2000, Nili Avarhami -Director of the Arad-Tamar/New Jersey-Delaware Partnership 2000 with Ofra Betzalel Netanel and Yardena Hymann.
Thank you to all of the students, teachers, principals, volunteers, Federation, Jewish Agency and Sviva Israel staff that helped make the Eco Connection project such a success. Your success in creating a vibrant global Jewish environmental community were recognized by the Jewish Agency.