Yael Eckstein is the daughter of the famous Philanthropist Yechiel Eckstein. She was born in the beautiful place of Illinois. She is a very dedicated social service doer just like her father.
She completed her studies from several institutions of America and Israel. Yael stayed in the United States for a very long time. She has been in the profession of teaching and taught Jewish and sociology studies in the United States of America.
She currently stays in Jerusalem with her husband and her children. Yael Eckstein shifted back to Israel from the US after the demise of her father Yechiel Eckstein. She is now following the footsteps of her father in helping the Jews.
Besides being a successful teacher Yael is also a very brilliant writer. She has already written two masterpieces. One of them is the Holy Land Reflections and the other one is Spiritual Cooking with Yael. Both have been very successful publishes and accepted very nicely by the readers.
Yael Eckstein is also a regular writer for several newspapers like The Times of Israel and The Jerusalem Post. Her writings are very factual and well appreciated.
She has been given the title of “One of Israel’s 100 Most Influential Women” by Makor Rishon in the year 2014. She has featured on the cover of the Nashim (Women) magazine in 2015.
Her connection with IFCJ
After the death of the former president of IFCJ, Yechiel Eckstein, Yael is now the current President of IFCJ. She looks into every matter of the charitable organization.
Yael has held many fundraising programs for IFCJ and is trying her best to take the organization to a new level. She has been a part of many international events.
She is the spokesperson of IFCJ and makes sure to attend every international meeting that could help IFCJ. The deprived Jews are surely getting a new life because of IFCJ.