Please contact Chicago Site Director Rhonda McCarty with questions about our upcoming events.

HOP takes no political position on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict beyond affirming the human rights of all involved. Please reference Our Values here. Our events are designed to inspire dialogue amongst supporters and alumni and expose supporters to diverse perspectives. We hope you will join us!

HOPEducation: Lecture by Dr. Dani Filc

Monday, April 9, 2018
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Location TBD

Dr. Dani Filc, MD, PhD. is Full Professor at the Department of Politics and Government, Ben-Gurion University. Among his many publications are the books Hegemony and Populism in Israel, Circles of Exclusion: The Politics of Health-Care in Israel and The Political Right in Israel, along with papers on populism, Israeli society, the right to health care and health policy. Filc, a former chairperson and currently a board member at Physicians for Human Rights-Israel, and one of the founders and current member of the coordinating committee of Standing Together, a grass roots Jewish-Arab movement fighting for peace and social justice,  will be joining us for a conversation about "Political Trends and the Evolving Israeli Narrative: Why Grassroots Movements are Critical to Reshaping the Future."

For more information contact Rhonda McCarty.

Chicago Benefit Evening

Sunday, May 6, 2018
5:30-9:00 p.m.
Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, IL

Join Hands of Peace for a magical evening that directly benefits our 2018 summer program, developing peace building and leadership skills in Israeli, Palestinian and American youth. Purchase your tickets today!