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30 years of

Inspiring Oklahomans with Israel's

extraordinary innovation and imaginative beauty

Joined by shared values and a kindred pioneering spirit, together improving life for all

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Working together to repair our world

For 30 years, the OKlahoma Israel Exchange has worked to promote goodwill and understanding, foster people-to people exchange, and create lucrative partnerships while advancing Israeli technologies that enhance the quality of life for millions around the world.

Programs that Strengthen the Inherent Spirit

Rich in history and faith, the homeland awakens the connection of empowered living. OKIE supports programs that further understanding and shape worldviews to create forward-thinking global citizens.

Projects that Inspire Entrepreneurial DNA

Israel is known as the Start up Nation as it has more startups per capita than any other region in the world outside of Silicon Valley. OKIE champions the entrepreneurial spirit with projects that foster innovation vital to advancing Oklahoma in the future.

Oklahoma and Israel gain value from shared connections with industry experts in agriculture, culinary, arts and music. OKIE partners with myriad organizations to showcase the vibrancy of Israeli culture to Oklahomans.

Partnerships that Celebrate Life-Giving Cultures

Oklahoma and Israel have faced immense tragedies yet remained unshakable.

Both States have responded immediately with outstretched hands to the other when in crisis. Today, through partnership and the development of core initiatives, together we improve the lives of millions by sharing technology, supporting local economies, and showcasing cultural vibrancy. Your support creates global citizens who carry forward innovation, resilience, and hope.

 

This is how we connect for the good.

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Harnessing

Israeli breakthrough methods to benefit the farming community, improving crop yield and maximizing profits.

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Commerce

Driving partnerships with Israel to share technologies and connect businesses and industry for economic growth.

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Inspiring Oklahomans with the eclectic and imaginative beauty of Israeli culture to experience the colorful fabric of the Holy Land.

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Empowering Oklahoma students and community with opportunities that shape a global worldview.

Agriculture

Culture

Education

From each heart there is an invisible golden thread

that leads to the Land of Israel.

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The OKlahoma Israel Exchange is a dynamic non-profit that powers programming to promote goodwill and opportunity between the state of Oklahoma and the state of Israel.  Israel’s unparalleled technological advances together with Oklahoma’s desire to diversify its economy has the potential to spark unlimited possibilities for partnership.

Oklahoma in our heart - Israel in our soul!

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Mitzvot: Let’s do good deeds together.

OKIE is supported by passionate individuals who are invested in our mission and believe -- like you -- that the potential for rewarding collaboration between Oklahoma and Israel is limited only by the imagination.

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Together, we are

advocates for goodwill and

ambassadors for good.

Since 1992, OKIE has energized the relationship between Oklahoma and Israel creating fruitful outcomes and promoting goodwill between the two States. Since inception, OKIE has hosted every Governor and First Lady of Oklahoma on official missions to Israel, building bridges of diplomacy. 

 

The generosity of our supporters helps to cultivate the next generation of global ambassadors through our high school exchange programs and interactive cultural events. This is how OKIE disbands the unfavorable image of Israel and showcase the invaluable contributions of the nation.

 

OKIE is passionate about opening the hearts and minds of Oklahomans to promote collaboration for shared success. By embracing Israeli technological advances,

we empower our communities to thrive. 

 

From each heart there is an invisible golden thread that leads to the Land of Israel.

Together, we have the ability to repair the world.

Mitzvot: Let’s do good deeds together.

OKIE is supported by passionate individuals who are invested in our mission and believe -- like you -- that the potential for rewarding collaboration between Oklahoma and Israel is limited only by the imagination.