Coolanu Israel is a registered 501(c) nonprofit, founded by Tamir, that strives to strengthen Jewish identity and connection to Israel through innovative seminars, sports programs and literature projects for Jewish youth, college students, and coaches. Coolanu has won several awards, including recipient of the Geshilian Humanitarian Award (Israel) and winner of the iChallenge Ideas Incubator grant, and includes several initiatives:
- Mini Camps in North America:
Basketball clinics for youth, along with workshops for coaches to earn Coolanu Israel coaching certification. Programs held in different cities throughout the year.
- Summer Camp in North America:
A world class basketball camp for Jewish youth of all backgrounds and skill levels, with an emphasis on Israel and Jewish identity.
- Cultural Diversity Basketball Camps:
Mini basketball camps that focus on diversity awareness, respect and tolerance.
- Programs in Israel:
Families, Middle/high school and college aged groups visiting Israel experience and learn about Israeli culture and Jewish identity through seminars, basketball programs and service work all led by Tamir Goodman.
- Literary/Media Projects:
Coach’s DVD & curriculum, and athlete’s guide.
Click here to watch a video on Coolanu, or contact Coolanu Director of Marketing and Operations Judy Goodman.
To make a tax deducible donation, click on the paypal button below, or send a check to:
Coolanu Israel Charity
4297 University Parkway
University Heights, OH 44118