intro-barAVI CHAI is a private foundation funded solely
by Zalman C. Bernstein that is committed to
the perpetuation of the Jewish people,
Judaism, and the centrality of the State of
Israel to the Jewish people.

  • Featured North America Project

    Ivriyon Applications Open for Summer 2019.

  • Featured Israel Project

    The AVI CHAI Film & Television project uses media to tell stories that position Jewish culture as a source of inspiration, values, and debate in contemporary Israeli society.

  • Featured Former Soviet Union Project

    Sefer is an umbrella organization to strengthen and expand academic Jewish studies in the FSU through one-week schools, conferences and research publications.