Yael Eckstein is the daughter of the famous Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. She is the present president of the charitable foundation IFCJ that was founded by her father and has remarkable contributions towards Israel. She is also a famous writer.
Her personal life
She was born in Illinois, United States, where her parents used to stay. Yechiel Eckstein was a famous teacher there. Yael got her educational training from both Israel and America. She got her training on Biblical studies from the Torat Chesed Seminary in Israel. She completed her degree on Jewish and sociology from Queen’s College in New York. She also went to the famous Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
She was a reputed teacher in the United States and gave classes to her students on Biblical studies, Jewish studies and Sociology studies.
Yael Eckstein is married and has got 4 children. She currently resides in Jerusalem with her family and she is carrying out her social service from her motherland.
Yael is a famous writer and two of her books have already been published. The two books written by her are the Holy Land Reflections and the Spiritual Cooking with Yael. Both are very popular and have been loved by the readers. She is also a regular blogger and her blogs are mainly aimed to address the various problems that the people of Israel, especially the Jews are facing. She intends to use social media to make the people of Israel aware of their own country’s various issues.
Yael Eckstein is also a regular contributor to the columns of various newspapers and magazines. Her writings can be regularly found in newspapers like The Times of Israel and The Jerusalem Post.
She received the title of “One of Israel’s 100 Most Influential Women” by Makor Rishon in the year 2014 and also featured on the cover of Nashim (Women) magazine in 2015.