Join the Pacesetter Division for an exclusive trip to the UAE and Israel November 7-16, 2022, with our new President & CEO, Igor Alterman, optional post-mission to Petra.


  • An opportunity to get to know our new CEO, Igor Alterman
  • Experience the culture, opulence, history and Jewish life in the Gulf through ‘people to people' experiences.
  • In Dubai, visit the world's largest shopping mall, take an abra (traditional boat) to the gold souk and spice market, and enjoy cocktails at the top of the Burj Khalifa.
  • In Abu Dhabi, tour the city, meet with U.S. and Israeli dignitaries, see the Emirate Palace, and visit the Louvre Abu Dhabi.
  • In Israel, meet with high-level military VIPs and Israeli CEOs, discover Israeli culture through cuisine and the arts, explore the diverse narratives of Israel’s shared society, explore the newest state-of-the-art museums across Israel all while traveling in 5-star style.
  • A minimum gift at the Pacesetter level for the 2023 Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas Annual Community Campaign is required to participate.

For more information contact Carly Glikman, Major Gifts Officer, Pacesetter Division, 214-615-5222.

UAE Mission Chairs

Dot Haymann
Patricia & Howard Kraines