American Friends of Beit Issie Shapiro Annual Family Day & BBQ


Beit Issie Shapiro pioneers Israeli innovation to change the lives of people with disabilities globally. We are Israel’s leading developer and provider of innovative therapies and services across the entire range of disabilities. With a billion people in the world with disabilities, our mission is to innovate impactful solutions that we scale up through sharing our knowledge, research and training, and changing government policy and legislation.

Beit Issie Shapiro believes every person with a disability should be an integral part of their community with equal rights and opportunities to reach their full potential.  

As Israel’s leading developer of state-of-the-art therapies and services for children and adults across the entire range of disabilities, we directly impact over 58,000 people annually.  We innovate replicable solutions that we research and scale up to make systemic change in Israel and around the world.

Beit Issie Shapiro proudly represents the true power of Israel in the USA and worldwide at the UN, WHO and other international forums. Our impact reaches 27 countries including the USA, England, Canada, Africa, Japan, China and more. In the USA we share our expertise and treatment models with partners such as the USC School of Dentistry, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, and Jackson Memorial Hospital, Florida.


American Friends of Beit Issie Shapiro

Southeast Region

Michael-Ann Russell JCC

Sanford L. Ziff Campus

18900 N.E. 25th Avenue

N. Miami Beach, FL 33180