‘We Saved Lives’: Texas Jewish Communities Mobilize to Get Food, Medicine to Those in...

Amid an arctic freeze, members of the Lone Star State opened doors to friends without power, cooked meals, arranged for medication pickups for the homebound, and, in one extreme case, mobilized to ensure that hundreds of doses of coronavirus vaccines would not go to waste.

Jewish Disability, Awareness, Acceptance and Inclusion Month Celebrated with $1,000 Design Contest

The contest is really intended to "encourage the next generation of Jewish leaders to be thoughtful, sympathetic and to see the world through the eyes of others."

Hebrew U Research Examines Effect of Natural Disasters on Charitable and Criminal Activity

Neighboring regions and even those communities more distanced from the disaster zone would see a marked increase in philanthropy.

Israelis Remember Sheldon Adelson

Rest in peace, brave and kind friend.

Despite Global Uncertainty, Israel Bonds Secures Record-Breaking $1.8 Billion in 2020

Bonds leadership approached Israel’s Finance Ministry, requesting a higher goal to secure additional funding necessary to help Israel offset economic challenges expected due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Inbar & Marius Nacht Family Foundation Provides Oxygen to Israeli EMTs

“Providing oxygen is one of the most essential roles of a medical first responder,” said President and Founder of United Hatzalah Eli Beer.

United Hatzalah Orchestrates Complex Air Transport of Woman in Vegetative State from Chicago to...

The woman was immediately put on the ambulance and transferred to Shaare Zedek hospital, where family members thanked the United Hatzalah volunteers for their service.

Rivlin: ‘Every Person is a Small Light But Together, We Shine Bright and Strong’

At the inclusive kindergarten, children born with multiple disabilities and their non-disabled peers are integrated throughout their daily activities.

21-Year-Old Israeli Raises $1 M. for Social Volunteering App

The platform helps people join and lead social initiatives and organize them in a simple and effective way.

Netanyahu Tells Russian Jewish Congress ‘Russia-Israel Relations Growing Stronger’

"I'm grateful for the respect and support President Putin gives to Russia's Jewish community. . . relations between Israel and Russia have been growing stronger."

Rabbi Sacks: The Great Man I Knew

He once confided to me that the rhetoric and backlash was so intense at the time that he contemplated resigning.

Israeli NGO Brings Urgent Aid to Hurricane-Battered Guatemala

IsraAID has had a permanent team on the ground in Guatemala since the 2018 Volcán de Fuego eruption.

Never Alone: Tel Aviv Municipal Employees Call Thousands of Seniors during Lockdown

Workers from all municipal departments are participating in the effort and conducted more than 37,000 phone calls to date.

Arab Contractor Donates Jewish Prayer Area to Israeli Settlement in the Shomron [video]

After learning that the price quote was for a Jewish synagogue, the Arab contractor decided to donate the materials and work for free.

FIDF Delivers Emergency Packages To Quarantined IDF Soldiers

During the week of Sukkot, FIDF has been distributing tens of thousands of nourishing meals, personal hygiene kits, and other products.

Large Outdoor Dining Space Erected To Serve Charity Meals For Rosh Hashanah In a...

Masbia Soup Kitchen will be reopening for communal sit-in meals, starting on Rosh Hoshanah 2020.

Amount of People Fed at Masbia Soup Kitchen Network Varies, Depending on Generosity of...

Masbia Soup Kitchen Network, the only kosher soup kitchen in NY, has had a drastic increase in demand at all three of their locations since the start of the COVID-19 crisis. 

Israeli NGO Mourns Destruction of Refugee Camp it Helped Build in Greece

For five years, IsraAID has been helping tens of thousands of Syrian, Iraqi and Afghani refugees in Lesbos. Last week, it burned down, leaving 12,000 people homeless.

First US-Israel Conference on Humanitarian Response to Covid-19 Held Next Monday

“Unfortunately, the Covid-19 crisis is here to stay, and therefore this dialogue is a unique opportunity for the NGOs to build up their impact on the field."

Masbia Announces New Tech Support Hotline For Breadline Modernization Transition to  Appointments 

September begins the seventh month of the COVID-19 emergency food relief at Masbia Soup Kitchen Network. It will also be the beginning of a...

URGENT: Family of 9 at Risk of Losing Their Home Due to Foreclosure

I'm writing this letter to you with much pain and embarrassment. My name is Moshe B., a long time Brooklyn, NY resident.

Eilat Soup Kitchen Facing More Hungry Guests, Tougher Times

“For a month now I’ve been getting almost no food from the hotels, and I have hundreds of people I cannot leave hungry.”
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Ishay Ribo Performs in New York with Ambassador Gilad Erdan for Migdal Ohr

In an intimate setting outdoors attended by prominent American Jewish philanthropists, while adhering to social distancing, Ribo played his well-known hits to the audience, and for one song was joined on the stage by Ambassador Erdan.

Agencies Grapple with Food Security in the Jewish State, as They Also Cultivate New...

Like most countries around the world, Israel has experienced economic hardships exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic, with many reporting being hungry and unable to afford food.

George Soros’ Foundation Empowers Black Groups to Tune of $220 Million

In the coming weeks, Open Society will also support to emergent efforts to establish truth commissions on racism in America.

Adopt a Neighbor Tutors Jewish Schoolchildren for Free, Parents Ecstatic

"Thank g-d they paired up both my son and daughter with amazing special tutors. "

Dairy Food Distributed to Jewish New Yorkers for Shavuot in Brooklyn, Queens

Butter, cheese, and yogurt were provided to needy Jewish families in celebration of the Jewish holiday of Shavuot.

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