Israel Marks World Autism Awareness Day at Beit HaNasi

More than 80 percent of surveyed parents said they would not want their child to be in a group with a child with special needs.

United Hatzalah Raises $5 million with Help from Jay Leno

Celebrity comedian Jay Leno has expressed his public support for Israel and hosted the 2014 Genesis Prize awards in Jerusalem.

Leket Israel Sees Food Rescue as Solution to Elimination of Food Insecurity

The IDF is Leket’s largest contributor. The organization collects the leftover lunch from some 40 bases around Israel and provides the food to soup kitchens.

Run4Ari to Commemorate Ari Fuld HY’D in 2019 Jerusalem Marathon

Team 'Lions of Tzion' will commemorate Ari Fuld by running in the Jerusalem Marathon on Friday, March 15, 2019

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, Founder of IFCJ, Dies Suddenly at 67

Former MK Dov Lipman: "I am in shock. . . A heart that gave and gave and gave stopped working."

Joy Overcomes Loss in Jerusalem Bat Mitzvah Celebration

“The reality is that victims of terror are, sadly, in their own category. We are forced to approach these events differently."

IDF Soldiers Save Life of Palestinian Authority Woman

The soldiers noticed the woman struggling with severe breathing difficulties.

First Global Impact Awards Presented for Humanitarian, Volunteer and Development Activities

President Reuven Rivlin was present for the ceremony, which highlighted humanitarians who "excel in making a positive impact in the developing world."

Israeli Divers to Scour Danube in Search of Remains of Jewish Victims

Most of the Jews – especially the children – died immediately because the water was freezing cold.

Israeli Humanitarian Aid Continues in Indonesia

IsraAid is working to restore access to safe water for some 1,400 people who saw 206 homes destroyed and 140 severely damaged by the disaster.

Jewish Charity to Shut Down Facility Embroiled in Sex Trade

Only six children remain on the grounds of Hawthorne, and they are expected to be moved to a new location by Tuesday.

Almost As If She Were Alive

Yaakov Meir put every penny they had into Chava Strauss's medical treatments, praying they would save her life. But Chava didn't make it.

Rivlins Meet with Heads of Women’s Groups to Mark Int’l Day for Elimination of...

“Violence against women hurts all of us, the whole of Israeli society, and so this is an issue for all of us."

Training Program for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Opens at School of Dental Medicine

A pilot program launched by Tel Aviv University and AKIM helps students find jobs and change attitudes about people with special needs.
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Netiv Aryeh's annual Charidy fundraiser starts today.

Israeli Soldiers Celebrate as New Synagogue Dedicated at IDF Telem Base

"There is no greater honor than dedicating a synagogue on a military base in Israel."
Sheldon Gary Adelson and his wife Miriam Ochshorn visit the American ambassador's house in Tel Aviv in 2009.

Presidential Medal of Freedom to be Awarded to Dr. Miriam Adelson

Dr. Adelson has supported Jewish schools, Holocaust memorial organizations, Friends of the Israel Defense Forces and Birthright Israel, among other causes.

Inspired by Jewish Friend, Iranian Immigrant Raises Nearly $1M Online for Tree of Life...

As of Monday afternoon, the 29-year-old graduate student’s certified 'GoFundMe' campaign had raised $639,281 out of a $1 million goal. In less than 48 hours, more than 11,000 donations had poured in.

5M Pound Sterling Donation to Imperial College, London Continues Tradition of Support by Dangoor...

“We trust this gift will assist the university to remain at the forefront of many of the breakthroughs in medical research, creativity, invention and innovation with which it has become synonymous.”

Knesset Passes Food Donation Act, 10 Years in the Making

"According to estimates, the law will triple the scope of food donations, and will expand food rescue on a national level."

Belev Echad Dinner to Honor Stars of “Fauda,” As Well As Shay & Lisa...

Dinner to be chaired by Daniel Bernstein, Thom Waye, Gabriel Plotkin, Yaara Bank-Plotkin, Daniel Bergstein, Abhay Deshpande and Michele Shapiro and Martin Nussbaum.

NYC National FIDF Gala Raises More than $32 Million for Israeli Soldiers

IDF Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot was expected in attendance as well, but due to an early-morning rocket attack on Beer Sheva on Wednesday, he immediately returned to Israel.

Israel Sends Aid to Florida, North Carolina, Philippines, Indonesia

“Our thoughts turn again towards the southeastern United States, as towns and cities in northwest Florida have suffered large-scale, catastrophic damage at the hands of Hurricane Michael.”

GoFundMe Campaign Started for Terror Victim Ari Fuld HY’D’s Family

"Ari did so much for Israel . . . He leaves behind 4 small children. They need the support of our community."

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