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IsraAID Coordinating Efforts in Bahamas with Local Rescue Teams

Hurricane Dorian was the most powerful hurricane to hit the Bahamas in the country's history.

A Letter to Our Readers: Continuing Ari Fuld’s Legacy

Two projects that will continue Ari's legacy and dream.
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A Dream Project Commemorates Two Loving Souls Cut Down in their Prime

More than two decades before Ari was killed, his close friend, Yehoshua Friedberg, an Israeli soldier, was kidnapped and killed by Palestinian terrorists on Purim 1993.

IsraAid Prepares to Fly to Support Hurricane-Slashed Bahamas

IsraAID’s Emergency Response team will initially distribute urgent relief supplies, offer psychological first aid and deploy water filters to restore access to drinking water.

Eugen Gluck, Among Earliest Philanthropist to Support the Settlements, Dead at 92

Gluck formed a bond with former MK Yaakov “Ketzaleh” Katz of Bet El, in Samaria.

Druze MDA Volunteers Collected Thousands of Food Items for Needy Families

Many Druze Israelis who recognized the importance of donations for the needy bought food that was handed to the volunteers.

Help Find Ari Fuld’s Best Video Clips

The Ari Fuld Project is asking for help from the public to locate Ari's best clips from the thousands of videos he made.

Couple Raises $2.2 Million for Ailing Daughter

Eliana Cohen was diagnosed with SMA Type 2, a rare genetic condition that prevents Eliana from being able to stand or walk.

At Start of Travel Season, AP Runs Hatchet Job Against Pro-Settlements Duty Free Chain

Simon Falic also told the AP: “We are proud to support organizations that help promote Jewish life all over the Land of Israel.”
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After Losing her Father and Brother, She Discovered Light Could Be Extracted from the...

"People tell me: Stop dealing with bereavement all the time," Orit says, "But I feel that there is where strength lies."

In Urgent Fundraising Effort WJC Reveals Hezbollah Is Dangerous Terror Threat

To my amazement, the WJC reported that "too many nations and leaders turned a blind eye to the magnitude and geographic extent of Hezbollah’s crimes."

Tony Blair at Bar Ilan: Anti-Semitism Imperils Britain’s Labour Party

At the Bar-Ilan University 2019 Board of Trustees Gala event, former UK Prime Minister Tony Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is warning that...

NYC Twins Donate $122,000 Bar Mitzvah Money io Israeli Organizations

When they are not watching their favorite teams, they enjoy playing tennis, sailing, biking, and golfing.

Israeli Aid Group Delivering Urgent Aid to Venezuelan Refugees

Around 5,000 Venezuelans arrive daily in Columbia, adding to more than 3.4 million Venezuelan refugees, asylum seekers, and migrants already there.

NYT Columnist Bret Stephens: Unlike Israel, West in Crisis From Losing Sight of Its...

"I do not worry about what is happening in Israel, because it puts its values first."

New Community Center Opens in ‘Fiddler’s’ Anatevka

The space will serve various community needs and function as a medical rehabilitation center.

International Christian Embassy Donates Bomb Shelters, Protective Vests

The Embassy has already donated more than 75 portable bomb shelters to Israeli towns and villages along the Gaza border.
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The Power of One

Aryeh Lurie started by delivering food baskets to 50 Jerusalem families each week. Now, on Pesach and Rosh Hashanah, 30,000 food baskets are distributed throughout the country.

Yasher Initiative Awards $12M to Improve Accessibility at Jewish Camps

The mammoth grant award was announced just before the start of World Autism Day.

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.

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