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  • Hungarian Soccer Club Ramps Up Fight Against Anti-Semitism in Sports

    Hungarian Soccer Club Ramps Up Fight Against Anti-Semitism in Sports

    Hungarian football club dedicates match against Israeli club to legendary Holocaust-era coach who saved Jewish lives BUDAPEST, July 12, 2018 – The Hungarian football team Ferencváros Torna Club (FTC), in cooperation with the World Jewish Congress and the Federation of Jewish Communities in Hungary (MAZSIHISZ), held an unprecedented tribute to a Holocaust-era hero on Thursday prior to its UEFA Europa […]

  • Chelsea FC and WJC Launch Anti-Racism Program

    Chelsea FC and WJC Launch Anti-Racism Program

    Pitch for Hope competition calls on youth in UK, US, and Israel to propose creative ideas for curbing racism and anti-Semitism in sports NEW YORK, July 9 – Chelsea Football Club and The World Jewish Congress today launched the international Pitch for Hope competition, the first stage of a three-pronged joint initiative on combating the widespread phenomenon of […]

  • 10 Jewish MLB Players Visit Israeli Air Force Base Ahead of World Baseball Classic

    10 Jewish MLB Players Visit Israeli Air Force Base Ahead of World Baseball Classic

    REHOVOT, Israel, Jan. 5 – Ten Jewish current and former Major League Baseball players and their families visited the Tel Nof Israeli Air Force Base near Rehovot, Israel, today as part of a trip to Israel in preparation for the World Baseball Classic. The base visit, organized by Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF), […]

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  • 5 Kosher Food Ideas to Brighten Up Your Meals

    5 Kosher Food Ideas to Brighten Up Your Meals

    Food has its own endearing place in everyone’s life and no matter how your mood is; still every individual strives for a good healthy and delicious meal throughout the day. As the world is clinging towards fast food which is unhealthy, there are also many alternatives coming up to make meals more nutritious. Kosher food […]

  • Jew in the City Awards Top 10 Orthodox Jewish  All Stars For 2014

    Jew in the City Awards Top 10 Orthodox Jewish All Stars For 2014

    Third Annual “Orthodox Jewish All Stars” awards and gala Dec. 2 in NYC celebrates Jewish pride amid growing anti-Semitism New York, NY, Dec. 5 – More than 300 Jews from across the religious spectrum from Hasidic to secular gathered for the Third Annual Orthodox Jewish All Stars Awards red-carpet event this week at the Museum […]

  • Passenger Offended

    On a  Northwest Airways flight from Atlanta, a well attired middle-aged woman found herself sitting next to a man wearing a kippa (‘yarmulka’ in  Yiddish). She called the attendant over to complain about her seating. ‘What seems to be the problem, Madam?’ asked the attendant. ‘You’ve sat me next to a Jew!! I can’t possibly sit next to this […]

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  • NY's Real Estate Leaders Gather in Old Westbury for Golf Outing with Israeli Soldiers

    NY’s Real Estate Leaders Gather in Old Westbury for Golf Outing with Israeli Soldiers

    Friends of the IDF NY Real Estate Division Golf Outing raises $250,000 to support IDF soldiers OLD WESTBURY, N.Y., July 12 – One-hundred and thirty of New York’s most prestigious real estate professionals gathered on Monday, July 9, for the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) New York Real Estate Division Seventh Annual Golf Outing […]

  • 7 Well Known Jewish Companies to Learn From

    7 Well Known Jewish Companies to Learn From

    Jews are the people who follow the religion of Judaism. It seemed to have originated around the 5th or 6th century BCE which is marked as the beginning of Judaism. Jews comprise of a mere 0.2% of the total population of Earth but have made their niche in the past few decades despite a cruel […]

  • Financing The Next Step For Your Business

    There are tens of thousands of successful Jewish businesses across America, and nearly all of the businesses use some form of financial assistance to help them grow. Of course, there are lots of different ways to help your business grow, from creating a solid business plan to setting up a strong social media marketing strategy – but […]

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  • UJA-Federation of NY 'disturbed by' detention of Rabbi Dov Haiyun

    UJA-Federation of NY ‘disturbed by’ detention of Rabbi Dov Haiyun

    NEW YORK, July 19 – “We are deeply disturbed by the news that Rabbi Dov Haiyun, a leading Israeli Conservative rabbi, was detained by the police for conducting marriages. Today’s action is dramatically inconsistent with Israel’s promise as the home of the entire Jewish people, and its commitment to equality and respect for all its citizens,” […]

  • Fellowship of Christians & Jews Urges UN to Grant Iraqi Christians Refugee Status

    Fellowship of Christians & Jews Urges UN to Grant Iraqi Christians Refugee Status

    The Fellowship also launches campaign to save persecuted Arab Christians across Middle East JERUSALEM, July 19 — Supported by millions of Christians worldwide, the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (“The Fellowship”) is calling on the United Nations to grant Iraqi Christians who fled ISIS refugee status, which would provide critical humanitarian assistance to the beleaguered […]

  • SENATOR ADDRESSES AHI EZER YESHIVA AT IGUD GATHERING

    SENATOR ADDRESSES AHI EZER YESHIVA AT IGUD GATHERING

    On Thursday evening, July 12, 2018 Ahi Ezer Yeshiva Congregation on Ocean Parkway hosted the monthly Rosh Chodesh gathering for the Rabbinical Alliance of America. Rabbi Hanania Elbaz who is the Rabbi of the Congregation joint by his siblings sponsored the event L’zecher Nishmas their father, Hagaon Hachacham Shalom ben Hagaon Hachacham R’ Chaim Elbaz […]

  • 30 Rising FIDF Leaders From the US Visit Israel with IDF Soldiers

    30 Rising FIDF Leaders From the US Visit Israel with IDF Soldiers

    Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) National Rising Leaders Mission to Israel NEW YORK, July 10 – More than 30 young leaders and supporters of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) from all walks of life, representing communities from across the U.S., joined the FIDF National Rising Leaders Mission to Israel, June 29-July 5, […]

  • Israel to Launch Historic Moon Mission This December

    Israel to Launch Historic Moon Mission This December

    First Israeli lunar spacecraft set to land on moon Feb. 13, 2019, making Israel fourth country to do so YEHUD, Israel, July 10 – At a historic press conference today at Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)’s MBT Space facility in Yehud, Israel, nonprofit SpaceIL and IAI announced a lunar mission to launch from Cape Canaveral, Fla., this December, […]

  • NBA Champion Draymond Green Visits Israel, Thanks to FIDF

    NBA Champion Draymond Green Visits Israel, Thanks to FIDF

    Golden State Warriors star met elite counter-terrorism soldiers and Israel’s president TEL AVIV, Israel, July 9 – NBA All-Star and Golden State Warrior championship star Draymond Green experienced a rare four-day tour of Israel last week organized by Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF), led by FIDF’s Midwest Region executive director, Tamir Oppenheim. During the FIDF trip, Green […]

  • 50,000 Israeli Soldiers Enjoy Week of Fun and Gifts Thanks to FIDF Supporters

    50,000 Israeli Soldiers Enjoy Week of Fun and Gifts Thanks to FIDF Supporters

    National IDF Appreciation Week featured ‘Fun Days’ for Lone Soldiers and combat soldiers, ice cream trucks at bases across Israel TEL AVIV, Israel, July 9 – Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) supported more than 50,000 Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers during the second annual appreciation week for IDF soldiers in Israel, June 27-July 8, held in […]

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