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  • Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera Visits Israeli Military Base

    Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera Visits Israeli Military Base

    Star pitcher visits Galilee base that provides programs for soldiers of diverse and disadvantaged backgrounds, through Friends of the IDF MICHVE ALON, Israel, August 2 – Legendary New York Yankees superstar pitcher Mariano Rivera toured Israel Defense Forces (IDF) base Michve Alon on Tuesday, July 31, in the Galilee in Northern Israel, as part of a spiritual interfaith […]

  • 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 […]

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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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  • Chelsea FC and WJC to convene international summit to fight racism in sports

    Ronald Lauder and Roman Abramovich support unique global initiative to build bridges, not divides: “Chelsea and WJC are leading the charge, but we cannot do this alone” NEW YORK, September 17 – The World Jewish Congress and its President Ronald S. Lauder, together with senior officials of the top English soccer team Chelsea Football Club, announced today […]

  • FIDF Hosts NY Fashion Event With Maskit’s Head Designer, Featuring Former Israeli Soldiers As Models

    NEW YORK, Sept. 17 — Some 250 Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) supporters from the Tri-State area, with Sharon Tal, head designer of Israel’s prestigious Maskit Fashion House, gathered on Sept. 13 with former Israeli soldiers-turned-models for a fashion event at Metropolitan West in New York to support well-being and educational programs for the soldiers of the […]

  • 109,000 Low-Income Israelis get Rosh Hashanah aid thanks to US Christians

    The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews distributing clothing and food vouchers to vulnerable Israeli families, including children, elderly, and Lone Soldiers JERUSALEM, Sept. 5 — Thanks to the support of millions of Christians worldwide, the Jerusalem-based International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (“The Fellowship”) is distributing $1.55 million, or 5.6 million Israeli shekels, worth of […]

  • Israeli soldiers get new synagogue in time for High Holidays, thanks to Florida natives

    Friends of the IDF supporters Dr. Jeffrey and Barbara Feingold donated a significant transformational gift for the synagogue project at the Mishmar HaNegev IDF base in southern Israel MISHMAR HANEGEV, Israel, August 29 – The soldiers of the Amirim Battalion at Mishmar HaNegev, an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) base in southern Israel, can now pray and […]

  • Gift of Life Marrow Registry Steps for Life 5K Run & Walk in NYC

    WHAT: Gift of Life Marrow Registry helps children and adults suffering from leukemia, lymphoma, other cancers and genetic disorders find donors for bone marrow transplants. Event is dedicated to raising awareness on the importance of joining the marrow registry. Certified and timed 5K with awards given to the top finishers. At the event, a life-saving marrow donor and […]

  • Fellowship and FIDF Provide IDF Soldiers With $1.5M Gift Cards For Rosh Hashana

    This year’s ‘Rosh Hashana Fellowship Gift Cards’ support 10,000 IDF soldiers in need and Lone Soldiers JERUSALEM, August 30 – The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (The Fellowship) and Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF), in collaboration with Yachad Lema’an Hachayal, are providing “Fellowship Gift Cards” to some 10,000 soldiers in need and Lone Soldiers currently serving in the […]

  • Anniversary of Liquidation of Lodz Ghetto Commemorated in Poland

    LODZ, Poland, August 29 – The Polish city of Lodz, its local Jewish community and the Jerusalem-based Shavei Israel organization today held a ceremony marking the 74th anniversary of the liquidation of the Lodz Ghetto. The events began with a prayer at the city’s Jewish cemetery, followed by a memorial march culminating at Radegast Station, where […]

  • 400 Olim Arrive From Ukraine, Thanks to World’s Christians

    Since 2014, 14,500 immigrants moved to Israel with the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, more than 1,000 arriving this summer TEL-AVIV, AUGUST 29 — Four hundred new immigrants from Ukraine are arriving today and tomorrow at Ben-Gurion Airport on two special flights organized by the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (“The Fellowship”), part of […]

  • Netflix Hit “Fauda” Writer to Teach at Rutgers This Fall Semester

    Leading Israeli screenwriter Moshe Zonder to visit US through the Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artists Program NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ, August 28 – Top Israeli screenwriter Moshe Zonder, head writer of the smash Netflix series “Fauda,” will teach at Rutgers University this fall semester, sponsored by the Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artists Program. Fauda, about an elite Israeli undercover anti-terrorist unit […]

  • FIDF to Host NY Fashion Event With Israeli Soldiers

    Among the models will be women who served in the Israel Defense Forces NEW YORK — Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) supporters from the Tri-State area, along with Maskit Fashion House’s head designer, Sharon Tal of Israel, and Israeli soldiers, will gather for a fashion event September 13 at Metropolitan West in New York to support […]

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