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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 […]