Ukraine is Experiencing One of the Worst Humanitarian Crises in the World

Ukraine is experiencing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world due to ongoing fighting. Federations are providing vital aid to more than 9,000 Jews caught in the crossfire by raising funds for urgently-needed food, medicine, medical care and shelter.

Times of Israel's David Horovitz To Address Effects of Iran deal at GA

Times of Israel Founding Editor David Horovitz will address the regional effects of the Iran agreement and other issues facing global Jewry as moderator of a political roundtable at the 2015 GA opening plenary.

n award-winning journalist covering Israeli affairs for more than 3 decades, H…

Federations and Philanthropy News Update, July 27, 2015

Jewish leaders, including many from Federations, meet with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to discuss the Iran nuclear agreement.


Meanwhile, Federations are highlighted in Los…

200 Olim From France Are to Arrive in Israel Today

Tonite, 200 Olim from France are to arrive in Israel on a special flight chartered by the Federation-funded Jewish Agency. More than 3,000 French Jews are expected to make aliyah during July and August 2015—nearly as many as arrived throughout all of 2013.


PHOTO: French Jewish famil…

Save the Date: Live Webcast Featuring Prime Minister Netanyahu on August 4

SAVE THE DATE: LIVE WEBCAST FEATURING ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER NETANYAHU will take place Tuesday, August 4 at 1:00PM ET. Co-sponsored by Federations and the member organizations of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, the address will focus on the Iran nuclear a…