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  3/13/2012, Adar 19, 5772

"Friends of the IDF" To Hold Fundraiser for Soldiers


The Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) annual gala dinner will be held on Tuesday, March 13th in New York City.

Thirty soldiers and officers from various IDF units will be in attendance. A performance by the IDF orchestra will take place and well as speeches by senior officers and supporters. Over 1,000 people are expected. The event has been sold out. It will take place March 13th

The organization was established in 1981 by a group of Holocaust survivors who wanted to support the State of Israel and its efforts in defending the Jewish people. It helps provide educational, social and cultural activities for soldiers.