UJA-Federation of New York

Sanders: Repealing Trump healthcare proposal 'major victory'

Bernie Sanders calls withdrawal of GOP health bill ‘victory,’ Reform movement urges expanding coverage.JTA, 3/25/2017, 8:14 PM

NY federation campaign grows for 7th consecutive year

North America’s largest Jewish philanthropy says its annual campaign revenue has increased for the seventh consecutive year.JTA, 7/21/2016, 6:00 AM

Israel's Trump conversion row raises concerns among US Jews

Leading American Jewish organization expresses concern over Israel's religious court system following rejection of rabbi's conversions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2016, 9:47 PM

UJA applauds New York Governor's anti-BDS moves

UJA-Federation of New York lauds Governor Cuomo for directing state entities to divest all public funds supporting BDS.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2016, 2:43 AM

Empire State Building to go blue and white for Israel

Celebrate Israel Parade is gearing up for a massive turnout in NYC, featuring a special Jewish unity event with parents of murdered teens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2016, 7:27 PM

Bar mitzvah boy unveils Israel's first mobile tech lab

Noah Helfstein of NYC uses $76,000 in bar mitzvah gift money to create 'Maker Bus,' letting disadvantaged Israeli kids use cool technology.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 7:05 PM

$1.4 million loan for terror-struck Jerusalem businesses

UJA-Federation of New York announces emergency loans that businesses in terror-plagued capital can apply for to survive the storm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2015, 7:31 PM

Islamic Jihad & Mohammad Allan Are Supported By American Jews

Do American Jewish donors to organizations that support terror serve as "useful idiots"? In that case, the facts here must be brought to their attention. But If they know where their money is going, we have to call them out. Ronn Torossian, 9/20/2015, 7:19 AM

Jewish Groups Protest Outside UJA over NIF Support

NY Jewish activist organizations came together Monday to protest UJA backing of the NIF, NIF's presence in Israel Parade.Cynthia Blank, 5/13/2015, 9:41 AM

New York Kicks Off Israel 66th Birthday Bash

New Yorkers celebrate the rich and complex culture, history, and people of Israel.Arutz Sheva, 5/4/2014, 9:30 PM

100 Shofars in New York Against BDS Groups

Watch video from protest in front of UJA building against three BDS groups invited to Israel Day Parade.Ari Yashar, 4/30/2014, 3:08 PM

Financing the Flames II: The NIF Parade Fracas

The NIF Parade fracas pushes outraged Jewish groups to define mainstream. Edwin Black, 4/27/2014, 5:31 AM

The Changing of the Guards at Celebrate Israel Parade

As a result of significant demographic changes in recent years, World Jewry is in the process of a changing of the guards. Ron Jager, 4/20/2014, 9:31 AM

Eric S. Goldstein to Serve as CEO of UJA-Federation of New York

Partner in leading NY law firm and senior lay leader in UJA-Federation of New York, Goldstein will assume chief executive role in July 2014Arutz Sheva, 1/26/2014, 7:33 PM

UJA Releases Largest Diaspora Study Ever Conducted

The UJA-Federation of New York has released the data from the largest Jewish community study ever conducted outside the State of Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 6/12/2013, 11:37 AM

Poverty Dramatically Increases Among New York's Jews

Poverty has risen dramatically in the New York Jewish community since 2002, according to a new UJA-Federation of New York report.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/7/2013, 9:33 PM

200-Person Delegation from UJA Federation of NY in Israel

Senior Vice President, Mark D. Medin: It's "essential to be in Israel with a large delegation, to show our support."Eliran Aharon, New York , 4/14/2013, 10:22 PM

US Donation for Tzfat as International Heritage Site

The UJA-Federation of New York is investing $250,000 in the city of Tzfat (Safed) to turn it into an international heritage site.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/22/2012, 11:30 PM

Russian-Speaking Jewish Organization Added to UJA Federation

For the first time in 17 years, UJA-Federation of New York has added a new organization to its network, representing Russian-speaking Jewry.Chana Ya'ar, 9/24/2012, 6:07 PM

Knitting Club Helps Relieve Stress for Kids in Sderot

A 12 year old New York girl set up a therapeutic knitting class for kids in Sderot, to help them deal with the stress of Gaza terrorDavid Lev, 6/21/2012, 12:26 PM