Jewish Agency for Israel

Pro-Israel Christian organization renews ties with Jewish Agency

Jewish Agency and International Fellowship for Christians and Jews renew collaboration after 5-year split.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/12/2019, 12:12 AM

Avi Lyon, former head of Jewish Labor Committee, dead at 76

Head of Jewish Labor Committee who helped find work for volunteers traveling to Israel, dies of pancreatic cancer.JTA, 4/2/2019, 11:48 AM

Down with the Jewish Agency!

God, in His infinite kindness, has given us a Jewish airline, with free tickets, to take us home to a Jewish airport in the miraculously rebuilt Jewish Homeland. American Jews, why haven't you noticed? Tzvi Fishman, 1/4/2019, 8:59 AM

Jewish Agency to aid businesses affected by kite terror

Jewish Agency for Israel to grant loans to businesses affected by arson attacks and rocket fire originating in the Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 2:53 PM

Nu — So Israel Is not the Jewish State?

If Israel is not specifically a Jewish country, then leave the Jews outside Israel alone. Close down the Jewish Agency, and keep Sharansky and Herzog at home.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 8/8/2018, 8:16 AM

Mr. Herzog, sincerity is not enough to turn back the tide

The parasha and current events series: The tragic transgression trilogy of Diaspora Jews.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 6/29/2018, 2:46 PM

Natan Sharansky shows children how to make peace sandwiches

Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky delivers back-to-school message for Israeli children and parents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2017, 11:16 AM

Knesset Speaker: Peace is a 'bottom-up process'

Knesset Speaker addresses visiting Jewish Agency Board of Governors.Yoni Kempinski, 11/2/2016, 1:16 AM

'Africa’s future depends on Israel'

Christian African leaders met and planned with Natan Sharansky over the Jewish Agency's work on the continent.Rachel Kaplan, 7/27/2016, 2:47 PM

Report: Jewish Agency pushing Reform movement's agenda

Liba Center releases new report on Jewish Agency's role in promoting Reform, Conservative Judaism in Israel.Benny Tocker, 7/5/2016, 3:15 PM

World Jewish leaders to gather in solidarity with French Jews

In unprecedented show of solidarity, Jewish Agency to bring leaders from Israel, Europe, for special Governors meeting in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2016, 3:47 PM

Brazilian olim exchange Carnival for Purim

Dozens of olim from Brazil arrive at Ben Gurion Airport, ready to start their new life as Israeli citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 7:15 PM

'Jewish Peace Corps' helping disadvantaged communities worldwide

1,000 young volunteers to help disadvantaged communities in South Africa, Ghana, Ethiopia, Mexico, Peru, and Israel.Ari Soffer, 3/14/2016, 1:21 PM

Jewish Agency announces $1 million fund for terror victims

Agency says fund, made possible by generous Diaspora donors, a source of both financial and moral support for embattled Israelis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2016, 11:49 AM

Record-setting numbers of new olim arrived in 2015

30,000 people made aliyah this year, largest amount in more than decade. All-time high of 7,900 from France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2015, 2:20 PM

Israel's very first co-op chain to launch on Monday

Jewish Agency and others start 'CityMart' food co-ops, with earnings strengthening local communities, lowering prices, and expanding chain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2015, 4:05 PM

Ceremonies Held for Survivors at 57 Jewish Agency Facilities

Staff members help more than 6,000 Holocaust survivors live their lives in dignity, preserve personal stories.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/16/2015, 3:58 PM

Jewish Agency Delegation Visits Paris Jewish Community

A group of top Jewish Agency members were in Paris expressing solidarity with the local Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2015, 7:41 PM

Aliyah Figures at Highest in a Decade; France Leads the Way

26,500 new immigrants in 2014 with France leading for first time ever, and Ukraine immigration up by 190%, as aliyah continues to flourish.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2014, 2:00 PM

France Leads World Aliyah For the First Time Ever

Amid 'climate of anti-Semitism that is losing its taboo,' Jewish Agency notes France is currently leading world in immigration to Israel.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2014, 1:21 PM

French Jews Reenact 1947 'Illegal' Aliyah to Israel by Boat

Program strengthening French Jews' ties with Israel traces route of 'Hatikva', which tried to defy British ban on Jewish immigration.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Yashar, 7/7/2014, 1:10 PM

Jews Make Aliyah Amid Ukraine Airport Battles

Jewish Agency rescues six Jewish immigrants to Israel, despite Ukrainian and pro-Russian clashes at Donetsk airport.Ari Yashar, 5/27/2014, 6:29 PM

'To Our Enemies, Fighting Against Israel, Jews the Same'

Twenty years since Argentina bombing; Sharansky: 'We will not settle for anything less than bringing the perpetrators to justice.'Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2014, 4:03 PM

Despite Claims, Official Insists Ethiopian Aliyah Continues

Ethiopian Jewish community leader notes that despite reports that Aliyah has ended, dozens still arrive every month.Tova Dvorin and Ari Soffer, 3/9/2014, 10:38 AM

High-School Students Cite 'Life-Changing' Israel Experience

Naale Elite Academy program brings Jewish students for three years of study in Israel; thousands of graduates remain.Ari Yashar, 3/5/2014, 2:16 PM

Online Event Sees Israeli, Diaspora Leaders Unite

Online 'jam session' between Jewish community members in Israel and around the world fosters innovation, collaboration.Tova Dvorin, 2/18/2014, 1:15 AM