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Charity leases 'Pokemon Hunters' for needy

Israeli charity organization Hasdei Naomi has a new idea to raise funds for the needy this Rosh Hashannah: Hiring out "Pokemon Hunters."Tal Polon, 8/23/2016, 2:30 PM

Bronze medalist Gerbi raising money for charity

Judoka Yarden Gerbi is auctioning off her name patch from the Olympics to raise money for the children's oncology ward at Ichilov hospital.Shai Landesman, 8/23/2016, 1:25 PM

Orphans of leading Kabbalist still struggling

Charity appeal: Daughter of late Kabbalist struggling to pay for upcoming wedding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 8:24 AM

Christian-Jewish group helps Arabs on Ramadan

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews to provide hundreds of thousands of shekels in food vouchers to needy Arab families.JTA, 6/9/2016, 12:27 PM

Special appeal: Building a family against the odds

Severely disabled, Yitta Miriam is determined to build a life for herself, together with her husband-to-be; but they need your help.Arutz Sheva Appeal, 5/20/2016, 9:56 AM

British charity denies UK government cut its funds

War on Want denies reports the British government cut off its funding due to anti-Israel activities.Ben Ariel, 4/4/2016, 3:16 AM

'Do a Lady J – and do it right away!'

An evening of tribute is held in Jerusalem to Lady Amelie Jacobovits, featuring a film and book in her memory.Rochel Sylvetsky, 1/22/2016, 11:41 AM

Pack Charity Box, Let Needy Israelis Know You Care

Arutz Sheva visits Pantry Packers to learn how they bring visitors together to prepare food crates for the poor and receive a life lesson.Yoni Kempinski, 8/28/2015, 7:34 AM

Half of Clintons' Charity to Clinton Foundation

Hillary Clinton's campaign lauds charity in publishing tax return - but half of it went to her own Foundation.Ari Yashar, 8/5/2015, 3:01 PM

Leftists: No More Charity, the Poor Vote Likud

After election defeat, the latest trend among leftists is the call to stop donating to the poor, because they supported the Right.Gil Ronen, 3/22/2015, 7:11 PM

Fundraising Campaign for Victims' Families

Arutz Sheva learns how the tragedy in Jerusalem led one intrepid resident to pull together Jews in supporting the families left behind.Ari Yashar, 11/18/2014, 9:15 PM

Leading Rabbi Blasts Phone Charity Scam 'Crooks'

When an unknown solicitor – live or via a recording – calls up asking for money, just hang up, says Rabbi Benzion Mutsafi.Moshe Cohen, 10/22/2014, 6:52 PM

The NYTimes is Worried About "Orthodox Jewish Beggars"

The Times should be wondering at Jewish generosity, not just worrying about those who ask for it. Ronn Torossian, 10/21/2014, 9:09 PM

Confused by Charity? There's a Guide for That

Philanthropy 101 guide to provide guidelines for donating money to charity - where, when, and how.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2014, 5:57 PM

'When Life Gives You Cancer...'

What did a 15 year old with his whole life ahead of him do when he was diagnosed with terminal cancer? Raise nearly $6 million dollars.Ari Soffer, 5/14/2014, 9:54 PM

Comptroller: Govt. Failing to Feed the Hungry

State Comptroller Yosef Shapira released a report that slammed the state's nutritional assistance to poor Israelis, calling it insufficient.Moshe Cohen, 4/7/2014, 7:26 PM

Jewish Center in Brazil Caters to Community Poor

Chabad opens new center for Ten Yad social services program, to serve over 8,000 poor in one of Brazil's largest cities.Tova Dvorin, 12/10/2013, 10:43 AM

Meir Panim Serves Hot Food Seasoned with Kindness

Restaurant-style soup kitchen in northern Israel provides those in need with nutrition - and dignity.Meir Panim, 11/21/2013, 2:25 PM

Colel Chabad Kindness: Packing Food for the Needy

Colel Chabad officially opened its new "Pantry Packers" facility in Jerusalem on Friday.Yoni Kempinski, 10/16/2013, 4:46 AM

MK in Row with Hareidim Over Cleaning

MK Dov Lipman criticized after suggesting that yeshiva students, during their break, should help clean the streets as an act of chesed.Arutz Sheva North America, 4/5/2013, 11:30 PM

Sometimes, Relief is a Queen Esther Costume

Leading relief organization, Meir Panim, enables Israel’s neediest children to celebrate with joy.Arutz Sheva, 2/7/2013, 9:40 PM

Charities Unite to Distribute Thanksgiving Meals

The UJA-Federation of New York teamed up with Catholic Charities this year to distribute food to the needy in time for Thanksgiving.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/22/2012, 3:52 PM

Vayera: Selfishness is Cruelty

The lessons of Sodom easily are transferred to the context of today.Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 11/1/2012, 9:16 AM

Rosh Hashannah ‘Card’ Saves Families from Hunger

A Rosh Hashannah greeting card from the Meir Panim foundations carries a double meaning – a greeting plus a shopping debit card. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/19/2012, 1:54 PM

Days of Awe Begin Sunday Evening

"Repentance, prayer and charity will avert evil decrees" and bring each of us closer to what G-d intended for man to be. Shana Tova to all.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2012, 12:32 PM

Jewish Philanthropist Sami Rohr Passes Away at 86

Prominent Jewish philanthropist Sami Rohr passed away Sunday in South Florida at the age of 86. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/7/2012, 2:58 PM

Charity Organizations Demand Help

Charity organizations in Israel gathered for emergency conference, called on the government to help fight food insecurity.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 5/17/2012, 7:15 AM

Jews Provide Hunger Relief to Children in India

Jews from around the world will participate in a hunger relief project aimed to benefit disadvantaged children in India.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/7/2012, 5:54 PM

NY Jewish Community Sets Guinness World Record

The UJA-Federation of NY set a Guinness World Record making 1,660 sandwiches in one hour to be donated to feed the hungry. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/3/2012, 1:44 PM

Welfare Ministry, NGOs Clash over Passover Aid

The topic of aid for needy families on Passover has become a touchy one, with the Welfare Ministry and food charities trading accusations. Maayana Miskin, 4/3/2012, 12:54 PM

What Preserves Israel?

What or whom should we credit with the preservation of the Jewish state?Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 11/19/2011, 10:07 PM

Helping Families Avoid Poverty

Paamonim, which helps families attain financial health instead of simply giving them alms, has received the President’s Volunteerism Award.Hillel Fendel, 8/10/2010, 6:35 PM

Non-Profits are Now Transparent

For the first time, Israeli non-profit organizations (NPOs) – of which there are some 29,000 – will be nearly 100% “transparent” to the public. Hillel Fendel, 8/3/2010, 11:59 AM

Jewish Communal Fund Losing Donors due to Support for New Israel Fund?

Do NIF donors know that their money is funding actions that can lead destruction of the State? One of them seems to have realized that. Ronn Torossian, 4/9/2015, 9:16 AM

Jews Helping Jews

Be "with" the person needing help.Rabbi Moshe Travitsky, 5/9/2014, 5:17 AM

Torah Lights on Sukkot

Torah from Efrat in Gush Etzion, the Judean Hills.Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, 9/27/2012, 5:36 PM

Parshat Re’eh: True Kindness

The truest form of charity is to provide without discrimination. This means that we leave it to the poor to decide what is important and what is not. Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 8/5/2010, 1:19 PM