Children of bereaved families celebrate transition to adulthood

FIDF co-organizes 'Legacy' bar and bat mitzvah trips to the US for children of bereaved families. 'The purpose is to make them smile again.'Tomi Shtokman, IDF website, 9/6/2018, 12:26 PM

5,000 lone soldiers have 'fun day' at water park

Friends of the IDF bring thousands of lone soldiers to Israel's largest water park.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 10:20 PM

From Holocaust to independence

FIDF supporters travel to Poland, Israel, with Holocaust survivors and IDF officers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2018, 7:57 AM

Friends of IDF raise $7.5 million to support Israel's defenders

Record amount raised by FIDF at Central Region Summer BenefitArutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2017, 9:41 PM

'The Holocaust is the price we paid for not having a state'

Bennett tells Atlanta Friends of IDF gala that Memorial Day is the price for having a state, but the price for not having one is greater.Gary Willig, 5/9/2017, 9:55 PM

Trump made pledge to Friends of the IDF, someone else paid

Someone else paid Donald Trump’s pledged contribution to the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces.JTA, 7/15/2016, 4:11 AM


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New Record: 104 Soldiers Make Aliyah in One Flight

The IDF is to get 104 new soldiers on a single aliyah flight; 120 children to arrive on same plane.Maayana Miskin, 8/14/2011, 6:37 PM

US Army Vets Surprised to Find Israel a 'Beautiful Country’

Wounded US Army vets visiting Israel are surprised that instead of finding a “terror-stricken country, we stood in front of a beautiful country.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/3/2010, 10:20 AM