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Lapid Vows to Make 'Corrupt' JNF a Gov't Org

Yesh Atid chairman pledges to take billions of shekel from JNF and funnel it to social causes, housing crisis.Hezki Baruch, 2/10/2015, 11:36 AM

Agencies' Tiff Could Make Cost of Homes Skyrocket

Israel's housing market just got more expensive, after the JNF canceled an agreement with the Israel Lands Administration.Moshe Cohen, 10/30/2014, 12:13 PM

Ministry: Pest Attacking Sukkah Palm Branch Covers

The Agricultural Ministry on Monday warned Israelis to beware: the red palm weevil has infected many of Israel's palm trees.Yaakov Levi, 10/6/2014, 4:01 PM

JNF Raises $4 Million for Emergency War Help

The money will go, among other things, to set up mini-shelters, which will allow residents of southern towns some freedom.Moshe Cohen, 8/3/2014, 10:11 PM

Rampant Anti-Semitism to Blame for Shooting Attack

Is Anti-Semitism becoming a distinctly European phenomenon? Locals say yes - and so does the ADL.Tova Dvorin, 5/25/2014, 8:48 AM

Weinstein Bypasses Ministers, Supervises JNF

Attorney General effectively reversed a decision by that would have kept the JNF an independent organization.Moshe Cohen, 5/6/2014, 1:13 AM

Livni Law on JNF Supervision Goes Down to Defeat

A law proposed by Justice Minister Tzipi Livni to place the JNF under government 'supervision' was rejected by the government.Yaakov Levi, 5/4/2014, 5:34 PM

Video: JNF in Paris To Encourage Aliyah

JNF Deputy Chairman speaks about recent pro-Israel event, says French community suffers from anti-Semitism and assimilation.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/8/2014, 9:38 PM

Official: Pro-Israel Event 'Largest in Decades'

The Jewish National Fund on Sunday ran what spokesperson Efi Stenzler said was a very successful program in Paris.David Lev, 2/2/2014, 10:54 PM

Conference Says 'No' to French Anti-Semitism

JNF/KKL sponsors conference responding to escalating anti-Semitism in France presenting options for mass French Aliyah.Tova Dvorin, 2/2/2014, 11:24 AM

First Tree Planted in Ariel Sharon's Memory

JNF, WZO dedicate oak tree planting to Sharon, in annual tree-planting ceremony in the Golan Heights.Tova Dvorin, 1/13/2014, 7:42 PM

Canadian PM Sings After Announcing Israel Trip

Following announcement of first Israel trip in 2014, Stephen Harper sings classics at JNF gala dinner.Ari Yashar, 12/2/2013, 10:32 AM

Canada's PM Announces January Trip to Israel

At JNF event in Toronto, Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces he will visit Israel in January of 2014.Dalit Halevi and Elad Benari, 12/2/2013, 5:16 AM

Demonstrators Target JNF Event in Toronto

Protesters slam "Israeli apartheid" outside JNF annual dinner in Toronto.Elad Benari, 12/2/2013, 3:46 AM

JNF's CEO: We Are the Only Nation Linked to a Land

Arutz ShevaTV accompanied JNF Chief Executive Officer Russell Robinson during the national conference in Denver.Hezki Baruch, 10/28/2013, 3:13 AM

Anti-Semitic Attack: '20 Minutes of Dread'

JNF emissary was among Jews attacked by anti-Semitic gang in Australia. He shares his story.Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 1:02 PM

Protesters' ‘Long Live the Intifada’ at JNF Event

Protesters in Colorado praise the ‘Intifada’ outside JNF event. JNF organizers say, ‘we’re used to it.’Hezki Baruch, Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 10:14 AM

Zionism, With a ‘Big Z’

The big momentum in Jewish activism in America today, says Jewish National Fund CEO Russell F. Robinson, is the "Big Z" - Zionism.Chana Ya'ar, Yoni Kempinski, 7/29/2013, 4:35 PM

Shalit Visit to Canada Raises Eyebrows

B'nai Brith Canada suggests that Gilad Shalit is no hero and having him speak in Canada broadcasts a message of weakness.Arutz Sheva North America, 6/21/2013, 8:36 PM

'Lapid Hitler Photo Adds to Global Anti-Semitism'

JNF issues harsh condemnation after a photo was published on Facebook depicting Israeli Minister of Finance Yair Lapid as Adolf Hitler.Rina Tzvi , 6/19/2013, 5:14 PM

Clinton's '$500k Speech' Praises, Lectures Israel

In a sometimes rambling speech, an aging Bill Clinton praised Israel's high tech and lectured on the need for Israeli concessionsDavid Lev, 6/17/2013, 10:27 PM

JNF Withdraws from $500,000 Clinton Event

Following outrage in Israel and abroad, the Jewish National Fund says it won't pay former U.S. President $500,000 to speak at a gala.Elad Benari, 6/7/2013, 12:15 AM

Colorado Governor on Visit to Israel

Colorado Governor John Wright Hickenlooper is on Israel on a visit, and he planted a tree in the Jerusalem hillsDavid Lev, 4/14/2013, 9:20 PM

JNF: 2 Million Israelis, 750 Tons Trash

Millions of Israelis elected to stay home this Passover season and tour the nation’s wonders rather than travel abroad.Hana Levi Julian, 4/1/2013, 9:47 PM

JNF: It's Time to Work on Human Resources

The Jewish National Fund (JNF) has joined forces with Nefesh B’Nefesh to promote aliyah to Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/15/2013, 4:17 PM

Defense Against Gaza Terrorism: Trees

IDF brings back decades-old ‘defensive forestation’ strategy to protect Israelis from Gaza terrorists’ fire.Maayana Miskin, 1/25/2013, 12:24 PM

Video: JNF Celebrates Tu B'Shvat

The JNF launches its celebrations in honor of Tu B'Shvat, the New Year for Trees on which it is customary to plant trees.Yoni Kempinski, 1/22/2013, 6:16 AM

JNF: Hundreds of Thousands of Trees to be Planted

While Election Day has been getting all the publicity, another, more traditional event takes place this week as well – Tu BishvatDavid Lev, 1/21/2013, 1:43 AM

Hadassah President Plants Tree in New Forest

Marcie Natan, National President of Hadassah, and planted in Be'er Sheva the first tree in a forest dedicated to the Sandy Hook victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2012, 3:33 AM

JNF Fundraiser Disrupted by Pro-PA Riot in Berlin

A fundraiser last Thursday for the Jewish National Fund and Israeli House was disrupted by pro-Palestinian Authority anarchists in Berlin.Chana Ya'ar, 10/8/2012, 10:35 PM

JNF Reservoirs Helped Israel Through Drought

Arutz Sheva visits the JNF’s booth at the Cleantech exhibition, learns how JNF helped enrich Israel with 260 million cubic meters of water.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 7/4/2012, 4:12 AM

British Delegation Includes Pro-IDF Commander

JNF-UK sponsors visit to Israel of a British delegation, including Richard Kemp who testified in favor of the IDF.Elad Benari, 5/11/2012, 5:14 AM

Eldad: Why Did JNF Give in to Land Thieves?

MK Eldad demands to know why the JNF stopped a forestation project, warns that perhaps JNF donors should be encouraged to give elsewhere. Maayana Miskin, 3/7/2012, 1:10 PM

JNF Offers Lets Tourists Be ‘Forester for a Day’

A new Jewish National Fund (JNF) program allows tourists to be “forester for a day” and help prevent fires and keep Israel green. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/21/2011, 6:07 PM

British PM Quits as JNF Patron

British Prime Minister David Cameron has resigned as a Jewish National Fund patron. Pro-PA campaigners said he buckled to their pressure. Chana Ya'ar , 5/30/2011, 7:02 PM

JNF Trees to Protect Gaza Belt

The Jewish National Fund plans to help protect Gaza Belt towns in the Negev by planting trees to block terrorist visibility.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 5:02 PM

Students ‘Plant’ $18,000 for JNF

Thirty eighth-graders returned to the US Sunday after donating to the Jewish National Fund $18,000 they raised following the Carmel fire disaster.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/6/2011, 3:43 PM

PA to Uproot JNF Trees in Rawabi

Some 3,000 trees donated in 2009 by JNF to the new PA city of Rawabi, north of Ramallah, are to be uprooted by the developer.Chana Ya'ar, 2/9/2011, 6:56 PM

Hollywood Stars Plant in Israel

US movie stars, avoiding publicity and the usual artists’ call to boycott Israel, plant trees on “Hollywood Boulevard” in the Jerusalem Forest.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/26/2011, 9:23 AM

Will Carmel Forest Renew Itself?

INNTV visits the Carmel forest a week after the wildfire and speaks with JNF officials about its plans to renew the area.Yoni Kempinski, 12/13/2010, 3:15 AM

My Children's Children's Children

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Heckling at JNF Assembly

JNF Chairman Shtentzler after 'sabotaged' meeting: 'Someone is trying to take over the JNF by undemocratic means.' Gil Ronen, 10/14/2010, 9:08 PM

JNF Land Going to Arab Shepherds

The government watchdog group Ometz asks why state land is being distributed among Arab villages.Maayana Miskin, 5/16/2010, 6:59 PM

The Almond's Seductive Poison

Researchers at the University of Haifa-Oranim investigate why almond trees produce poison, when the purpose of flower nectar is to attract bees.Malkah Fleisher, 1/27/2010, 10:13 PM

Green Wedding Gift to the Arava

An Australian bride convinced her new husband to donate their wedding money towards a Jewish National Fund project to plant acacias in the Arava.Hana Levi Julian, 1/20/2010, 1:54 PM

Helping Jews Rebuild Homes

Alternative JNF? Fund, based on nickels and dimes - and more - of contributors worldwide will help Jews rebuild homes destroyed by security forces.Hillel Fendel, 12/7/2009, 11:26 AM

JNF Gift to PA May Boomerang

Troubles for the Blue Box: The Palestinian Authority has asked the JNF to keep a low profile on the Agency’s donations of trees for an Arab city. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/2/2009, 8:59 AM

JNF Donates Trees to PA

The JNF, an icon to Diaspora Jews who donate to Israel, has given the PA 3,000 trees. “The system has gone haywire,” says a JNF board member. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/30/2009, 9:28 AM

JNF Wall Honors Fallen Soldier

The Jewish National Fund (JNF) is building a Wall of Honor at Ammunition Hill in Jerusalem to honor soldiers who fell while defending the city. Zalman Nelson, 7/9/2009, 11:38 AM