Chabad emissaries: 'No one should be alone during a hurricane'

Chabad emissaries: 'No one should be alone during a hurricane'

Hurricane Dorian makes its way to Florida coast as Jewish agencies prepare to help community.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/3/2019, 9:22 AM
Israeli group distributing relief to Venezuelan refugees

Israeli group distributing relief to Venezuelan refugees

IsraAID NGO distributing relief materials to thousands of refugees fleeing Venezuela in neighboring Colombia.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/21/2019, 7:04 PM
This Israeli NGO is bringing relief to America’s disaster areas

This Israeli NGO is bringing relief to America’s disaster areas

IsraAID volunteers expect to remain in Houston for another three months, and in Puerto Rico for another year.JTA, 10/28/2017, 7:15 PM
Houston Jewish community ravaged by Harvey’s torrential rains

Houston Jewish community ravaged by Harvey’s torrential rains

Majority of Jewish institutions in Houston area flooded, IsraAid involved in relief efforts to affected areas.JTA, 8/29/2017, 11:26 PM
Italian Jews, IsraAID help homeless earthquake victims

Italian Jews, IsraAID help homeless earthquake victims

Italian Jews join IsraAID in bringing help to people in central Italy who remain homeless after earthquakes last summer and fall.JTA, 1/6/2017, 4:10 AM
Israel aids flood victims, cancer patients, poor Latinos; world yawns

Israel aids flood victims, cancer patients, poor Latinos; world yawns

Israel extends "disproportionate" kindness to the world.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 8/29/2016, 8:36 AM
Israelis trapped in South Sudan civil war

Israelis trapped in South Sudan civil war

As fighting rages in the streets of Juba, an IsraAid team is blockaded in South Sudan. The organization is racing to save them in time.Rachel Kaplan, 7/12/2016, 3:16 PM
IsraAid to send team to Taiwan following quake

IsraAid to send team to Taiwan following quake

Following 6.4 magnitude earthquake in Taiwan on Saturday, IsraAid decided to send a search and rescue team to locate victims and survivors.Raphael Poch, 2/6/2016, 7:06 PM
Watch: Israelis help flood-stricken English city

Watch: Israelis help flood-stricken English city

IsraAid agency praised by local residents, officials for 'heartwarming' effort, flying thousands of miles to help Yorkshire.Ari Soffer, 1/10/2016, 5:14 PM
Israeli aid agency helps UK flood victims

Israeli aid agency helps UK flood victims

Four IsraAID volunteers travel to Leeds to begin repairing homes and distributing food to victims of devastating floods in the area.Cynthia Blank, 1/5/2016, 10:00 PM
Sean Penn hails Israeli humanitarian work

Sean Penn hails Israeli humanitarian work

Haiti is at a crucial turning point. Five years after the earthquake it can still use all the help it can get - and Israel is still helping.Raphael Poch, 12/1/2015, 9:27 PM
IsraAID Launches Fundraising Project for Nepal

IsraAID Launches Fundraising Project for Nepal

IsraAID to be one of the first Israeli groups on the scene with a team of rescuers, and they need Israeli and Diaspora help to pull it off.Gedalyah Reback, 4/26/2015, 10:37 AM
'Everyone in Vanuatu Loves Israel'

'Everyone in Vanuatu Loves Israel'

Israeli aid workers went to remote islands to help locals in aftermath of Cyclone Pam, and made a surprising find: they love Israel.Ari Yashar, 3/25/2015, 2:13 AM
Israeli Aid Agency Ups Support to Yazidi Refugees

Israeli Aid Agency Ups Support to Yazidi Refugees

IsraAID has already helped some 1,000 families forced from their homes by the Islamic State - but much more is still needed.Ari Soffer, 2/9/2015, 1:28 PM
Israeli Aid Helps Victims of Philippines Typhoon

Israeli Aid Helps Victims of Philippines Typhoon

IsraAID provides aid packages and medical relief to thousands left homeless by last week's devastating Typhoon Hagupit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2014, 3:29 PM
Israeli Aid Reaches Kurdish Refugees in Iraq

Israeli Aid Reaches Kurdish Refugees in Iraq

Beds, blankets and baby milk reach refugees forced to flee ISIS in Syria and Iraq, courtesy of IsraAID.Ari Soffer, 10/27/2014, 9:47 AM
Iraq: Israeli NGO Delivers Emergency Aid to Kurds

Iraq: Israeli NGO Delivers Emergency Aid to Kurds

IsraAID provides desperately-needed supplies to refugees from ISIS, including baby milk and blankets, as winter misery intensifies.Ari Soffer, 10/19/2014, 2:37 PM
Jewish, Israeli Groups Begin Aid to Philippines

Jewish, Israeli Groups Begin Aid to Philippines

American Jewish JDC and IsraAID work on response to devastating typhoon in Philippines. Israelis among the missing.Maayana Miskin, 11/10/2013, 7:34 PM
Israelis to Train South Sudan Social Workers

Israelis to Train South Sudan Social Workers

Israeli experts to fly South Sudan this week to train social workers on how to deal with gender-based violence aimed at girls and women.Chana Ya'ar, 2/29/2012, 12:42 PM
IsraAID to Help South Sudan

IsraAID to Help South Sudan

The Israel Forum for International Humanitarian Aid (IsraAID) will help the world's newest country get started.Chana Ya'ar, 7/10/2011, 9:16 PM
Israeli Aid Team Headed to Japan

Israeli Aid Team Headed to Japan

A team of doctors left Israel Saturday night, headed for Japan in response to an official request by the Tokyo government for aid from Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 3/20/2011, 10:45 AM
IsraAid Heads to Haiti, Again

IsraAid Heads to Haiti, Again

An IsraAid team is heading to Haiti Thursday night to check the progress of its programs as a new threat looms -- a cholera outbreak.Chana Ya'ar, 10/28/2010, 2:03 PM
Israeli Medic: 'Her Eyes Moved'

Israeli Medic: 'Her Eyes Moved'

Only the little girl’s eyes were moving, said IsraAID medic Alan Schneider. Jessica, 6, was rescued after being trapped for six days under rubble.Hana Levi Julian, 1/19/2010, 3:37 PM