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Help a Nine-Year-Old Win His Battle

Help a Nine-Year-Old Win His Battle

Moishe, 9, wants to be in yeshivah or outside playing ball with friends. Instead, these things have become distant memories and dreams.Sponsored Content, 05/08/2021 21:43
Anti-Semitism watchdog slams UK charity director for offensive posts

Anti-Semitism watchdog slams UK charity director for offensive posts

Director of British transportation charity denounced for tweets calling Israel "racist state" guilty of "massacres and ethnic cleansing."Dan Verbin, 03/08/2021 20:51
Historic level of London anti-Semitic incidents, charity reports

Historic level of London anti-Semitic incidents, charity reports

Community Security Trust records 201 incidents in May, calls incidents “utterly predictable and completely disgraceful.”Dan Verbin, 15/06/2021 16:15
UK Jewish charity for learning disabled hacked by pro-Palestinian activsts

UK Jewish charity for learning disabled hacked by pro-Palestinian activsts

Charity's Instagram page defaced with Palestinian flags, anti-Israel slogan and call for genocide against Jews.Dan Verbin, 27/05/2021 21:47
She Followed Her Instincts...And It Saved Her Son’s Life

She Followed Her Instincts...And It Saved Her Son’s Life

When Rochie Rydal’s son of thirteen years started to throw up after every meal several years ago, she almost chalked it up to a stomach bug.Sponsored Content, 27/04/2021 15:58
Widow of volunteer EMT: 'They say he had a kindness disorder'

Widow of volunteer EMT: 'They say he had a kindness disorder'

Revital Har Kesef, widow of emergency first responder killed in tragic accident during Passover, recalls her husband's 'kindness disorder'.Arutz Sheva, 13/04/2021 09:17
A Torah Thought on "giving and getting"

A Torah Thought on "giving and getting"

We all have thoughts about giving to and getting from others. This video teaches what Rabbi Eliyahu, the Gaon of Vilna, taught about it.Rabbi Reuven Spolter, 08/03/2021 16:41
Your opportunity to help 39 orphans get married

Your opportunity to help 39 orphans get married

39 penniless orphans are getting married, but at the moment, they don't have a dollar to their name. This is your chance to help!Sponsored Content, 02/12/2020 22:02
How do you know if you're still young?

How do you know if you're still young?

Rebbe Nachman writes this on Mother Sarah and us: 'This is the essence of perfection – to begin to live over and over again.'. How?Sivan Rahav-Meir, 12/11/2020 07:36
Olelim - The nutritional safety net for hungry children

Olelim - The nutritional safety net for hungry children

With tens of thousands of children lacking food security, Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky calls on public to support nutritional safety net for kids.Sponsored Content, 07/09/2020 11:52
Rejoicing before G-d

Rejoicing before G-d

Rejoicing before God is done intellectually and existentially – through prayer and Torah study.Torah MiTzion, 06/09/2020 11:00
Open letter to the Jewish community

Open letter to the Jewish community

What’s more important than providing a ‘close to homeless’ family, a roof over their head?Sponsored Content, 26/08/2020 08:56
How to help your local community during the pandemic

How to help your local community during the pandemic

No matter where you live, there's a way you can help your local community get back on its feet.Sponsored Content, 11/08/2020 08:39
"I love my Avital, I'll do anything for her. Let her live!"

"I love my Avital, I'll do anything for her. Let her live!"

Three month old baby born in Israel suffering from rare heart condition. Everyday she is in and out of surgeries, fighting for her life.Sponsored Content, 20/07/2020 15:04
Rav Asher Weiss: It’s a matter of saving lives

Rav Asher Weiss: It’s a matter of saving lives

Now, the family is in the worst possible situation, and Rav Asher Weiss has spoken on their behalf.Sponsered Content, 28/06/2020 17:04
When a crisis throws the middle class off the charts

When a crisis throws the middle class off the charts

Corona victims can be those who never imagined falling on hard times There are discreet ways for a neighborhood to help those who suddenly need funds for grocieries. David Bedein, 17/04/2020 15:20
Watch: “He Will Not Be Sick!”

Watch: “He Will Not Be Sick!”

Watch what happened when Rav Chaim Kanievsky was asked what donors to Vaad HaRabbanim’s cholim fund should merit in returnSponsored by Vaad HaRabbanim, 06/04/2020 23:23
Justice is impartial, not social

Justice is impartial, not social

No matter how well intentioned, charitable feelings should not be permitted to pervert justice and undermine its sanctity.  Leonard Grunstein, 13/03/2020 02:00
Monetary scandals

Monetary scandals

I need not and will not enumerate specific examples of this weakness, but all of us are aware of their existence and sad influence...Rabbi Berel Wein, 27/02/2020 10:07
Widow and mother of 13 needs your help after going blind

Widow and mother of 13 needs your help after going blind

Leah Frank, 60, raised her 13 children alone after her husband died. Now the rebbetzin, who manages kindergartens, is losing her eyesight.Sponsored Content, 21/01/2020 20:05
Family experiences unthinkable Shabbat morning tragedy

Family experiences unthinkable Shabbat morning tragedy

Five children’s lives were changed forever this month, when their mother Sima Chayun went to sleep on Friday night, and never woke up., 30/12/2019 21:38
Jerusalem's needy residents vote for their favorite doughnut

Jerusalem's needy residents vote for their favorite doughnut

In the spirit of elections, Colel Chabad polls guests and reminds us all what can be done for less than the price of a Hanukkah doughnutArutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2019 14:40
In Jersey City, blacks and Jews are working to increase harmony after shooting attack

In Jersey City, blacks and Jews are working to increase harmony after shooting attack

Two weeks after deadly shooting, blacks and Jews in Jersey City unite for holiday charity drive. 'We're all in this together.'Ben Sales, JTA, 25/12/2019 18:05
It’s not a miracle - it’s Pure Friendship

It’s not a miracle - it’s Pure Friendship

Meet 'Friendship Circle' - a special organization for special kids, which fosters a special bond between the child and the volunteer.Bernice Fogel, 09/12/2019 21:05
Last hours of Rabbi Arush's special campaign

Last hours of Rabbi Arush's special campaign

Watch: One of the students of the unique Jerusalem yeshiva explains about the special campaign to support Torah and HessedChut Shel Hessed, 27/06/2019 15:40
Jewish charity targeted by online harassment campaign

Jewish charity targeted by online harassment campaign

Arab users targeting Israeli Jewish charity succeed in forcing closure of charity's Facebook page for phony 'abuse' reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2019 11:13
A legend to the Israeli and Russian Jewish communities

A legend to the Israeli and Russian Jewish communities

Returning a debt of appreciation to Boris Kiderman - the caring Jew who did not ask for publicity, just to help. And help he did, raising tens of millions for the welfare of Israel and world Jewry. Zachary Silver, 12/04/2019 16:45
San Diego Jewish Academy breaks world record for sandwich-making

San Diego Jewish Academy breaks world record for sandwich-making

Jewish school makes 868 sandwiches in 180 seconds, waits for Guinness approval.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/04/2019 10:00
Anonymous entrepreneur restores Jewish cemetery in Poland

Anonymous entrepreneur restores Jewish cemetery in Poland

Anonymous donor spends hundreds of thousands to restore 19th century Jewish cemetery in town of Żywiec, Poland.JTA, 20/08/2018 22:33
Treasure at the Cave of Machpelah

Treasure at the Cave of Machpelah

Two millionaires who visited the Tomb of the Patriarchs decided on a unique act of charity to worshipers praying at the cave for livelihood.Hezki Baruch, 25/07/2018 17:40
Shabbat Shkalim:  I give, therefore I am

Shabbat Shkalim: I give, therefore I am

In this week’s D’var Torah, the Chief Rabbi explains how Jewish tradition teaches, “I give, therefore I am.”Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 12/02/2018 12:44
What is the purpose of wealth?

What is the purpose of wealth?

It is hard to remain humble when you are wealthy.Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 18/11/2017 23:07
Video: They deserve dignity

Video: They deserve dignity

Food cards - the preferred, dignified, cost effective, fastest and efficient method of providing meaningful appreciated food assistance.Infomercial, 19/09/2017 12:04
Ki Tavo: Continuous compassion

Ki Tavo: Continuous compassion

We most clearly demonstrate our attachment to Hashem through following in His ways, through acts of chesed. Rabbanit Shira Smiles, 08/09/2017 13:15
Watch: 10-year old orphan's message to Am Yisrael

Watch: 10-year old orphan's message to Am Yisrael

Betzalel and his nine siblings lost their father just days before Passover.Kupat Ha'Ir, 09/04/2017 19:41
The effects of the  tuition crisis in North America on Israel

The effects of the tuition crisis in North America on Israel

Tutition crisis in US Jewish schools affects donations to Israeli yeshivas, as parents struggle to afford tuition for their own children., 04/04/2017 19:05
Jewish teen donors top $1 million in giving

Jewish teen donors top $1 million in giving

Jewish teens donate more than $1 million during the 2015-16 school year, with nearly two-thirds going to Jewish organizations.JTA, 22/03/2017 20:35
Purim - a time for charity for those in need

Purim - a time for charity for those in need

Letter From Rav Chaim Kanievsky Regarding Matanot L'Evyonim Must Be Seen To Be BelievedKupat Ha'Ir, 10/03/2017 16:08
A unique form of charity in the grapefruit orchard

A unique form of charity in the grapefruit orchard

We joined Bar & Bat Mitzvah celebrators, high school kids as they set out to the field with Leket to volunteer in a unique form of giving.Yoni Kempinski, 03/03/2017 08:04
This Kallah Was Destitute, Until Rav Chaim Kanievsky Stepped In

This Kallah Was Destitute, Until Rav Chaim Kanievsky Stepped In

A story of chessed - 'Rav Chaim Kanievsky has personally vouched for Kupat Ha'Ir's campaign to help marry me off.'Kupat Ha'Ir, 14/02/2017 14:07
Chabad on Campus raises money to help fire victims

Chabad on Campus raises money to help fire victims

Chabad on Campus has launched an initiative to raise money to support areas damaged in the fires which raged across Israel last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/12/2016 17:26
Three children killed, one son disabled

Three children killed, one son disabled

A series of tragedies leaves a family bereft and in need of help.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2016 15:39
'He survived, but was put into a coma'

'He survived, but was put into a coma'

After a tragic car accident, Rabbi Ominer needs help covering the medical expenses his insurance doesn't cover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2016 21:22
Israeli medalist's name patch raises over $50,000

Israeli medalist's name patch raises over $50,000

Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi brings in $52,100 for charity in an auction for her Olympic name patch.JTA, 30/08/2016 05:37
Charity leases 'Pokemon Hunters' for needy

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, 23/08/2016 14:30
Bronze medalist Gerbi raising money for charity

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, 23/08/2016 13:25
Orphans of leading Kabbalist still struggling

Orphans of leading Kabbalist still struggling

Charity appeal: Daughter of late Kabbalist struggling to pay for upcoming wedding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2016 08:24
Christian-Jewish group helps Arabs on Ramadan

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, 09/06/2016 12:27
Special appeal: Building a family against the odds

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, 20/05/2016 09:56
British charity denies UK government cut its funds

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, 04/04/2016 03:16
'Do a Lady J – and do it right away!'

'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, 22/01/2016 11:41
Pack Charity Box, Let Needy Israelis Know You Care

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, 28/08/2015 07:34
Half of Clintons' Charity to Clinton Foundation

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, 05/08/2015 15:01
Leftists: No More Charity, the Poor Vote Likud

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, 22/03/2015 19:11
Fundraising Campaign for Victims' Families

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, 18/11/2014 21:15
Leading Rabbi Blasts Phone Charity Scam 'Crooks'

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, 22/10/2014 18:52
The NYTimes is Worried About "Orthodox Jewish Beggars"

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, 21/10/2014 21:09