News and updates about IFCJ

73% of Ukrainian Jews will need to choose between food and heat

Survey of Ukrainian Jewry shows desperate winter ahead; IFCJ to provide $6.5 million towards heat, food, and supplies for winter months.

73% of Ukrainian Jews will need to choose between food and heat

IDF lone soldiers from Ukraine reunited with their families for Rosh Hashanah

IFCJ brings lone IDF soldiers from Ukraine together with their families for the holidays.

IDF lone soldiers from Ukraine reunited with their families

Ahead of holiday, organization delivers 28m in food and support

Ahead of Rosh Hashanah holiday, IFCJ distributes 28 million shekel in support to Israel's needy.

Ahead of holiday, organization delivers 28m in food and support

IFCJ celebrates special 100th birthday for seniors

Holocaust survivors and other senior immigrants celebrate their 100th birthdays in a joint birthday party organized by IFCJ.

IFCJ celebrates special 100th birthday for seniors

Children from impoverished families to get vouchers for school supplies

Survey conducted in partnership with Geocartography finds 25 percent of Israeli parents unable to afford basic school supplies.

Children from poor families to get vouchers for school supplies

Tel Aviv: New homeless shelter to offer home for substance abuse victims

Tel Aviv – Jaffa municipality dedicates 'Homeless Shelter by the Sea' in memory of Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein.

New homeless shelter to offer home for substance abuse victims

Israeli city battered by rockets receives new emergency control unit

Responding to latest rocket fire from Gaza, IFCJ donates new Ashkelon emergency control unit.

City battered by rockets receives new emergency control unit

Israel inaugurates first-ever fleet of emergency electric bicycles for first responders

IFCJ and United Hatzalah inaugurate Israel’s first fleet of emergency electric bicycles.

Israel inaugurates first-ever fleet of emergency electric bikes

IFCJ scraps Jerusalem outreach center

Late founder Eckstein dreamt of center to train anti-BDS ambassadors.

IFCJ scraps Jerusalem outreach center

250 Ukrainian immigrants arrive in Israel

250 new immigrants arrived from the Ukraine Tuesday with the assistance of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ).

250 Ukrainian immigrants arrive in Israelplayer

Humanitarian aid to be distributed to Jews in FSU

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews pledges $52 million in food and medicine to elderly Jews living in the former Soviet Union.

IFCJ, JDC to distribute humanitarian aid to Jews in FSU

Jewish immigrants flee Ukrainian civil war

As tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine, 211 new immigrants from Ukraine will land tomorrow at Ben Gurion Airport.

Jewish immigrants flee Ukrainian civil war

More Jews from Ukraine seeking to move to Israel

IFCJ has received 1,700 new inquiries the past month from Ukraine Jews about making aliyah, expects demand to grow if strife continues

Amid rising tensions in Ukraine, Jews seeking to move to Israel

Brazilian evangelists - Israel's next great ally?

IFCJ launches a new campaign to raise Israel support among growing evangelical community in Brazil, which is world's largest following US.

Brazilian evangelists - Israel's next great ally?

Watch: Interview with Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

From today's edition of ILTV. An interview with the president of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews.

Watch: Interview with IFCJ president Rabbi Yechiel Ecksteinplayer

IFCJ hopes to make aliyah more inviting

Revamping the immigration and absorption process has been something that has been needed for decades. IFCJ explains how they aim to do so.

Jewish-Christian fellowship hopes to make aliyah more inviting

172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

Ukrainian immigrants welcomed home after experiencing the horrors of the civil war in Donetsk.

Safe Landing: 172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

Anti-Iran Deal Campaign Warns 'Annihilation Looms'

Interfaith campaign taps millions of Christians in US to demand Congress drop the deal, with viral video and millions of e-mails.

Iran Deal: American Christians Warn 'Annihilation Looms' for USplayer

Condemnation of Church Arson Continues to Pour In

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein of International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ), slams arson as 'a product of xenophobia.'

Condemnation of Church Arson Continues to Pour In

100 Ukrainian Jews Land in Israel

IFCJ brings Ukrainians fleeing violent Russia-Ukraine conflict in Donetsk to find new homes in central Israel.

Out of the Battle Zone: 100 Ukrainian Jews Land in Israelplayer

IFCJ Donates $650,000 to Ukrainian Jewry

Emergency funds to bolster security, supplies to Jews caught in the line of fire between Kiev, pro-Russian rebels.

IFCJ Donates $650,000 to Ukrainian Jewry

Jewish Refugees from Ukraine Immigrate to Israel

226 new Ukrainian immigrants arrived at Ben Gurion International Airport Monday afternoon; greeted by celebratory ceremony.

Jewish Refugees from Ukraine Immigrate to Israelplayer

Emergency Aid Sent to Ukrainian Jewish Refugees

As Rosh Hashana approaches, some 5,000 Jews remain homeless, despite ceasefire between government and pro-Russian forces.

Emergency Aid Dispatched to Ukrainian Jewish Refugees

Summer Camps Says 'No Thanks' to Christian Aid

Criticism from rabbis led to cancellation of IFCJ's aid to summer camps. The cash will go to a special needs village instead.

Ministry of Ed. Summer Camps Say 'No Thanks' to Christian Aid

Leading Rabbi: Evangelists More Exalted than Cyrus

Rabbi Eliezer Melamed says US evangelists deserve love and respect for assisting Israel with no strings attached.

Leading Rabbi: Evangelists More Exalted than Persia's Cyrus

IFCJ Fires Back at Samaria Rabbi in Funding Feud

Samaria's regional rabbi attacks Education Ministry for taking money from Christians, says they seek control over Israel.

Christian Group Fires Back at Samaria Rabbi in Funding Feud

Rabbis: Stay Away from Jewish-Christian Group

The Binyamin Region Rabbinical Council instructed schools in the region to reject program funding from a Jewish-Christian group of donors

Rabbis: Stay Away from Jewish-Christian Group's Money

New Fund Will Protect World Jewry

The IFCJ and Jewish Agency have partnered with the Friendship Fund to raise funds to protect Jewish communities from rising anti-Semitism.

New Fund Will Protect World Jewry

IFCJ, New Israel Fund Sued by Divorced Fathers

Divorced Israeli fathers file multi-million dollar U.S. lawsuits against funds, Israeli government, women's groups.

IFCJ, New Israel Fund Sued by Divorced Fathers

IFCJ Marks Ten Years

IFCJ holds special conference in the Knesset and talks about Christian support for Israel.

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews Marks Ten Yearsplayer

IFCJ Unfazed by Scandal

Int'l Fellowship of Christians and Jews claims no knowledge of embarrassing exposes in Israel regarding a flagship anti-violence project.

Christian-Jewish Org Unfazed by Scandal Surrounding Project

R. Elyashiv: Refuse IFCJ Money

Venerated rabbi adds his voice to those who say that ICFJ supports missionary activity.

Rabbi Elyashiv: Refuse Money from IFCJ