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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

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

Ethiopian Jews who haven't seen their families in decades reunited in Israel

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, Israeli ministries bring 150 Ethiopian Jews to Israel

Ethiopian Jews reunited with family in Israel after decades

Food security program, including infant formula, added to national budget

Food security pilot program officially added to national budget, with 155 million NIS annual support.

Food security program, including infant formula, added to budget

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

Soldiers stationed in Golan Heights celebrate Hanukkah with volunteers

Soldiers from 'Sufa' Battalion stationed in Golan Heights celebrate with volunteers from IFCJ, Yahad for the Wellbeing of Israel’s Soldiers.

Soldiers in Golan Heights celebrate Hanukkah with volunteers

New budget includes more funds to help feed impoverished families

Budget passage to free up critical funding for food security program.

New budget includes more funds to help impoverished families

South American immigrants arrive in Israel after 40 days in limbo

Forty days after they were scheduled to fly, 137 South American immigrants finally land in Israel.

South American immigrants arrive in Israel

31 Brazilian Jews immigrate to Israel - and go straight into quarantine

After several canceled flights, 31 Brazilian Jews zigzag their way to new homes in Israel.

Overcoming hurdles, 31 Brazilian Jews immigrate to Israel

IFCJ donates $2 million in equipment to manage coronavirus outbreak to Israeli hospitals

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews donates $2 million for lifesaving equipment to help Israel fight coronavirus.

Israel to receive $2 million in coronavirus equipment

Campaign to illuminate Hanukkah for Israel’s elderly population

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews tackles plague of loneliness among Israel’s elderly population by bringing Hanukkah joy.

Campaign to illuminate Hanukkah for Israel’s elderly population

Protecting first responders on the Gaza border

Emergency response units near Gaza receive hundreds of protective vests from International Fellowship of Christians and Jews.

Protecting first responders on the Gaza border

Aliyah from Lubavitcher Rebbe's apartment 25 years after passing

Cohen family left lives in France, but also special home, that of Lubavitcher Rebbe's mother in Paris, 25 years after Rebbe's passing.

Aliyah from Lubavitcher Rebbe's apartment 25 years after passing

Pro-Israel Christian organization renews ties with Jewish Agency

Jewish Agency and International Fellowship for Christians and Jews renew collaboration after 5-year split.

Pro-Israel Christian organization renews ties with Jewish Agency

Hungary: Jews come to Israel after 13% increase in anti-Semitism

International Fellowship of Christians and Jews brings first Hungarian Jews to Israel.

Hungary: Jews come to Israel after 13% increase in anti-Semitism

Rabbi Carlebach's daughter visits father's destroyed village

Dari Carlebach, accompanied by daughter of Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, visits ruins of her father's home in Mevo Modi'in.

Rabbi Carlebach's daughter visits father's destroyed villageplayer

Ahead of Independence Day, 220 new immigrants from Ukraine

Another 37 new olim from other countries including Uruguay, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Brazil, Venezuela and France come also come this week.

Ahead of  Independence Day, 220 new immigrants from Ukraine

'I know that the IDF is strong, and I'm happy to be here'

Undaunted by security threats, new immigrants settle in Gaza periphery.

'I know that the IDF is strong, and I'm happy to be here'

243 olim arrive in Israel, continuing legacy of Rabbi Eckstein

“This flight from Ukraine is one of the best ways to preserve the memory of my father and demonstrates that we are continuing in his path.”

243 olim arrive in Israel, continuing legacy of Rabbi Eckstein

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein passes away

Rabbi Eckstein, president of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, passes away Wednesday at age 67.

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein passes awayplayer

Last 250 immigrants in 2018 include deputy mayors, pool champ

250 new immigrants arrive in Israel, including two deputy mayors and a billiard champion.

Last 250 immigrants in 2018 include deputy mayors, pool champ

'We saw soldiers who were sweating and tired'

Over 4,170 soldiers stationed near Gaza receive refresher packages from the International Fellowship Vehicle.

'We saw soldiers who were sweating and tired'

Amid rising Gaza tensions, over 200 immigrate to Israel

Over 200 from Brazil, Ukraine, Argentina, immigrate to Israel as Hamas fires rockets at Israel.

Amid rising Gaza tensions, over 200 immigrate to Israel

First time in Israel: Drone to prevent infiltrations into town

Residents of Efrat introduce Drone that will help locate and prevent terror infiltrations into the community.

First time in Israel: Drone to prevent infiltrations into townplayer

New immigrants celebrate Hanukkah at Ben Gurion airport

208 new immigrants from Ukraine celebrate first Hanukkah in Israel.

New immigrants celebrate Hanukkah at Ben Gurion airport

'Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel'

Marking 70 years after UN partition vote on Israel, 201 immigrants arrive from Ukraine.

'Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel'

'We will not rest until every Jew wishing to immigrate is here'

227 new immigrants arrive in Israel and celebrate Israel Aliyah week in their real home.

'We will not rest until every Jew wishing to immigrate is here'

Russian rabbi: Providing aid does more for us than for others

International organizations provide food and clothes for the holiday to needy families in Israel, Russia, Ukraine.

Russian rabbi: Providing aid does more for us than for others

Ukrainian children to start first grade in Israel

120 new immigrants arrive in Israel from Ukraine, 9 of them start first grade in Israel.

Ukrainian children to start first grade in Israelplayer

Interfaith fellowship to fund Israeli summer camps

International Fellowship for Christians and Jews provides summer camp subsidies for 11,000 of Israel's poorest children.

Interfaith fellowship to fund Israeli summer camps

81% of Israelis in poverty believe they will always be poor

New survey shows 4 out of 5 Israelis living in poverty believe that their economic situation will not improve.

81% of Israelis in poverty believe they will always be poor

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.

Christian-Jewish fellowship helping Israeli Arabs during Ramadan

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?

1 in 3 seniors gives up heat, food or medicine

Friendship Fund survey finds worrying situation: Hundreds of thousands of elderly forsake basic needs due to financial difficulties.

1 in 3 senior citizens gives up heat, food or medicine

US Black Churches Rally in Support of Israel

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein invokes historic black-Jewish alliance of Civil Rights movement to rally congregants for continued Israel support.

US Black Churches Rally in Support of 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