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UJA-Federation of New York mourns passing of former UK Chief Rabbi

UJA-Federation of New York mourns passing of former UK Chief Rabbi

"The world has lost one of the great Jewish leaders of our time."Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2020 04:55
New coronavirus grants to aid Jewish schools and summer camps

New coronavirus grants to aid Jewish schools and summer camps

UJA-Federation of New York announces nearly $9 million in new COVID-19 relief grants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2020 14:47
More than 8,500 Passover meals delivered to vulnerable New Yorkers

More than 8,500 Passover meals delivered to vulnerable New Yorkers

UJA-Federation of New York providing more than 8,500 free Passover seder meals and kits to most impacted New York households.Nitsan Keidar, 07/04/2020 03:07
New York: Financial aid for Passover preparations

New York: Financial aid for Passover preparations

UJA-Federation of NY announces more than $23 million in grants and loans in response to COVID-19.Nitsan Keidar, 24/03/2020 05:06
Jeffrey Epstein gave $50,000 to UJA-Federation in 2017

Jeffrey Epstein gave $50,000 to UJA-Federation in 2017

Disgraced New York financier and registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein donated tens of thousands of dollars to local Jewish federation.Ben Sales, JTA, 14/07/2019 17:18
United Jewish Appeal to lend money to unpaid federal workers

United Jewish Appeal to lend money to unpaid federal workers

As longest federal government shutdown in American history drags on, UJA-Federation of New York offers interest-free loans to gov't workers.Canaan Liphshiz, JTA, 25/01/2019 14:29
UJA-Federation of NY delivers humanitarian aid to Puerto Rico

UJA-Federation of NY delivers humanitarian aid to Puerto Rico

Jewish federation brings NY firefighter stranded following massive hurricane back home in time for his son's wedding.JTA, 04/10/2017 01:15
Sanders: Repealing Trump healthcare proposal 'major victory'

Sanders: Repealing Trump healthcare proposal 'major victory'

Bernie Sanders calls withdrawal of GOP health bill ‘victory,’ Reform movement urges expanding coverage.JTA, 25/03/2017 20:14
NY federation campaign grows for 7th year

NY federation campaign grows for 7th year

North America’s largest Jewish philanthropy says its annual campaign revenue has increased for the seventh consecutive year.JTA, 21/07/2016 06:00
Trump conversion row raises concerns among US Jews

Trump conversion row raises concerns among US Jews

Leading American Jewish organization expresses concern over Israel's religious court system following rejection of rabbi's conversions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2016 21:47
UJA applauds New York Governor's anti-BDS moves

UJA applauds New York Governor's anti-BDS moves

UJA-Federation of New York lauds Governor Cuomo for directing state entities to divest all public funds supporting BDS.Ben Ariel, 06/06/2016 02:43
Empire State to go blue and white for Israel

Empire State to go blue and white for Israel

Celebrate Israel Parade is gearing up for a massive turnout in NYC, featuring a special Jewish unity event with parents of murdered teens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2016 19:27
Bar mitzvah boy unveils Israel's first mobile lab

Bar mitzvah boy unveils Israel's first mobile lab

Noah Helfstein of NYC uses $76,000 in bar mitzvah gift money to create 'Maker Bus,' letting disadvantaged Israeli kids use cool technology.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2016 19:05
$1.4 million for terror-struck J'lem businesses

$1.4 million for terror-struck J'lem businesses

UJA-Federation of New York announces emergency loans that businesses in terror-plagued capital can apply for to survive the storm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2015 19:31
Islamic Jihad & Mohammad Allan Are Supported By American Jews

Islamic Jihad & Mohammad Allan Are Supported By American Jews

Do American Jewish donors to organizations that support terror serve as "useful idiots"? In that case, the facts here must be brought to their attention. But If they know where their money is going, we have to call them out. Ronn Torossian, 20/09/2015 07:19
Jewish Groups Protest Outside UJA over NIF Support

Jewish Groups Protest Outside UJA over NIF Support

NY Jewish activist organizations came together Monday to protest UJA backing of the NIF, NIF's presence in Israel Parade.Cynthia Blank, 13/05/2015 09:41
New York Kicks Off Israel 66th Birthday Bash

New York Kicks Off Israel 66th Birthday Bash

New Yorkers celebrate the rich and complex culture, history, and people of Israel.Arutz Sheva, 04/05/2014 21:30
100 Shofars in New York Against BDS Groups

100 Shofars in New York Against BDS Groups

Watch video from protest in front of UJA building against three BDS groups invited to Israel Day Parade.Ari Yashar, 30/04/2014 15:08
Financing the Flames II: The NIF Parade Fracas

Financing the Flames II: The NIF Parade Fracas

The NIF Parade fracas pushes outraged Jewish groups to define mainstream. Edwin Black, 27/04/2014 05:31
The Changing of the Guards at Celebrate Israel Parade

The Changing of the Guards at Celebrate Israel Parade

As a result of significant demographic changes in recent years, World Jewry is in the process of a changing of the guards. Ron Jager, 20/04/2014 09:31
Eric Goldstein to be CEO of UJA-Federation of NY

Eric Goldstein to be CEO of UJA-Federation of NY

Partner in leading NY law firm and senior lay leader in UJA-Federation of New York, Goldstein will assume chief executive role in July 2014Arutz Sheva, 26/01/2014 19:33
UJA Releases Largest Diaspora Study Ever

UJA Releases Largest Diaspora Study Ever

The UJA-Federation of New York has released the data from the largest Jewish community study ever conducted outside the State of Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 12/06/2013 11:37
Poverty Increases Among New York's Jews

Poverty Increases Among New York's Jews

Poverty has risen dramatically in the New York Jewish community since 2002, according to a new UJA-Federation of New York report.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/06/2013 21:33
200-Person Delegation from UJA-Fed NY in Israel

200-Person Delegation from UJA-Fed NY in Israel

Senior Vice President, Mark D. Medin: It's "essential to be in Israel with a large delegation, to show our support."Eliran Aharon, New York , 14/04/2013 22:22
US Donation for Tzfat as Int’l Heritage Site

US Donation for Tzfat as Int’l Heritage Site

The UJA-Federation of New York is investing $250,000 in the city of Tzfat (Safed) to turn it into an international heritage site.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 22/10/2012 23:30
Russian-Speaking COJECO Added to UJA Federation

Russian-Speaking COJECO Added to UJA Federation

For the first time in 17 years, UJA-Federation of New York has added a new organization to its network, representing Russian-speaking Jewry.Chana Ya'ar, 24/09/2012 18:07
Knitting Club to Lower Stress for Kids in Sderot

Knitting Club to Lower Stress for Kids in Sderot

A 12 year old New York girl set up a therapeutic knitting class for kids in Sderot, to help them deal with the stress of Gaza terrorDavid Lev, 21/06/2012 12:26