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United Israel Appeal
Our Mission > United Israel Appeal (UIA), as part of The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA), is a link between the American Jewish community and the people of Israel An independent legal entity, UIA is responsible for the allocation and oversight of funds raised by U.S. Jewish Federation campaigns on behalf of Israel for use by its operating agent, the Jewish Agency for Israel, and for securing and monitoring U.S. grant funds for the immigration and absorption of Jewish refugees and humanitarian migrants to Israel from countries of distress. It is with the Jewish Agency as our partner, that UIA assists American Jews to fulfill their ongoing collective commitment to contribute to and participate in the upbuilding of the State of Israel.
program evaluations
The Jewish Agency for Israel conducts
program evaluations to continually improve program effectiveness and increase impact.
Learn more »
» Youth Futures 2006-2012 Evaluation
» Summary Evaluation of Ethiopian Olim in Absorption Centers
» Evaluation of Ethiopian Olim in Absorption Centers
» Youth Futures (2010-11 Summary of
all Reports)
» Youth Futures (2010-11 Collected Reports)
» MASA (2005-10 Alumni Study)
» Olim Evaluation Research
» Survey of FSU Aliyah Activities
» November 2012 Message from Richard Bernstein, UIA Chair
UIA handbook
» UIA Background
» UIA Board of Directors
» UIA Board Responsibilities
board of governors updates
» Notes on June 2014 Board of Governors
» Director General's Report to UIA
» IEF Overview
» JAFI Budget 1987-2013
» UIA IEF Properties
» Unity of Jewish People Resolution

Israel education fund (IEF)

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capital project spotlight
Grass Foundation The Alexander Grass
builds on
a legacy of commitment to strengthen Israel
Anderman Family The Anderman Family
and the Coopersmith Trust
invest today to
secure Israel's tomorrow
IEF Want your name to live
in Israel forever?
IEF donors are building the land
of Israel in a really big way.
Be part of the story »
program Spotlight negev Spotlight
In MASA grew by 15% in
2009-2010 when 9,400
young Jews spent extended
periods in Israel MORE »
Youth Futures Youth futures
In a community-wide
response, Youth Futures
is changing the equation
at-risk Israeli youth. MORE »
transforming the
It is time to finally transform Ben-Gurion’s
dream of the Negev into
reality, making it a vital
part of Israel MORE »

For more information about UIA contact:

Jeff Mittleman at or 212.284.6961