200 Olim From France Are to Arrive in Israel Today

Tonite, 200 Olim from France are to arrive in Israel on a special flight chartered by the Federation-funded Jewish Agency. More than 3,000 French Jews are expected to make aliyah during July and August 2015—nearly as many as arrived throughout all of 2013.


PHOTO: French Jewish famil…

Save the Date: Live Webcast Featuring Prime Minister Netanyahu on August 4

SAVE THE DATE: LIVE WEBCAST FEATURING ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER NETANYAHU will take place Tuesday, August 4 at 1:00PM ET. Co-sponsored by Federations and the member organizations of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, the address will focus on the Iran nuclear a…

Federations and Philanthropy News Update, July 24, 2015

Jewish organizations across the country, including JFNA, weigh in on the Iranian nuclear agreement. You can find JFNA’s statement in full here.


Meanwhile, Federations are featured in Southern New Jersey; Birmingham; Cumberl…

Dr. Robert Satloff Webcast to Federations on Iran Available Online

Dr. Robert Satloff, leading Middle East expert and head of the Washington Institute, addressed 1,500 viewers on a Federation webcast on Iran. Videos of the webcast are now available to watch and share with your community. View the webcast.

Amid Turmoil, Federations’ Partners Are Lifeline for Greece’s Jews

AMID ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL TURMOIL IN GREECE and the highest prevalence of anti-Semitism since World War II, Federations’ partner agencies are a lifeline for the country’s 5,000 Jews.

Federation-funded JDC has provided the community with $1 million over the past 3 years to support mat…