• Amigour home hit by Gaza rockets in Netivot.

    Amigour Homes Hit By Gaza Rockets

    UPDATE: JULY 17, 2014: Tonight a Hamas missile fired from Gaza hit an apartment in an Amigour Home in Netivot. Luckily the apartment was empty and was about to be occupied in the near future. No one
    By Jewish Agency on 18 Jul 2014 / 20 Tamuz 5774
  • Running down to a bomb shelter in Ashdod's absorption center.

    From Anti-Semitism in Hungary to Sirens in Israel

    Since the rise of the Hungarian radical nationalist political party Jobbik, anti-Semitism has become common in Hungary and has spread from the minority to the majority.
    By נתן רועי on 17 Jul 2014 / 19 Tamuz 5774
  • A family of new immigrants from France receives their te'udot zehut (Israeli ID cards) from Minister of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption Sofa Landver and Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky today (Thursday, July 17) in Jerusalem.

    430 New Immigrants from France Receive Israeli ID Cards

    This afternoon (Thursday, July 17), 430 new immigrants who arrived in Israel last night from France received their te'udot zehut (Israeli ID cards) at a moving ceremony held by the Ministry of
    By Jewish Agency on 17 Jul 2014 / 19 Tamuz 5774
  • Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky presents Svetlana and Evelina Fumin, whose Sderot home was damaged by a rocket from Gaza last week, with financial assistance from The Jewish Agency's Fund for Victims of Terror.

    "Moving and Inspiring": Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky Visits Rocket-Battered Southern Israel, Conveys Solidarity and Support of World Jewry

    Jewish Agency Fund for Victims of Terror extends financial assistance to families affected by rocket attacks; Sharansky visits damaged home with shelter built by Jewish Agency subsidiary, presents
    By Jewish Agency on 14 Jul 2014 / 16 Tamuz 5774
  • 1,500 children enjoyed recreational activities at sites around Jerusalem today.

    Jewish Agency Takes More than 10,000 Children from Rocket-Battered Southern Israel for Rest and Recreation Activities Outside the Line of Fire

    1,500 children enjoyed recreational activities at sites around Jerusalem today. Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky met the children at Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo this afternoon. Sharansky:
    By Jewish Agency on 14 Jul 2014 / 16 Tamuz 5774
  • Israelis take cover in Tel Aviv as rocket siren goes off.

    The Movie You Haven't Seen

    For all the “movies we have already seen,” you haven’t seen this one. Watch it and weep. Weep for all that we have already lost and all that we may lose. Pray that this is all over soon and the
    By Misha Galperin on 10 Jul 2014 / 12 Tamuz 5774
  • A summer's day in Jerusalem.

    In Israel, A People United

    "Being here has reinforced my sense of peoplehood. We all share one destiny, as we are strengthened by one other." Chairman of the Board Charles Ratner writes from Jerusalem.
    By Jewish Agency on 09 Jul 2014 / 11 Tamuz 5774
  • The Jewish Agency for Israel mourns the passing of Edgar Bronfman

    The Loss of a Leader

    Edgar Bronfman was an energetic and devoted leader of the Jewish people
    By Avi Mayer on 25 Dec 2013 / 22 Tevet 5774
  • In her absence, the sculpture was unveiled by Helen Stone-Laor's (z"l) brothers Albert Wajs and Benjamin Weiss.

    Jerusalem: The Center of the World

    The title of the city's newest cultural landmark
    By Margot Saffer on 19 Dec 2013 / 16 Tevet 5774
  • Nelson Mandela, of blessed memory (1918-2013), painted by South African artist, Paul Blomkamp

    Nelson Mandela, Of Blessed Memory (1918-2013)

    Chairman Sharansky mourns Nelson Mandela's passing
    By Margot Saffer on 08 Dec 2013 / 5 Tevet 5774