• A whole generation that's fighting for this country—for all of us to live in security and be free.

    Letters from the Front Lines

    A letter from Bar Artov from Mabueem, in the Regional Council of Merchavim. Bar is the daughter of Ile Artov, a graduate of Peoplehood 2 and member of the Partnership2Gether Steering Committee, and
    By Jewish Agency on 21 Jul 2014 / 23 Tamuz 5774
  • Today, we had puppet therapy at the Cheruv Absorption Center in Be’er Sheva.

    Keeping Life Normal in Southern Israel - At All Costs

    How can we help our small children, who waited so long for their summer vacation, to overcome their fears and disappointments? Ravit Elia-Leib, Director of Welfare and Social Services for Ethiopian
    By Jewish Agency on 21 Jul 2014 / 23 Tamuz 5774
  • “I am so proud of the staff that is committed to education and to values-based action at all times...It warms the heart that The Jewish Agency responds to us, and to others, in real time.”

    Youth Futures Mentors Providing Care 24/7 - Under Fire

    Berkeley is one of 95 Youth Futures Mentors living in southern Israel; together, they are trying to help 1,160 Youth Futures children get through Israel’s current crisis with as little emotional
    By Jewish Agency on 21 Jul 2014 / 23 Tamuz 5774
  • 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
  • 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 and Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption Minister Sofa Landver pose with a family of immigrants from France that arrived in Israel this evening.

    430 New Immigrants from France Arrive in Israel

    Undeterred by the security situation in Israel, hundreds of French Jews have come home: 430 new immigrants from France arrived in Israel today (Wednesday, July 16) aboard two special flights organized
    By Jewish Agency on 16 Jul 2014 / 18 Tamuz 5774