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Tag: Jewish Federations
November 11, 2014 | 2:58 pm
July 19, 2012 | 12:11 pm
For Immediate Release:
Contact Josh Berkman, Jewish Agency
Jewish Federations, Jewish Agency to Provide Financial Assistance to Burgas Victims
New York, NY; July 19, 2012—The Jewish Agency for Israel’s Fund for the Victims of Terror will provide...
December 21, 2010 | 10:53 am
The Jewish Federations of North America said the federation system will distribute $2.4 million to help Israel recover from the Carmel Mountain fire.
JFNA, the umbrella organization of the more than 150 Jewish federations in North America, made the announcement Monday.
December 6, 2007 | 7:00 pm
January 6, 2005 | 7:00 pm
When it comes to helping victims of the Southeast Asian tsunami, the American Jewish World Service (AJWS) is taking the adage, "teach a man how to fish," quite literally.
As part of its long-term relief efforts for victims of the Dec. 26 tragedy, the group is working with its...