Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein was recently awarded the Partnering with Colel Chabad to Make Miracles Happen award by Fellowship partner Colel Chabad for his extensive work on behalf of The Fellowship to aid Holocaust survivors and Jewish people in need:
Also being honored was Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, the founder and president of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, which is headquartered in Chicago and Jerusalem. Rabbi Eckstein’s offered a personal perspective as he accepted the “Partnering with Colel Chabad to Make Miracles Happen” award. Rabbi Eckstein’s exceptional generosity and largess is legendary. As a proud benefactor of the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF), Rabbi Eckstein also partners with a litany of worthy charities that help Holocaust survivors and others who are face difficult challenges on the trajectory of life…
In a video presentation, Colel Chabad celebrated their 15-year partnership with Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews in helping to feed Israel’s hungry–especially the elderly, the infirm and Holocaust survivors.
“I come here every year from Jerusalem, because of all the organizations that we partner with, there is non that is as special as Colel Chabad. Over the last 15 years we have given tens of millions of dollars to Colel Chabad for the outstanding work that they do as Israel’s premiere social service network. I remember when this dinner only had a few hundred people attending and each year the crowd swells and each year there are more and more people supporting this amazing cause.”