Jews around the world had a day of mourning this week to commemorate the many tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people. You can learn more about the history of this day by taking our quiz on Tisha B’Av now.
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A Russian schoolteacher saved the life of one of his Jewish students during the Holocaust by posing as her father.
On August 1, 1944, Anne Frank wrote the final entry in her diary. This year, the mournful Jewish holy day of Tisha B'Av falls on this same day.
The Fellowship continues to fund hot meals, bus rides, and school security systems for school children who attend World ORT schools in the former Soviet Union (FSU). We received this touching video from the children who benefit from this program. World ORT estimates that 20 percent of students wouldn’t be able to attend ORT schools without The Fellowship’s aid and commitment.
An employee of the Fellowship-supported JDC reflects on the poverty and pain he witnesses among so many Jewish elderly, and how The Fellowship's faithful friends provide much-needed love and care.