For Jewish American Heritage Month, celebrated during May, Rabbi Eckstein was in Washington, D.C., yesterday to receive an award from Congress.
IFCJ in the News
This week, 240 new olim (immigrants to Israel) made aliyah to the Holy Land aboard the latest Fellowship Freedom Flight.
The Fellowship continues to provide aliyah (immigration to Israel) for Venezuela's Jews who seek to escape anti-Semitism, a failing economy, and food shortages.
The Lions of the North air defense battalion, which is one adopted by The Fellowship and our faithful supporters, was responsible for downing a Syrian drone that encroached on Israeli territory in the Golan Heights.
Rabbi Eckstein writes that Holocaust Remembrance Day, which begins Sunday at sundown, is not just a day for remembering those who were lost, but for helping those who survived.