Crisis Response

In times of crisis – whether in Israel, the former Soviet Union, or elsewhere in the world – The Fellowship is there, on the ground providing immediate assistance to the vulnerable Jewish communities we serve. Learn how The Fellowship has efficiently and effectively delivered aid to people when they need it most through our extensive network of staff, partners, and volunteers.

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Ukraine Crisis

When war erupted in Ukraine in 2022, The Fellowship was prepared. We continue to deliver essential aid like food and medication…

Yael Branovsky (IFCJ Staff) delivering IFCJ emergency package to elderly man.

Coronavirus Crisis

When the COVID-19 pandemic broke out in early 2020, it raised unprecedented challenges and difficulties throughout the entire world. The Fellowship acted immediately…

Three soldiers in uniform at the Gaza outpost.

Israel Crisis

Israelis are all too familiar with the threats posed by war and terrorism. But, thankfully, they know that when terror strikes – as well as during natural disasters like forest fires – The Fellowship will be there…

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Terror at Jerusalem Bus Stop

Stand for Israel  |  November 30, 2023
Two IDF soldiers and an armed civilian returned fire to kill both terrorists responsible for a terror attack in Jerusalem.
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The Beautiful Bomb Shelters of the Gaza Envelope

The Fellowship  |  November 29, 2023
Bomb shelters are a necessary reality in Israel, but there is beauty—and resilience—in painting them.
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You Give Him Strength

The Fellowship  |  November 29, 2023
“Suddenly, I heard a whistle. I understood that I had about three seconds. I thought that these might be my last seconds alive," says Amit, a soldier wounded in battle against Hezbollah.
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9-Year-Old Emily Hand Is Released, Only Speaks in Whispers

Stand for Israel  |  November 29, 2023
Now released, 9-year-old Emily only speaks in whispers after being “conditioned not to make any noise” by terrorists says her father.
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Many Thanks: 'We Came Out Strengthened'

The Fellowship  |  November 29, 2023
After providing a family of evacuees from Ashkelon with a purchase card and they sent us this moving thank-you note.
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Fighting Hamas Together

The Fellowship  |  November 28, 2023
A new olim family says they believe all of Israel will "come out of this as a stronger and more united people."
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Hamas Is a Plague

Bishop Paul Lanier  |  November 28, 2023
Bishop Lanier tells us how “there is a responsibility for those of us who remain to look and listen,” talking about the attacks on October 7.
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11 Hostages Released on Monday

Stand for Israel  |  November 28, 2023
This group of hostages finally returned home after 51 days in captivity—including nine children and two mothers.
Israeli soldier, hostages arrive, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan

Israelis Greet Newly Freed Hostages

Stand for Israel  |  November 27, 2023
More hostages return after being held in Gaza for weeks, and they are joyfully reuniting with loved ones, but the pain of those lost still remains.
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Survivors of Kibbutz Nir Oz Massacre Speak Out

Stand for Israel  |  November 26, 2023
Four residents of Kibbutz Nir Oz tell their stories of the terror that unfolded, and all the suffering endured on October 7.
Woman walking with an Israeli flag wrapped around her as she walks by fliers of people who are missing during the Israeli war.

Israeli Holocaust Survivors Call for Freeing of Hostages

Stand for Israel  |  November 25, 2023
Holocaust survivors in Israel call for all survivors to demand that hostages still in Gaza are immediately returned home.
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Why Surging Anti-Semitic Incidents Across the Globe Aren’t Reported

Stand for Israel  |  November 24, 2023
Only 79% of victims of anti-Semitic attacks report them and here are some reasons why.

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