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.

Woman holding her baby while standing next to an elderly Jewish woman.

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…


Gideon Ben Ami, founder of Pesia’s Kitchen, holding up sweet potatoes.

The Fellowship Combats Food Insecurity in Israel

The Fellowship  |  July 11, 2024
The Fellowship is partnering with Leket to help people living with food insecurity in the Holy Land.
Danny Gerkovich is the head of the volunteer fire department in the region of Kibbutz Kissufim, where he lives. On Oct 7, his daughter and her husband were burned to death in their own home on Kibbutz Kissufim while he was trapped by terrorists in his home in another part of the kibbutz. The photo was taken in front of his later daughter’s burned out home.

Standing Together and Spreading Light

Yael Eckstein  |  July 10, 2024
There are the brave Israelis who are serving their hurting community during the ongoing war with Hamas.
Security and rescue forces near the scene of where a rocket fired from Lebanon hit a car and critically injured two people near Nafah Junction, in the Golan Heights, July 9, 2024.

Israeli Parents Killed as Hezbollah Rocket Hits Their Car

Stand for Israel  |  July 10, 2024
Noa and Nir Baranes leave behind three children after losing their lives from a Hezbollah rocket attack in the north.
Israeli soldiers, Israel-Gaza border, southern Israel, Israeli flag

American IDF Soldier Fights for Truth on College Campuses

Stand for Israel  |  July 9, 2024
Sam Fried, an American IDF soldier, returns to the U.S. to defend Israel in a different way—by opening up conversations of truth and support for the Jewish people on U.S. college campuses.
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IDF Launches New Operation in Gaza City

Stand for Israel  |  July 8, 2024
The IDF is focusing on an operation in Gaza City to kill dozens of terror operatives and is uncovering terrorist weapons and interrogation rooms.
Released hostage Noa Argamani attends her mother funeral Liora Argamani, at the cemetery in Beer Sheva, southern Israel, on July 2, 2024.

Former Hostage Loses Her Mother to Cancer: 'Thank you for holding on'

Stand for Israel  |  July 3, 2024
Just three weeks ago, Noa Argamani was freed by an IDF rescue operation in Gaza, and now she says goodbye to her mother who battled cancer.
Police and rescue forces outside the scene of a stabbing attack in Karmiel, northern Israel, July 3, 2024

One Killed, One Wounded in Terror Stabbing in Northern Israel

Stand for Israel  |  July 3, 2024
Terror once again struck the Holy Land this Wednesday, when a terrorist stabbing attack killed one Israeli and seriously wounded another.
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IDF Chief in Gaza: ‘We're Wearing Down Hamas'

Stand for Israel  |  July 3, 2024
IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Herzi Halevi says Israeli troops are reaching their war goals of wearing down Hamas and stopping terror in Gaza.
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Loss and Hope During Wartime

The Fellowship  |  July 2, 2024
As most of Israel is hurting after October 7, it’s all the more important to care for Jewish people in need, like Ezra and Lily.
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Project Spotlight: Social Bank for Baby Food

The Fellowship  |  July 2, 2024
Fellowship-supported Social Bank for Baby Food distributes baby food boxes to families in need, especially those affected by war.
Daniel Kopilov, wounded IDF soldier wearing black shirt and black shorts, in wheelchair with amputated leg.

Faces of Iron: Daniel

Stand for Israel  |  July 2, 2024
“We came with The Fellowship to Israel. I remember the first day. Everything looked so beautiful.” Daniel came to Israel on a Fellowship aliyah flight as a boy. He fell in love with this country, his historic and biblical homeland, and the people there who welcomed him. And then, he nearly lost his life defending them from terrorists in Gaza. This wounded warrior stays strong, knowing that Christian friends of IFCJ stand with Israel and stand with him.
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Two Soldiers Killed in Gaza Combat

Stand for Israel  |  July 2, 2024
As the IDF carries out strikes over Khan Younis against terror targets, two brave heroes lost their lives.