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Federations and Jewish Agency to Provide Financial Assistance to Bulgaria Terror Victims

Thursday, July 19, 2012

The Fund for the Victims of Terror, operated by The Jewish Agency for Israel and made possible by contributions from Jewish Federations across North America, will provide financial assistance to Israelis wounded in the attack in Bulgaria and to the families of those killed... Read More

Jewish Federations Condemn Terror Attack in Bulgaria

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

A bus of Israeli tourists exploded in what was likely a terror attack in Bulgaria several hours ago, with various news outlets reporting seven people killed, and at least 20 wounded. The explosion occurred at the Sarafovo Airport in Burgas... Read More

Massacre in Toulouse

Friday, March 23, 2012, A Call From the Heart by Mrs. Eva Sandler

A Heartfelt Plea for Increased Light by Mrs. Chava (Eva) Sandler of Toulouse. Read More more

Jewish Federations Represented at Funeral for Victims of Toulouse Shooting

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Significant developments took place today following the killing on Monday of a teacher and three children at a Jewish school in Toulouse, France.   Read more. more

Tragedy in France

Join us in sending letters of support

JFFS joins the world in condemning the heinous attacks that claimed the precious lives of a Jewish educator and three young Jewish children, and terrorized students, faculty, and parents outside the Collège et Lycée Otzar HaTorah in Toulouse, France.  Learn how you can join in sending letters of condolence to the families. Read More more

Buy Israeli Goods Day

Friday, March 30 - Local and Online Worldwide

JFFS joins StandWithUs, the American Israel Chamber of Commerce and organizations worldwide in encouraging our community to buy Israeli goods on Friday, March 30th.  This campaign coincides with a planned, one-day global boycott of Israeli products coordinated by the Palestinian BDS (Boycott, Divest, Sanction) National Committee.  With Passover just around the corner, this is a perfect opportunity to prepare for the holiday and to stand up against delegitimizers of Israel. Read More


ISRAEL UPDATE:  Southern Israel Under Fire

March 13, 2012

Israel's south remained under fire for a sixth day, with more than 220 rockets fired from the Gaza Strip since March 9. The recent escalation was triggered by... Read More