Our Global Work

More than 400 rockets hit southern Israel in less than 24 hours, 1 dead

One person was killed and two seriously injured after a rocket fired from Gaza landed on an apartment building in southern Israel as the country remained under siege from rocket fire for a second day. Read more.

Sheriff probing California shooting cites lessons from Pittsburgh tragedy

A sheriff investigating Thursday’s fatal mass shooting in Los Angeles says his experience speaking in Pittsburgh last week helped prepare him. Read more.

America's favorite charities

JFNA, JDC and UJA-Federation of New York are listed among the favorite 100 charities in the nation. Read more.

Partnering to spur giving

The Jewish Agency for Israel’s Partnership2Gether program, created with Jewish Federations, is praised as a unique opportunity for people to see their donations in action while establishing deep bonds between North America and Israel. Read more.

U.S. synagogues wrestle with new security challenges after Pittsburgh

In her 30 years as a rabbi, Denise Eger says she has never felt so vulnerable as she has since a gunman entered the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh last Saturday and killed 11 Jewish congregants. Read more.