Don't miss the inspiring speeches at The Jerusalem Post Conference
FIDF gets funding boost from Haim Saban and Simon Cowell
ByREUTERS
October 23, 2013 21:56

Haim Saban and Simon Cowell enjoyed their evening at a Friends of the IDF Western Region Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

Saban and Cowell donated $2.3 million and $50,000 respectively, and the event raised NIS 70 million in total.



The almost 1,200 attendees enjoyed a rare singing performance from Lionel Richie.

‘The Jewish and Israeli community in Los Angeles appreciates and embraces the soldiers of the IDF, and will continue to do everything [possible] in order to give thanks to them and strengthen them in whatever is needed,’ said Saban.

from around the web
Share this article via
Related Content
Breaking news
March 31, 2017
US will appeal injunction of Trump revised travel order

By REUTERS

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 13 - 26
    Beer Sheva
    15 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 20
    Jerusalem
    14 - 20
    Haifa
  • 18 - 30
    Elat
    15 - 26
    Tiberias