Visitors to UJA's website can learn about the five different projects and vote for the one they believe should be given the $150,000 contribution. Voting ends at 12:00 a.m. EST on Sunday, May 19.
At some point, it is likely that the Knesset and the Supreme Court will be staring each other down and waiting for the other side to blink – and who blinks first could lead to different paths for Isr
The Israeli humanitarian group will provide relief supplies and medical care, restore access to potable water and offer psychological support to those affected.
IsraAID's first informational training session dealt with the global humanitarian landscape, players in the field, and ethical considerations of aid.
Israel was the only country outside the US that took part in a conference of NY Latino political leadership on the crisis in Puerto Rico.
“AJC supported IsraAID in all of its key programs, such as the earthquake in Haiti, the Tsunami in Japan, the typhoon in the Philippines, the Ebola outbreak, the Syrian and Yazidi refugee crises."
Focus sur l’organisation IsraAID qui intervient aux quatre coins du monde pour secourir les victimes de catastrophes naturelles
IsraAID volunteers often act as coordinators, a skill cultivated in a country where teenagers are thrust into leadership positions in the army.
In the long term, iAid hopes to help with technological needs of the community, such as water purification, using Israel innovations.