The light of the upcoming holiday of Hanukkah is marred by rising antisemitism around the globe.
Steven Weil enjoyed a long and distinguished career as a prominent educator, pulpit rabbi, and, most recently, Senior Managing Director of the Orthodox Union before joining FIDF in September.
Gala featured live performances by superstar and active IDF soldier Noa Kirel, singer-songwriter Idan Raichel, and IDF soldier Eden Alena, who will represent Israel in the next Eurovision contest.
Brig.-Gen. Rhassan Elian will participate in the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Virtual Gala, on Sunday, September 13.
Kirel, an active IDF soldier, recently signed a deal with Atlantic Records, the largest ever for an Israeli artist
Join the first-ever FIDF gala featuring top-ranked army officials and the stories of those who give their lives and save the lives of the people of Israel.
Weil succeeds Maj. Gen. (Res.) Meir Klifi-Amir, who has led FIDF for the previous six years.
A group of some 80 young men and women will soon enlist as Lone Soldiers, joining 3,500 Lone Soldiers from around the world under the Nefesh B’Nefesh-Friends of the IDF (FIDF) Lone Soldiers Program.
The inauguration of this new building took place on Tuesday, and was attend by FIDF Executive Director in Israel.
The virtual events are only expected to last one hour, and are part of the FIDF's digital alternatives to community events and galas across diaspora communities.