The critical support of the American Friends of Bar-Ilan University (AFBIU) has made Bar-Ilan University what it is today – a world leader in Medicine, Cybersecurity, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and a bastion of Jewish Studies. Established more than sixty years ago, AFBIU develops vital philanthropic support helping transform dreams into realities. It funds state-of-the-art facilities, academic projects, and helps attract preeminent faculty. AFBIU offers opportunities to support unparalleled academic advancements, while promoting an appreciation of Jewish heritage and the Jewish state.
American Friends of the Hebrew University (AFHU) is a national, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization. We exist to connect the passions of Americans to the talent at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, one of the world’s most distinguished academic and research institutions. AFHU’s support helps the university advance human understanding in myriad fields including computational medicine, agriculture, nanoscience, technology, internet security, and more
Support the Hebrew University by establishing a secure AFHU Gift Annuity. You’ll receive great rates, an income tax charitable deduction (if you itemize), and you’ll advance revolutionary research.
Categories: Education, Shared Society in Israel, Social Welfare
Soroka Medical Center, the only Major Medical Center for the entire South of Israel, is ranked Israel’s leading hospital in quality metrics by the Ministry of Health. Soroka makes a unique contribution to building a future of security and peaceful coexistence for Israel. Soroka offers internationally recognized excellence across the entire spectrum of medical care: prevention, detection, research, education, genetics, advanced treatment, trauma care and cancer care. Soroka represents the pioneering spirit of Israel, harnessing the innovation and tenacity of the “Silicon Wadi” of Be’er Sheva, with our signature human touch. Located 20 miles from Gaza, we are Israel’s most strategic hospital.
Tel Aviv University (TAU) is pushing the boundaries with pioneering work. Our cutting-edge discoveries and research include the world’s first 3D heart; new drugs to halt Alzheimer’s and degenerative diseases; more effective treatments for lymphoma, breast and other cancers; a disease-resistant super wheat; biodegradable plastic alternatives; new water purification techniques; Smart Cities infrastructure; artificial intelligence breakthroughs; and climate-observing nanosatellites. It is in our DNA to “think outside the box,” nurture exploration and discover the next big thing. As a result, TAU is recognized as one of the top 20 universities in the world for research impact. It is also the only university outside of the U.S. ranked in the top 10 for venture capital startups.
Categories: Disabilities, Social Welfare
Chai Lifeline is the leading international children’s health support network, providing emotional, social and financial support to children with life-threatening or lifelong illness and their families. Chai Lifeline offers this vital assistance through its two unique medically-supervised overnight camps, Camp Simcha and Camp Simcha Special; Project Chai crisis intervention and bereavement services; meal deliveries to hospitals or homes; insurance advocacy; counseling; after-school siblings programs; family respite and retreats; transportation to medical appointments; and numerous other services for all family members at absolutely no cost. Learn more at www.chailifeline.org.
171 West 85th Street, New York, NY 10024
DOROT is a multi-service agency whose innovation and expertise improves the lives and health of older adults. In our hallmark Friendly Visiting program, seniors benefit from home delivered meals and social visits; a Door to Door program to assist older New Yorkers on medical and essential appointments; and University Without Walls, a learning community that offers more than 100 classes on a variety of topics enabling seniors to stay connected from their homes.
Join DOROT in making meaningful connections and bringing generations together. To volunteer, participate or learn about other ways to support our mission, visit www.DOROTUSA.org or call 212-769-2850.
Unparalleled in the Jewish philanthropic world, Jewish National Fund-USA’s strategic vision has been and always will be, to ensure a strong, secure, and prosperous future for the land and people of Israel. Everything we do — every project, initiative, and campaign we take on – is integral to our vision of building and connecting to our land. Each project, each program, each partnership, is consistent with our strategic vision– population growth in the north and south, connecting the next generation to Israel, infrastructure development, ecology, forestation, heritage preservation, and more — all for the land and people of Israel.
Contact: Angela Siegel, Esq.
A law firm focusing on elder law, estate planning, trusts and probate/estate administration for New Yorkers, Floridians and snowbirds.
The Lone Soldier Center
The Lone Soldier Center in Memory of Michael Levin was founded after the tragic loss of lone soldier Michael Levin Z’’L. Michael’s dream was to provide support for lone soldiers, something which didn’t exist during his service, and as a living tribute to Michael’s memory the Lone Soldier Center was established. The Center provides essential support to Lone Soldiers in many forms, including housing, counseling, food and much more. The US Supporters of the Lone Soldier Center in Memory of Michael Levin serves to raise awareness and funds for the Center, making sure that Lone Soldiers are never really alone.
UJA-Federation of New York
130 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022
Categories: Creating Community, Poverty in New York, Seniors
Are you ready to get things done?
At UJA, we bring Jews together around issues of common cause. So if you care about standing up against anti-Semitism, fighting poverty, responding to crises, and shaping our Jewish future — here in New York and in Israel — join us.
Because it all starts with you.