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Meet the Minister, the Mayor and the Consul General, and show your support for Sderot!

The city of Sderot is on the front line of Israel, only one kilometer from the Gaza Strip. For years it has born the brunt of rocket attacks originating from Gaza. Its stalwart residents bravely face each day not knowing when the Tzeva Adom (Color Red) rocket alert will sound, sending men, women and children running to shelters with seconds to spare. read more...

Mixing Euphoria with Emergency Needs - A report on the AFSI Chizuk Nov. 10-16 Mission to Israel

The November 2016 AFSI Chizuk mission began November 10 with the usual high expectations. AFSI’s Co-Executive Directors, Helen and Judy, were once again leading the group, with Glenn Richter’s able assistance, and Ami Dadon, our beloved driver, at the wheel. We had many returnees, but also, a number of first-timers. The mix was terrific. The camaraderie and friendship continued throughout the trip. read more...

Tonight (8/18, Tuesday): Meet Congresswoman Grace Meng; Thank You, Senator Menendez

Say THANK YOU to Congresswoman Grace Meng (New York's 6th District)
While many members of Congress are still reviewing the deal and deciding how to vote, Congresswoman Grace Meng deserves praise for her leadership as the first New York Democrat to publicly announce her opposition to the flawed Iran nuclear deal.
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AFSI's Memorial Tribute to Ze'ev Jabotinsky

On Tuesday night, August 4, 2015, the 75th anniversary of the death of Ze'ev Jabotinsky in upstate New York, a few hundred people gathered in the Fifth Avenue Synagogue, NYC, to mark his yahrzeit, and also to remember the ten years since the expulsion from Gush Katif. read more...