Nancy Spielberg to address UIA Women’s Division

March 9, 2017 by  
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Nancy Spielberg is to address the UIA Women’s Division events in Perth and Sydney…..and yes she is one of those Spielbergs! Read more

Stephen Harper talks to UIA Women’s Division

March 6, 2017 by  
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The 2017 UIA Victorian women’s division breakfast was attended by several hundred attendees addressed by keynote speaker former Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper.  Read more

UIA giant passes away

April 14, 2016 by  
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Saul Same, a former federal president of the United Israel Appeal, has passed away in Melbourne at the of 97. Read more

Commemorating Yitzhak Rabin

The Melbourne Jewish community will gather next month to remember his life and legacy of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin z”l.  Read more

UIA Federal President visits Perth

June 16, 2015 by  
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Federal President of The United Israel Appeal Harold Finger has recently visited the Perth community. Read more

An award for Sam

June 11, 2015 by  
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Sam Steif has become a ‘Theodor Herzl Founder’ in recognition of his long-standing service to Israel and the Jewish People through the United Israel Appeal of NSW. Read more

UIA Young Families launched in Sydney

May 20, 2015 by  
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Israel came to Sydney as UIA’s new division, Young Families, celebrated their launch event at the Entertainment Quarter in Moore Park on Yom Yerushalayim. Read more

Holocaust survivors in Israel observe Yom Hashoah

April 17, 2015 by  
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Thousands of Holocaust survivors have observed Yom HaShoah—Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day—at ceremonies held today (Thursday, April 16) in the 57 residential facilities operated by The Jewish Agency for Israel’s sheltered housing subsidiary, Amigour.  Read more

Melbourne’s UIA Gala Dinner

March 29, 2015 by  
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550 donors recently filled Melbourne’s Grand Hyatt Savoy Ballroom to capacity for the UIA Gala Dinner featuring international guest speakers Colonel Richard Kemp and Lieutenant Colonel Chezy Deutsch. Read more

Melbourne YoungUIA events

March 27, 2015 by  
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Over the UIA Victoria campaign period, YoungUIA held a couple of successful events. Read more

Operating under Knesset law

March 12, 2015 by  
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Recent assertions by the UIA about their “unique” status has raised serious concerns within the boardrooms and offices of other Zionist organisations…writes JNF CEO Dan Springer.

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UIA Major Donors: Sydney

March 10, 2015 by  
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Did you attend this years United Israel Appeal’s Major Donors function is Sydney?…Check this photo gallery… Read more

Melbourne’s UIA off to a bright start

March 5, 2015 by  
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Melbourne’s United Israel Appeal 2015 campaign has been launched with a bumper line up of speakers and defenders of Israel to headline it. Read more

Top speakers for UIA

February 26, 2015 by  
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The NSW United Israel Appeal has a bumper line up of speakers and defenders of Israel to headline its 2015 Campaign. Read more

French Jews on the move

February 10, 2015 by  
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A record 8,000 people, mostly between the ages of 16 and 35, have visited Israel opportunity fairs held by The Jewish Agency for Israel and the Ministry of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption this week across France. Read more

This was no ordinary tour – UIA Australia in Israel

January 25, 2015 by  
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Miriam Lewin reports on a recent UIA study mission to Israel…
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Miller appointed CEO of UIA [NSW]

November 21, 2014 by  
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Former NSW Board of Deputies president  Yair Miller has been appointed CEO of the NSW branch of the United Israel Appeal. Read more

Diaspora in partnership with Israel to ensure continuity

June 2, 2014 by  
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The Government of Israel has approved the Government of Israel-World Jewry Joint Initiative, which aims to help ensure the continuity of the Jewish people by strengthening young Jews’ Jewish identity and enhancing connections between world Jewry and the State of Israel. Read more

Seder for children affected by rocket attacks

April 8, 2014 by  
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The Jewish Agency for Israel will hold a special Passover camp experience for some 100 children from southern Israel whose lives have been affected by rocket fire from Gaza and by other terror attacks. Read more

Aid for Ukraine’s Jews

February 23, 2014 by  
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Chairman of the Executive of The Jewish Agency for Israel Natan Sharansky has announced that The Jewish Agency will extend immediate emergency assistance to the Jewish community of Ukraine and will help secure Jewish institutions in the country. Read more

NSW UIA holds AGM and awards two special workers

November 21, 2013 by  
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UIA have held their annual AGM and North Shore briefing where guest speaker Ofir Gendelman addressed over 300 attendees on his role as advisor to Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu on Arab Media. Read more

The last Ethiopians arrive in Israel

August 29, 2013 by  
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Around 450 new immigrants from Ethiopia boarded two Jewish Agency-chartered flights bound for Israel  yesterday and arrived in Tel Aviv a few hours later. Read more

Last flight for UIA

August 28, 2013 by  
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The last chartered flight of Operation Dove’s Wings will land today in Israel, in accordance with the Government of Israel’s decision to complete this historic journey of organized Aliyah from Ethiopia.  Read more

Israel strengthening Diaspora ties

July 23, 2013 by  
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The “Lobby for Strengthening the Jewish People” has been launched in the Knesset by the co-Chairmen Dr Nachman Shai and Tzachi Hanegbi with the participation of over 40 Knesset members from across the Israeli political spectrum. Read more

Meeting Shimon Peres

July 9, 2013 by  
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Incoming UIA WA Chairperson, Melanie Greenfeld, reports on her recent visit to Israel where she was invited to attend the Keren Hayesod World Conference and the Presidential Conference in Jerusalem… Read more

Pearls light Yom Hazikaron flame

April 16, 2013 by  
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Ruth and Professor Judea Pearl, the parents of the late American Jewish journalist Daniel Pearl murdered in Pakistan, lit the memorial flame at a Yom Hazikaron – Israel Memorial Day ceremony in Jerusalem. Read more

Jewish Agency funds US Summer Camps’ Shlichim

April 4, 2013 by  
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More than 5,500 young Israelis applied to the Jewish Agency in Jerusalem to work as shlichim in American summer camps. Read more

Toulouse students visit Israel

December 21, 2012 by  
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Ten months after the murderous terror attack on their school, 12th grade students from the Ohr Torah school in Toulouse are currently  visiting Israel at the initiative of the Jewish Agency for Israel. Read more

New face at UIA NSW

November 12, 2010 by  
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The United Israel Appeal of NSW is delighted to welcome Basil Reichman to the new position of Director of Planned Giving. Read more

A Voice from Arab Jerusalem

May 11, 2010 by  
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Khaled abu Toameh, who describes himself as an “Israeli, Muslim, Arab Palestinian” journalist and spoke yesterday to Sydney media… Read more

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