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The face of hunger in Israel

By providing families with hot meals and prepaid shopping cards before Jewish holidays, Meir Panim is a charity that is crucial to the survival...

Oxfam report reveals 82% of global wealth concentrated among 1% of population

Ahead of the World Economic Forum set to start tomorrow in Switzerland, Oxfam International published a report regarding global economic inequality. According to the...

Watch: UN hopes to raise awareness of global sanitation crisis

Today, the United Nations marks World Toilet Day, which aims to raise awareness of the global sanitation crisis. Approximately 4.5 billion people don’t have...

Palestinian Authority to give 20 million dollars to East Jerusalem residents

While the Temple Mount crisis took place, the Palestinian Authority announced a new plan to financially support East Jerusalem residents. The money will be...

Op-Ed: How China should handle the gradual economic slowdown

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Israel’s poor await government’s shortfall for holiday

Yad Ezra V’ Shulamit is asking for your help to ensure that everyone in Israel will be able to celebrate the Passover holiday free...

Meir Panim’s Passover operations kick into overdrive

Israel’s premier food and social services organization Meir Panim is preparing for the upcoming Passover holiday. Meir Panim helps thousands of Israeli families during...

Oxfam ahead of World Economic Summit: The fortune of 8 billionaires equals half of...

Tomorrow, the World Economic Summit opens in Davos. Ahead of the summit, a report was published that claims that 8 billionaires among them Zuckerberg...

McDonald’s branch in Vatican City to hand out free meals to homeless people

The fast food chain will collaborate with a local Italian charity group.

The hero of Israel’s impoverished citizens

Rabbi Aryeh Lurie, the founder of Yad Ezra V’Shulamit, speaks out about what it is like to grow up in poverty within the State...