70 years of Israeli milestones in 165 seconds

Be inspired and amazed: take an incredible visual journey through 70 years of Israeli history Watch the Video

Israel's population stands at 8.84 million on the eve of its 70th birthday

It is10 times more than it was on May 1948 Read More


What does it mean to be an Israeli?

We could try to explain, but you can figure it out in under 3 minutes Watch the video

A Timeline of 70 Years of Israeli Achievement

Join us on a journey through the last 70 years to discover how Israel has become one of the most creative and innovative countries in the world Read More

12 ways to celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut like an Israeli

No matter where you live, you can party like you’re in Israel by following these guidelines Read More
 

A Revival of a Nation

Watch the story of the Jewish people’s unbroken bond with the Land of Israel, our ancient homeland Watch the video

12 Israeli cookbooks to help you celebrate Israel’s Independence Day

Try out some special Israeli recipes in honor of Israel’s 70th birthday Read More


JUF in Israel

Strengthening the robust bridge between Chicago's Jewish community and the people of Israel

Ofer's Column

Read the monthly Israel's commentary by Ofer Bavly, Director General of the JUF Israel office.