The North American federation system is set to launch an emergency campaign to raise hundreds of millions of dollars for Israel. The campaign is reminiscent of one undertaken during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, when Israel’s survival was at stake. The United Jewish Communities board is expected Monday to approve the campaign for various Israel needs, including helping terror victims.
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