The United Jewish Communities wants to raise at least $300 million for Israel. UJC efforts, which have been ongoing for several weeks, have garnered $84 million so far, a spokesman told JTA. The revamped Israel Emergency Campaign is meant to usher in a new wave of fund-raising.
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