Humanitarian

Israelis launch global good Samaritan campaign to help those in quarantine

From buying Netflix gift cards to delivering groceries and good cheer, no act is too small in the #CoronaConnectionChallenge.

IsraAid launches program to help coronavirus first responders cope

The humanitarian aid agency is responding to concerns about the psychosocial effects of the outbreak on health care workers.

Israeli twin sisters raise money and deliver supplies for Ugandans

With the help of nonprofit Innovation: Africa, 12-year-old Lital and Maytar Greenfield learn life lessons helping women and children in rural Uganda.

Israeli doctor rushes to Japan to help with coronavirus outbreak

Dr. Ran Nir-Paz is on the front line tending to cruise ship passengers, and is hopeful the spread of the disease is slowing down.

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and fiancé donate $2.5 million to IsraAid

Funds from the newly engaged couple will help the Tel Aviv-based group offer humanitarian relief around the globe.

For kids with cancer, a special camp offers a return to childhood

Sunrise Day Camp ensures children don't lose their sense of joy and wonder, despite their illness.

IsraAid rushes urgent medical supplies on last plane to China

Humanitarians send protective gear on flight from Tel Aviv to Zhuhai to help contain the spread of the coronavirus.

New field of solar panels will power 15% of African nation

Israel-based CEO of Gigawatt Global says project will supply jobs and clean energy to Burundi.

Israelis rush to send aid to Australia in wake of devastating fires

A Jerusalem zoo, Gal Gadot and Australian expats have galvanized to help.

Inspiring Israelis we met this decade

From showstopping celebrities to tech disrupters, these are the Israelis who moved us in the 2010s.

Israeli woman offers humanitarian aid across the globe

Gal Lusky and her Israeli Flying Aid organization helps save lives after disasters.

Fighting a life-threatening disease with … shrimp?

Researchers are working in Nigeria to help curb the spread of a potentially deadly parasite. And it all starts with a tiny, bug-eyed crustacean.

This children's nonprofit takes saving lives to heart

Save a Child's Heart has provided life-saving treatments to more than 4,500 kids from 58 countries.

Here's a way to make your charitable giving easier – and more personal

A new app ties your donations to your social media, your everyday purchases or whatever you choose.

5 women Nobel Prize winners you should know

These laureates may not be household names, but their contributions helped change the world.