Loan Fund for Charities

Geoffrey —  April 3, 2020

PEF is pleased to announce its participation in the creation of the Ogen Social Loan Fund. This emergency fund for Israeli nonprofits was launched to assist organizations affected by the coronavirus crisis and was launched by PEF approved charity Ogen-FreeLoan Fund and the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI). The fund will offer loans of up […]

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Due to the current COVID-19 crisis we ask that you EMAIL (rather than call) with any questions or concerns. We also expect significant delays in the processing of incoming check donations since the New York office is temporarily closed. For larger sums, please e-mail us for wire transfer information. Alternatively, please visit the website of […]

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oday, Bloomberg reported that Ogen, a non-profit bank (previously called Israel Free Loan), will offer affordable credit to poor clients in Israel. Ogen, a non-profit bank, will offer affordable credit to poor clients.

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Until recently, PEF has not accepted credit card payments and we still do not process credit card payments over the phone or on our website. Recently, however, and in recognition of the explosive growth of ecommerce, PEF has addressed the growing demand for credit card processing by the charities that we support. PEF is now […]

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PEF Israel Endowment Funds, Inc. posted its Financial Statement and Form 990 for 201. These documents may be found, along with downloadable copies of its IRS Determination Letter and statements and returns from prior years at the Reports/Filings tab on its website www.pefisrael.org. In 2016 PEF showed Grants to Qualified Organizations and Related Expenses of over $124 […]

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PEF Israel Endowment Funds, Inc. today posted its Financial Statement and Form 990 for 2015. These documents may be found, along with downloadable copies of its IRS Determination Letter and statements and returns from prior years at the Reports/Filings tab on its website www.pefisrael.org. In 2015 PEF showed Grants to Qualified Organizations and Related Expenses of over […]

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Aid from Israel all over the world

Geoffrey —  February 11, 2016

The Israeli government and Israeli NGOs send aid and assistance to help people in crisis all over the world. Here is a recently published interactive map that shows the extent of this aid. Isra-Aid, Israeli Flying Aid and Tevel B’Tzedek are three PEF approved Israeli NGO amtutot engaged in providing disaster relief and ongoing social, medical and general support […]

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New York Times article showcasing efforts by Israeli Government and NGOs to train and place Israeli Arab Bedouins in high-tech industry highlights ITWorks.  ITWorks won bids to operate a program which trains and helps place Arab graduates in tech companies. According to the ministry, 225 people have been placed at leading software companies like Amdocs and […]

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during these difficult times…

Geoffrey —  October 19, 2015

an update from Emek Medical Center in Afula… which could have been written by any PEF approved hospital in Israel As horrific acts of inhumanity flood the world’s media and politicians on every side of every conflict jostle to boost their ratings, there is one small place – an island of sanity in a world gone mad […]

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Today P.E.F Israel Endowment Funds, Inc. posted its 2014 Financial Statement and Form 990.  These documents can be found at the Reports/Filings page on our web site.

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