Featured Projects 2018

Thanks to you - our friends worldwide - things are happening in Israel

Recreation and Fitness in view of Montfort Lake

Recreation and Fitness in view of Montfort Lake

“The new promenade has already become an inseparable part of the route of most local walking and running”

Upper Galilee’s Baram Forest is Green Again

Upper Galilee’s Baram Forest is Green Again

Baram Forest's idyllic surroundings includes agricultural villages, wine vineyards, fruit orchards and herds of cattle and sheep.

Judean Plain’s Amatzia Forest Comes Back to Life

Judean Plain’s Amatzia Forest Comes Back to Life

Amatzia Forest attracts visitors all year long, especially during winter and spring, due to the carpets of magnificent wildflowers that adorn it.

The Gurevich Family Woodland: A Green Jewel in the Negev

The Gurevich Family Woodland: A Green Jewel in the Negev

The Gurevich Family Woodland in the Nahal Ashan area adjacent to Beersheba was planted in 2015, thanks to donations from Friends of JNF Australia.

Be’er Milka: A Community Grows from the Sand Dunes

Be’er Milka: A Community Grows from the Sand Dunes

Twelve years ago, eleven families with a dream in their hearts and a sparkle in their eyes settled this desolate area on the Israeli-Egyptian border.

New Ways to Grow Dates in the Arava Desert

New Ways to Grow Dates in the Arava Desert

A giant lysimeter system has been installed in a date plot at the Southern Arava Research and Development Station in order to study the relationships between the crops, land and water. The lysimeter, a unique tool to measure water and salt balances, was built thanks to the support of the Asch family of Philadelphia, friends of JNF USA.

Teens Develop App at KKL-JNF House for Excellence

Teens Develop App at KKL-JNF House for Excellence

A culmination of an intensive summer program at KKL-JNF House in Upper Nazareth, established with the support of friends of KKL-JNF in France and Italy.

Roots in the Desert – Perth Carmel School Visits Merhav Am

Roots in the Desert – Perth Carmel School Visits Merhav Am

Tenth graders from the Carmel School in Western Australia visited the Negev community of Merhav Am as part of the school’s Shorashim program.

Fun Days for At-Risk Children in Northern Israel

Fun Days for At-Risk Children in Northern Israel

The children expressed their heartfelt gratitude to KKL-JNF’s friends in Switzerland, who had made the fun-filled day possible. 185 120

Saffron Grove: A Family Tradition and a Connection to Israel

Saffron Grove: A Family Tradition and a Connection to Israel

Saffron Grove, planted in the 1980s on Mount Heret in the Jerusalem Hills, was donated by the Lesser family of England as a symbol of the family’s connection to Israel.