Philanthropist rabbi Yechiel Eckstein


            Yechiel Eckstein is a well known philanthropist. He is well known because of the great deeds done by him in his lifetime. He dedicated a good amount of time for the welfare of others. He is much more remembered by Jews at present after the demise of Rabbi Eckstein on February 6 2019. It was a sad demise as he suddenly left his fellow members at the age of 67 after having a sudden heart failure. He was an author, philanthropist and activists. He has been well known for the foundation of the charitable organization which was mainly for the safety and security of the Jews.

Serving at IFCJ

Rabbi Eckstein

            He started with IFCJ in 1983 and at that time he had no salary and no military security as well. But he had the wish to help the Jews members in Israel and other areas. The organization had the main purpose of helping the Jews and Christians in Israel. They worked together for the safety and security. Another purpose was helping the needy Jews in Israel and across other countries. The needy were offered with food and medicines. It also helps the elderly people who were not able to find any other shelter. Another purpose of the organization was helping the poor soldier of the Israeli military,

            His daughter is the senior vice president at present at IFCJ. Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein made his place in thousands of hearts by helping them. He gained a number of donations and that led the organization to become the second largest charitable organization in Israel. The IFCJ reviews explain that it helps the immigrants and also organizes tours and activities for them. He received tribute from number of people and his works will be remembered forever.