The FIDF Texas Region, based in Houston, reaches supporters and host events in communities throughout the Lone Star State. The FIDF Texas Region has brought, and will continue to bring, Israeli military leaders and soldiers in uniform for community briefings, parlor meetings, synagogue & church outreach, and much more. The Region also holds an annual gala dinner each spring in order to showcase the incredible work that this organization undertakes on behalf of those who serve as defenders of the State of Israel.
Throughout Texas, there is a fabulous group of both emerging and established community leaders who are passionate about FIDF’s mission. They have played and will continue to play a key role in our efforts moving forward. If you are interested in learning more or getting involved, please contact our office.
Texas Region | Houston, TX |713-955-0225 | Development Director: Danny Gutman
Articles & Past Events
FIDF Texas Region Gala Dinner raises over $500,000 to support Israeli soldiers
HOUSTON, March 31 – More than 650 community leaders gathered at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston on Monday for the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Texas Region Gala Dinner, raising over $500,000 to support the well-being of the brave men and women of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). The gala, one of the Houston Jewish community’s largest events, featured a keynote address by Father Gabriel Naddaf, an Israeli-Arab Christian leader who works to encourage Israel’s Arabic-speaking Christians to enlist in the IDF.
Connecting Houstonians to Israel’s protectors
By Michael C. Duke of The Jewish Hearald-Voice
Houstonian Ilana Bell finds great comfort knowing that when her recent college graduate son makes aliyah at the end of the summer and joins the Israel Defense Forces as a lone soldier, his needs and well-being will be cared for by a dedicated organization, Friends of the IDF. Read More