Shuttered Israel Project established in 2002, has seen a rapid decline in donations in recent years

JERUSALEM POST
The Israel Project closes its offices
by Omri Nahmias
August 3, 2019

After weeks of uncertainty, The Israel Project (TIP), a Washington-based pro-Israel organization, closed its operation in Jerusalem. Its Washington offices are also expected to close shortly. The organization, established in 2002, has seen a rapid decline in donations in recent years: from $8.7 million in 2015 to $4.9 million in 2016. And last month, its CEO Josh Block resigned as well. “People from many different organizations are calling to show support,” said Lior Weintraub, former head of the project’s Israel office. “From the IDF to Israeli politicians, people want to know what happened.” READ MORE

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