Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein father of Yael Eckstein became the president of International Fellowship of Christians and Jews after he founded the same in the year 2016 in Jerusalem. Since then the foundation has collected a huge sum of money from people especially with Christianity background who were in favor of Israelis going through a crisis.
The sum raised by the organization was more than 1.5 billion Dollars. This brought the evangelical Christians living abroad closer to the Israelis. He died at the age of 67 and his position was filled by his daughter Yael Eckstein. The death of the legendary identity was declared by his philanthropic organization, the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews.
This organization founded by Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein was built for a generous cause and was a non-profitable organization that grew to become one of the largest in Israel. Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein was a social activist and a Zionist. His followers and close relatives and friends described him as a bridge builder.
The fame and designation of Rabbi in future became the title of a biography authorized and published in the year 2015. The Jews were not clear about the motives and intentions of Christians who contributed largely to the organization of the Israelis.
At that time the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews cleared all confusion and doubts from the mind of people and gradually started raising huge sums as grants from Christians.
He took citizenship of Israel in 2002 and settled down in Jerusalem wherein the later years he developed a multi-billion building and made it the new head office of International Fellowship of Christians and Jews. The organization, however, had other offices in different cities like Toronto, Chicago South Korea, etc.