Israel kills senior Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza

In a surprise airstrike before dawn on Tuesday, Israeli forces killed a senior commander of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant group in the Gaza Strip, setting off waves of retaliatory rocket attacks that immediately raised fears of an escalating new conflict. Read more.

Eric D. Fingerhut reflects on JFNA mission to site of Yom Kippur attack

JFNA President & CEO Eric D. Fingerhut reflects on the Yom Kippur attack on a synagogue in Halle, Germany, after a visit to the community. Read more.

Mark Wilf, JFNA chair and Vikings owner, ‘real inspiration for all of us’

Minnesota Vikings owner Mark Wilf spoke of his parents, priorities and sense of responsibility for the Jewish community at a Jewish Federation of Cleveland fundraiser called “Real Estate, Football and Philanthropy.” Read more.

Jewish Federations holding invite-only conference instead of annual GA

A diverse group of participants will engage in FedLab, a three-day conference that allows Jewish Federation leaders to address three of the most complex issues facing the Jewish community. Read more.

We're building something more: Jewish education & engagement

The head of JFNA's Office of Jewish Education & Engagement explores the future of Jewish education and engagement. Read more.