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JFNA commends doubling of Holocaust Survivor Assistance Program funds

The Jewish Federations commend the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education for recommending a $10 million funding level for the Holocaust Survivor Assistance Program (HSAP) in fiscal year 2022, and the full Appropriations Committee for favorably…

JFNA praises advancement of Pray Safe Act

The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) commends the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee for advancing the Pray Safe Act, which will help faith-based organizations and houses of worship protect themselves by streamlining information on security best practices, …

JFNA statement on NSGP funding in Homeland Security Appropriations bill

The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) commend the House Appropriations Committee for including a total of $180 million for the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) in the FY 2022 Homeland Security Appropriations bill, which was favorably re…

JFNA Statement on Homeland Security Appropriations Bill

The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) would like to thank members of the House Appropriations Homeland Security Subcommittee for their continued support of the Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) and the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP).


NSGP provides federal support …

Jewish groups urge congress to speak in solidarity with AAPI communities

Jewish groups, led by JFNA, sent a letter to Congressional leaders encouraging them to take action on hate crimes in light of the recent increase in attacks on the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities. The letter focuses on bipartisan legislation along the lines of the NO HATE …