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Holocaust education bill passes WI state Senate

The Wisconsin State Senate has passed legislation supporting Holocaust education for middle and high schools. This bill is especially timely in light of a report released today by the ADL showing that white supremacist propaganda reached its highest numbers in a decade in 2020. Read more.
 

JFNA head to speak at Global Mayors Summit Against Antisemitism

JFNA President & CEO Eric D. Fingerhut is among the participants in the first-ever Mayors Summit Against Anti-Semitism, an online conference hosted by Combat Anti-Semitism. that will be broadcast on March 16, 2021, on Zoom, Youtube, and Facebook. The conference will bring together mayors f…

The urgency of communal responsibility has never been greater (op-ed)

JFNA has partnered with the Jewish Future Pledge to ensure that vibrant Jewish life continues for generations to come. By encouraging signers to prioritize Jewish giving, the Pledge creates an influx of resources to benefit the entire landscape of Jewish organizations — and that impact is…

Inside JFNA’s lobbying efforts on the COVID-19 relief bill

Learn how JFNA's work in Washington is helping shape new COVID legislation as it races through Congress. Read more.

With $10 million grants, the Jewish community’s rescue fund eyes the future

Even as the United States reports more than 500,000 coronavirus deaths, the number of cases is falling sharply. A group of philanthropies that has helped to buoy Jewish organizations during the pandemic believes that now is the time to start thinking about what post-pandemic Jewish life w…