JFNA welcomes the signing of the Abraham Accords

Today, JFNA's Board Chair Mark Wilf and President & CEO Eric D. Fingerhut joined nearly 1,000 guests on the White House Lawn to witness the historic signing of the peace accords between Israel and the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu‏‏ will me…

Taking our place as the heirs to the original March on Washington (op-ed)

Last week we marked a historic moment in our nation’s history. Fifty-seven years ago, nearly 250,000 people joined the March on Washington for Freedom and Jobs. Read this reflection by Rabbi Isaiah Rothstein, JFNA's Public Affairs Advisor & Rabbinic Scholar.

Chicago Federation's COVID-19 response featured

The Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago is featured for its speedy and innovative response to the COVID-19 crisis in its community. Read more.

Israel okays immigration of 2,000 Falash Mura from Ethiopia by end of 2020

JFNA applauds the Israeli Government's decision to allow the immigration of 2,000 members of the Falash Mura community in Ethiopia to Israel by the end of the year. The Falash Mura is the name given to those Ethiopian Jews forced to convert to Christianity during the 19th and 20th centuries…