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Federations' Negev Creative Vitality Initiative Now Accepting Applications

Federations' Negev Creative Vitality Initiative is helping grow community and vibrant life in this strategic Israeli region. Proposals for regional health & wellness and creative placemaking programs are now being accepted. The approval committee is chaired by Heschel Raskas from St. Louis …

Chair of Federation Initiative Discusses Growing Intolerance in Israel

Susie Gelman, chair of Jewish Federations’ Israel Religious Expression Platform (iREP), an initiative supported by a consortium of Federations and foundations, discusses the growing intolerance in Israel.

Federations Applaud Increased Federal Funding for Mental Health Care

After more than a decade of supporting increased funding for mental health programs on both state and federal levels, Federations applaud an additional $500 million allocation by the Obama administration to bolster access to mental health care

Federations Help Build Life-Saving Bone Marrow Registry

Grant from Federations to Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation helped register more than 460 Jewish bone marrow donors and save lives through transplants. Read more about becoming a bone marrow donor in a reflection from immediate past NWP chair Ann Pava.