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Israeli Prime Minister Praises Jewish Federations for Ukraine Relief

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Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett sent a letter to Jewish Federations of North America Board Chair Mark Wilf and CEO and President Eric Fingerhut, along with the leadership of Keren Hayesod-UIA and the Jewish Agency for Israel, praising them for working alongside the Israeli government …

Jewish Federations Allocate First $8m in Aid From Ukraine Campaign

The Jewish Federations announced Thursday that they have raised and allocated the first $8 million of their initial $20 goal to help secure the Jewish community of Ukraine.


The funds were allocated to The Jewish Agency for Israel, The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, World OR…

Jewish Federations Expand Ukraine Emergency Fundraising Goal to $20 Mil

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As Russia's invasion of Ukraine continues to unfold, The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) have expanded the size and scope of the emergency campaign to provide critical humanitarian assistance in Ukraine, increasing the target 25% to $20 million, up from the $16 million figure an…

Jewish Federations Endorse Bipartisan Efforts to Secure Houses of Worship

Jewish Federations strongly endorse a new bipartisan bill that is being introduced today by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS) and Ranking Member John Kato (R-NY) that will provide critical increases and expanded support to the important Nonprofit Security Gran…

Hundreds Lobby for Expanded Disability rights at JDAD

Hundreds of activists are advocating for expanded disability rights as part of the 12th annual Jewish Disability Advocacy Day (JDAD), hosted by the Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) in partnership with the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism.  
 
“As a young adult living …