Jewish Community Relations Council

 

The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) is the public affairs arm of the Jewish Federation. Its mission is to represent the Jewish community's interests and concerns to public officials and agencies, the media and the community at large. It promotes tikkun olam, the repair of the world, through advocacy and action.

 

For more information on how to get involved, contact JCRC Director Rabbi Joshua Ratner at (203) 387-2424 x318 or jcrc@jewishnewhaven.org

 

Get Involved

 


Jewish Coalition for Literacy

 

Volunteer to be a reading partner matched with youngsters in New Haven​ public schools. More About JCL

 

 

 

Israel Action Network (IAN)

 

Partner with IAN to provide many local activities and resources in support of Israel and against delegitimization. More About IAN

 

 

 

 

Jewish Community Alliance for Refugee Resettlement (JCARR)

 

Help provide refugee families with comprehensive support as they are welcomed to their new home in the United States. More About JCARR

 

 

Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA)

 

​Join in the united voice of the organized Jewish community. More About JCPA

 

 

Congregations Organized for a New Connecticut (CONECT)

 

Discover, research, analyze, and articulate a powerful moral voice to negotiate with business and government leaders regarding social, economic, and political issues that affect our member congregations. More About CONECT

 

 

 

Publications

"FORUM: Faith Matters column scarce on factual support" by Rabbi Joshua Ratner

 

"What is the Essence of Passover?" by Rabbi Joshua Ratner