Jewish Community Relations Council


Heard the buzz around 'Otzma Yehudit' party and Neyanyahu and wish to learn more? We prepared some background information and updates on the topic in the ramp up to the upcoming Israeli elections. Read here  


 

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 Jewish Community Relations Council Director Eliraz Shifman Berman at (203) 387-2424 x308 or eshifmanberman@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

 

JCRC Chair: Betty Levy

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Mar

24

Friendship Across Difference

West Hartford Conference Center at Town Hall 50 South Main St.
West Hartford,

Mar

25

Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor

UConn Storrs Campus | Konover Auditorium at Dodd Research Center 405 Babbidge Road
Storrs, 06269

Mar

28

Navigating the Israeli Election

Skifka Center at Yale 80 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Publications

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

 

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