Our Global Work

MK Friedman: We will not give up on Jewish Diaspora

At a recent special session in Israel’s Knesset dedicated to Jews around the world, MK Tehila Friedman
declared, “One of the first bill proposals that I promoted in this house deals with the duty to hear your position when we make decisions that have a direct impact on you. It requires u…

Jewish young adults need the support of community now more than ever

The Jewish Changemakers Fellowship is highlighted in a new article about how Jewish organizations are responding to the needs of young adults during the pandemic. Read more.

Bipartisan group of senators pushes to quadruple nonprofit security funding

Jewish Federation leaders are supporting a bipartisan group of senators pushing for a significant increase in funding for nonprofit security grants in response to recent federal law enforcement reports regarding threats to Jewish and other faith-based communities. Read more.

From Our Leadership: Lighting Lights

JFNA Board Chair Mark Wilf offers special Chanukah greetings after a challenging year, and hopes for the year ahead. Read more.

Morocco joins list of Arab nations to begin normalizing Israel relations

Jewish Federations are excited by the announcement that Morocco will normalize relations with Israel, the fourth Arab nation in four months to do so. We welcome news on the same day we welcome the Jewish festival of lights: Hanukkah. May we continue to bring light into the world and peace t…