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Federations Welcome New Co-Chairs of National Young Leadership Cabinet

Jewish Federations of North America are proud to welcome the new co-chairs of National Young Leadership Cabinet, Lauren Danneman of Philadelphia and Yudi Gross of Boca Raton.


Lauren is the Director of Marketing and Philanthropy for The Danneman Firm, LLC, in Delaware. Previously, Lauren wo…

Federation Volunteers Bring Hope to Refugee Children at Warsaw Summer Camp

Ten volunteers from North America are helping to lead a 3-week summer camp hosted by the JCC of Warsaw and local partners for 85 refugees between the ages of 7-17 who are fleeing war in Ukraine. The volunteers, who are serving alongside local program staff from Poland, are Russian-Speaking J…

Federations Urge Congress to Extend Legislation for NSGP Improvement Act

A multi-faith coalition of nine organizations representing Jews, Christians, and Muslims and other religious groups are urging Congress to help protect houses of worship and nonprofits in the wake of recent shootings.


Led by the Jewish Federations of North America, the group sent a letter

A Historic Presidential Visit Reaffirms the Unbreakable US-Israel Bond

Last week in Jerusalem, he reaffirmed that commitment with a new Strategic Partnership, signed with Prime Minister Yair Lapid, which doubles down on strengthening and expanding the Abraham Accords, fighting BDS and antisemitism, and shoring up Israel's security in the region. When President …

At Federation urging, USDA Expands Kosher Food Support for Food Pantries

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that it will increase by 50% the number of kosher food products that are available in the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program, a federal program that provides surplus food to food banks and pantries. Jewish Federations have advocated for …