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Federations Reject UNHRC Blacklist: What You Need to Know

The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) rejects the decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to release a list of businesses involved in “certain specified activities related to the Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. "The list demonstrates…

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - January 2020

JEWISH FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NJ
To Donna, Haley and Ellie Ginsberg, in memory of Betty Simpson, from Cheryl, Lance, Carly and Sidney Markbreiter; to Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Feldman, in memory of Rabbi Adam Feldman, from Edward Thompson and Rita Gordon; to Esther Schwartz, in memory of Stev…

Security Initiatives: 2019 Year in Review

From Poway and Pittsburgh to NY and Jersey City – violent anti-Semitic incidents and bias crimes hit more frequently and closer to home through 2019. Security concerns mounted, as did Jewish Federation’s security response. Jewish Federation’s commitment to pre-empting crisis and…

House of Representatives Passes Never Again Education Act

Following long-term advocacy, education, and relationship building with lawmakers, personal meetings during our Washington, D.C. mission less than two weeks ago - and on the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, yesterday the House of Representatives passed The Never Again…

Mission to Nation’s Capital Connects Jewish Community with Lawmakers

Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey participated in a mission to Washington, D.C., to advocate for the Jewish community’s needs pertaining to growing anti-Semitism and security concerns, among others.