JFFS News Updates

Welcome Back!

 

 

Welcome back to our 2017 Board Co-Chair Lori Schwartz and President & CEO Arlene Miller! They just returned from an inspiring Jewish Federations of North America Mission to Ukraine and Israel. Here’s what Arlene had to say about how Orange County is making a difference in these c…

Conversion Law and Egalitarian Prayer Space at the Western Wall

American Jewry Struggles with Israeli Government Decisions on Conversion Law and Egalitarian Prayer Space at the Western Wall

 

The Israeli government’s decisions on Sunday, June 25, to (1) suspend a plan to create a platform for egalitarian and progressive Jewish practice at the Wester…

2016: Oh What a Year

Together, we accomplished so much and touched so many lives in 2016 – and the proof is in the numbers...

UN Anti-Israel Resolution

The United Nations Security Council Resolution Condemning Israeli Settlements

 

Along with Jewish Federations across North America, we were deeply disappointed that the United States abstained from a vote on the one-sided, anti-Israel resolution that was passed by the UN Security Council …

Syrian Conflict Update

Syrian Conflict - How You Can Help

 

Now entering its sixth year, the conflict in Syria continues to take a drastic toll on the lives of the Syrian people. With more than 11 million innocent civilians forced to flee, the humanitarian crisis has reached grave proportions. The situation in …