News

Mensches Worth Mentioning: Caroline Saliman

Imagine what’s in the minds of little children who are being told they need to stay at home from school, can't see their friends, can’t hug their grandparents, and that they have to wear masks, like all the adults around them, when they are outside around others.

Read More »

Letter: Stop Annexation, In The Name Of Love

The newly formed Israeli coalition government promises to focus on only COVID 19-related matters, with one glaring exception: by July 1, the government can proceed with the process of annexing portions of the West Bank.

Read More »

Jewish National Fund-USA Salutes Teachers

In recognition of Teacher Appreciation Week (May 4 – 8, 2020), JNF-USA leadership is recognizing the incredible impact of teachers in schools across the U.S. and Israel.

Read More »

Smile… Nobody’s Watching

I have been struck by the fact that each time I pass someone on the street, my face covered in a mask, their face covered too, I say hello and smile. Because the masks can muffle sound, often times people don’t hear me say hello, and my smile is hidden, of course, behind the fabric of the mask. As a result, often these days people don’t acknowledge me as we pass each other— at least six feet apart — on the street.

Read More »

Announcing JTREE Boulder

With this community pledge, we join J-Tree: Jewish organizations around the world who share a commitment to addressing climate change.

Read More »

Jewish National Fund-USA’s Ecosystem of Independence

On Wednesday, April 29, 2020, Israel’s population will reach 9.2 million people, a more than 10-fold increase from its founding in 1948. While there will be no barbeques in parks, no fireworks in the sky, nor parties in Tel Aviv’s discotheques, one thing is certain: an ecosystem of communities, conservation …

Read More »

International Group Holds Online Commemoration of Poway Shooting

Commemorating Poway Synagogue Shooting, US & UN Officials Pledge Determined Fight Against Anti-Semitism Ceremony organized by the Combat Anti-Semitism Movement to commemorate the first anniversary of the deadly shooting Survivors of the attack were joined by US Special Envoy Elan Carr, UN Special Rapporteur Dr. Ahmed Shaheed and Israel Ambassador …

Read More »