Now is a good time to get a flavor for the workshops, plenaries, and speakers you’ll get to experience at Leaders’ Retreat. Dozens of NCJW leaders will be in attendance so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to network with your counterparts across the country.
Also, please join us for legislative briefing calls focused on the lobby issues you’ll be taking to the Hill. The same call will be held twice to ensure full participation. Save these dates: Tuesday, April 21 at 7:00pm ET or Wednesday, April 22 at 1:00pm ET
More information is available here
On March 4, 2015 The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) urged the Supreme Court to rule in favor of the Obama Adminstration in King v. Burwell, the case challenging the financial underpinnings of the Affordable Care Act. NCJW has joined an amicus brief in support of the law’s subsidies made available in the form of tax credits to individuals buying insurance.
Read more of our press release and check out our Reproductive Justice Resources!
While many yearn for a time when the selection of judges was not so politicized, there is no going back.
Americans need to become involved by making their views known to their senators and by urging the president to pick up the pace on new nominations. And we all need to be involved now, to maintain the momentum toward the goal of ensuring a fair and independent judiciary committed to constitutional rights, including reproductive rights.
Read more by NCJW CEO Nancy K. Kaufman in
Meet the survivors of the thriving sex trade in TRICKED, a documentary that explores an industry fueled by greed, fantasy, and the commercial sexual exploitation of youth.
NCJW, 3Generations, and First Run Features are partnering to offer this groundbreaking film for sale at a discount before it is available to the general public. NCJW will receive a portion of the proceeds of each film sale, as well as a portion of any other sales made through our special link.
Also, check out the new Passover Supplement to our EXODUS campaign!
Click play below to listen to our distance learning call: Do Women Really Count: Gender Equality and the Israeli Elections
These elections will have a profound impact on the ever-shifting Israeli society.
This year, there have been many cultural developments in Israeli society. An ultra-orthodox women’s party, B’Zhutan, has emerged and the fight continues for gender and religious equality at the Western Wall, behind the doors of the Knesset, and beyond!