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The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

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National Council of Jewish Women Statement on New Title IX Rule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 7, 2020 Media Contact: Sarah Garfinkel, West End Strategy Team sgarfinkel@westendstrategy.com; 202-765-4290 National Council of Jewish Women Statement on New Title IX Rule This week, the Department of Education released a new Title IX rule that will go into effect August 14 governing schools’ responses to…

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1,500+ Jewish Advocates Demand Expanded Access to Nutrition Assistance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Sarah Garfinkel, West End Strategy Team sgarfinkel@westendstrategy.com; Cell: 202-765-4290 1,500+ Jewish Advocates Demand Expanded Access to Nutrition Assistance National Council of Jewish Women and MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger spearhead effort to increase and expand access to nutrition WASHINGTON – More than 1,500 individuals…

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Health Care At Stake for Millions of Americans

Contact: Amanda Lang, Director of Marketing and Communication 917-886-0336 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) released the following statement today in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to hear a case that will determine the fate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Chief Policy Officer Jody…

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The Expanded Muslim Ban Another Blow to Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Contact: Amanda Lang, Director of Marketing and Communications Cell: 917-886-0336 For immediate release   The Expanded Muslim Ban Another Blow to Refugees and Asylum Seekers January 31, 2020, Washington, DC – The National Council of Jewish Women disagrees with the expanded travel ban that was announced today as refugees and…

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