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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.

On the Hill Updates

On the Hill Updates: Friday, June 18, 2021

Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice Senate Committee considers Women’s Health Protection Act On June 16, the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution held a hearing on the Women’s Health Protection Act (WHPA, HR 3755/S 1975). During the hearing — “Protecting Roe: Why We Need the Women’s Health Protection Act,”…

Press Releases

National Council of Jewish Women Condemns Increase in Antisemitic Attacks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2021 Media Contact: Alyson Malinger, West End Strategy Team; 917-935-7311 National Council of Jewish Women Condemns Increase in Antisemitic Attacks WASHINGTON – Following a wave of recent antisemitic attacks across the United States, National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) CEO Sheila Katz issued the…

Sign-on letters

Interfaith Sign-on Letter in Support of Kristen Clarke

March 12, 2021 United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary 224 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Dear Chairman Durbin, Ranking Member Grassley, and Committee Members: On behalf of the 102 undersigned interfaith and community-based organizations, we write to express our strong support of Kristen Clarke for Assistant Attorney…

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