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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.

Policy Statements

NCJW Applauds House Passage of VAWA Reauthorization Bill

March 17, 2021, Washington DC – National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) hails the House passage of the bipartisan Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021 (VAWA), which would directly impact survivors and service providers. NCJW Chief Policy Officer Jody Rabhan released the following statement: “Today, the House took an important…

Policy Statements

NCJW Welcomes VAWA Reauthorization Bill 

For Immediate Release Media Contact Alyson Malinger, West End Strategy Team amalinger@westendstrategy.com; 917-935-7311 March 9, 2020, Washington, DC-National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) hails introduction of the bipartisan Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021 (VAWA), which would directly impact survivors and service providers. NCJW Chief Policy Officer Jody Rabhan released…

Press Releases

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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NCJW Welcomes Senator Feinstein’s VAWA Reauthorization Bill

Contact: Amanda Lang Director of Marketing and Communications 917.886.0336 cell FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NCJW Welcomes Senator Feinstein’s VAWA Reauthorization Bill November 13, 2019, Washington, DC – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) hails Senator Dianne Feinstein’s (D-CA) measure to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), which would directly…

Press Releases

NCJW Applauds House Passage of VAWA Reauthorization

Contact: Amanda Lang Director of Marketing and Communications 917.886.0336 cell FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NCJW Applauds House Passage of VAWA Reauthorization April 4, 2019, Washington, DC – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) hails the House of Representatives for passage of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019 (HR…

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