Jewish Federations of North America

'We must ask our leaders to form a government quickly'

Rivlin meets CEO and President of Jewish Federations of North America.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2019, 3:06 AM

$4.6 million in federal funds to go to Holocaust survivors

Jewish Federations of North America to distribute $4.6 million in federal money appropriate by Congress to aid Holocaust survivors.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/25/2019, 11:16 AM

Why did the Jewish Federations move away from Jerusalem?

Jay Shapiro wonders why the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations in North America choose to meet in Tel AvivJay Shapiro, 11/2/2018, 2:02 PM

'Rumors of the death of Israeli democracy are exaggerated'

Knesset Speaker addresses 700 North America Jewish Federation heads on complex relationship between people of Israel and Diaspora.Mordechai Sones, 10/23/2018, 8:26 PM

Herzog: Orthodox, Reform, Conservative will respect each other

Jewish Agency Chairman Yitzhak Herzog tells North American Jewry at Jewish Federation GA Israel-Diaspora divide an existential threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2018, 4:57 PM

Bereaved mother's inspiring speech to US Jewry

Israel Prize laureate Miriam Peretz, who lost 2 sons in combat, addresses Jewish Federations of North America in Tel Aviv., 10/23/2018, 3:58 PM

'The Israeli people are tough and determined'

American firefighter speaks about volunteering in southern Israel to help put out fires caused by incendiary kites and balloons.Yoni Kempinski, 8/2/2018, 4:43 AM

Woman who served as first female JFNA chief runs for congress

Kathy Manning, former JFNA chief, mounts congressional run in North Carolina.JTA, 12/7/2017, 3:22 PM

'We will never give up on Diaspora Jewry'

President Rivlin departs for Los Angeles to address Jewish Federation’s General Assembly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2017, 10:23 PM

PM to address Jewish Federations’ General Assembly via satellite

Israeli PM to address annual event of US Jewish groups following concerns he would break tradition by not attending.JTA, 10/30/2017, 8:17 PM

Jewish Federations leader dies of cancer

Jonathan Woocher, leading Jewish educational theorist, dies at 70.JTA, 7/8/2017, 9:11 PM

Top government officials brief Jewish security professionals

Over 40 security directors from around US join summit with FBI and Department of Homeland Security.JTA, 5/6/2017, 8:56 PM

Blue Card receives grant to help Holocaust survivors

Group that provides assistance to Holocaust survivors receives $120,000 grant from the Jewish Federations of North America.JTA, 2/16/2017, 4:30 AM

Jewish Federations end ban on Judea and Samaria

Leading American Jewish umbrella organization nixes 49-year ban on visits to Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2016, 5:20 PM

Federations to discuss Judea, Samaria missions

Jewish Federations of North America reportedly to decide whether to allow missions to Israel to visit Judea and Samaria.JTA, 10/27/2016, 5:33 AM

'You inspire by helping those in need'

First lady Nehama Rivlin meets with female volunteers from the Jewish Federations of North America.Cynthia Blank, 11/11/2015, 5:34 PM

Netanyahu: Israel, US must move on from Iran deal

At Jewish Federations of North America, PM says Israel ready for peace, but Palestinians must stop making endless demands.Nitsan Kedar, Washington D.C., 11/10/2015, 7:52 PM

Deal 'Best Way' to Ensure Iran Doesn't Get Nukes

President Obama says Iran deal will allow the world to maintain all the tools it needs to stop Iran if it cheats.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/28/2015, 10:15 PM

Obama to Address North American Jews on Iran Deal

President Obama to participate in a live webcast on Iran deal with Jews from the United States and Canada.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/21/2015, 8:49 PM

Jewish Leaders Congratulate Netanyahu on Victory

JFNA, WJC leaders hail a victory for Likud and for democracy in the Middle East after the 20th Knesset elections.Tova Dvorin, 3/18/2015, 9:17 PM

'The Largest Communal Gathering on the Planet'

Thousands of Jewish leaders meet in the US every year for the JFNA General Assembly - but what do they discuss?Yoni Kempinski, 11/14/2014, 9:00 AM

Netanyahu: Iran is An Enemy

PM Netanyahu tells Jewish Federations of North America that instead of a bad deal with Iran, the sanctions on it should be toughened.Elad Benari, 11/12/2014, 1:15 AM

Joe Biden Says He and Bibi are 'Still Buddies'

Speaking to Jewish Federations of North America, US Vice President seeks to smooth over 'chickensh**' tensions.Eliran Aharon and Ari Soffer, 11/11/2014, 2:47 PM

Netanyahu Shows in Pictures How 'Hamas is ISIS'

PM explains to Jewish Federations how Hamas and ISIS both brutally execute, share goals of world domination.Ari Yashar, 9/30/2014, 8:17 PM

Ukrainian Jews Face 'Uncertain' Future

Situation for Ukraine's Jewish community tentatively stable, but American Jewish Federations 'not taking chances'.Ari Soffer, 3/21/2014, 1:21 PM

Diaspora Jewry Must Ask: 'Why Be Jewish?'

Former British Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks says Diaspora Jewry must focus on the 'Why?' if it is to have a future.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 11/12/2013, 4:17 PM

JFNA Discusses Future of Diaspora Jews, Israel

Jewish Federations of North America holds conference in Jerusalem, not in US; interview with CEO Jerry Silverman on Arutz 7 TV.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 11/10/2013, 1:12 PM

Initiative Counters Assault on Israel's Legitimacy

The Israel Action Network, an initiative of the JFNA, develops strategies to counter the assaults on Israel.Elad Benari, 12/3/2012, 5:46 AM

Video: Bibi to Jewish GA: Next Year in Jerusalem

Netanyahu appeals to all of the delegates at the Federation GA in Baltimore to attend next year’s convention in Jerusalem. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/14/2012, 12:35 PM