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Jewish Heritage Month

News and updates about Jewish Heritage Month

42 Canadian jurisdictions recognize Jewish Heritage Month

As Jewish Heritage Month begins in Canada, 42 additional jurisdictions across the country have recognized the month.

42 Canadian jurisdictions recognize Jewish Heritage Month

Montreal school board recognizes Jewish Heritage Month

Following efforts by B'nai Brith, largest English school board in Quebec recognizes May as Jewish Heritage Month.

Montreal board recognizes Jewish Heritage Month

Miami Marlins Jewish pitcher Richard Bleier throws scoreless inning on Jewish Heritage Day

Richard Bleier, the lone Jewish player on the Miami Marlins, pitches scoreless inning - on Jewish Heritage Day.

Miami Marlins' Jewish pitcher throws a scoreless inning

Jewish heroes in WWI: For Memorial Day and US Jewish Heritage Month

1,100 Jews were cited for valor at the end of WWI. Three Jewish soldiers received the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Memorial Day and US Jewish Heritage Month: Jewish WWI heroes

US salutes Jewish People who 'Demonstrate an unbreakable spirit'

Secretary of State opens annual month honoring US Jews: 'Jews contributed in countless ways to culture and character of our country.'

US salutes Jewish People who 'Demonstrate an unbreakable spirit'

Trump: We will never compromise our support for the Jewish community

Trump publishes proclamation declaring the month of May to be Jewish American Heritage Month.

'We will never compromise our support for the Jewish community'

Films show American contributions to Israeli independence

Ruderman Family Foundation and Toldot Yisrael make archival materials accessible and user-friendly for the first time.

Films show American contributions to Israeli independence

Canada school removes student banner for likeness to Israel flag

Toronto public school removes banner, made in honor of Jewish Heritage Month, deemed 'too controversial' over resemblance to Israeli flag.

Canada school removes student banner for likeness to Israel flag

Toronto to mark Jewish Heritage Month

Toronto Mayor John Tory proclaims the month of May to be Jewish Heritage Month.

Toronto to mark Jewish Heritage Month

Canadian Parliament approves Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Canadian House of Commons approves legislation making every May Canadian Jewish Heritage Month.

Canadian Parliament approves Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Congress marks Jewish Heritage Month

Both houses of US Congress hold celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month in Capitol building.

Congress marks Jewish Heritage Month

Senators acknowledge Jewish Chamber of Commerce

Entrepreneurs, activists and journalists from New York, New Jersey and Maryland visit the Senate to celebrate Jewish Heritage Month.

Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce acknowledged by senatorsplayer