By Nancy B. Greer President & CEO When I have conversations with community members about helping more people find connections to Jewish life, a theme that I hear often is that there is a strong interest in and appreciation for accessible learning opportunities. Your Federation’s partnership with the Shalom Hartman… Continue Reading
A Jewish Community Relations Council statement on the Atlanta shootings
2021 Legislative Information and Action Updates
The Washington State Legislature’s 2021 session is now underway. Find out about Jewish community priorities for the session and how you can get involved!
Hartman Lecture: For Heaven's Sake!
Join us at For Heaven’s Sake!, a virtual conversation with Dr. Elana Stein Hain of the Shalom Hartman Institute. With Rabbi Samuel Klein, Federation Director of Jewish Engagement, Dr. Stein Hain will explore the lost art of Jewish debate for the sake of illuminating a topic, not sowing division. Sunday, April 25, 10 am. Register today.
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Stay Connected with Jewish Life
You can be home and still be connected to Jewish life! Check out your Federation’s guide to virtual congregational services, gatherings, learning opportunities, and more throughout our region and beyond. Find out what’s going on in the community.
Here to Help
Find out the latest information about the pandemic crisis. From the latest guidance documents to resources for getting help, you’ll find them here.
Ensuring a Vibrant, Thriving Jewish Community
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle ensures Jewish continuity. We meet the needs of a fast-growing and diverse community of people who want to connect with Jewish life in ways that fit their passions and interests. We serve as a community voice, strengthen connections to Israel and World Jewry, and make investments in Jewish life, for today and the next generation.
Jewish Community Relations Council
The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) of the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle leverages the strength and heart of Puget Sound’s diverse Jewish community to secure a vibrant Jewish future locally, in Israel, and around the world and to champion a just, democratic and pluralistic society.
The JCRC’s core work includes:
- Combating antisemitism, bigotry, and racism
- Supporting a peaceful, secure, Jewish, and democratic state of Israel
- Fostering positive and meaningful relations with other communities and public officials
- Strengthening our Jewish communities through building cohesion and civil discourse.
By Nancy B. Greer President & CEO When Jews gather, we share stories. Whether they are family tales that we reminisce about in private or ritual retellings of experiences that changed the course of our history, stories are the foundation of memory. Memory holds the key to our resilience as… Continue Reading
By Nancy B. Greer President & CEO Every Passover, we retell the story of our ancestors’ escape from slavery in Egypt and think anew about the lessons it holds for today and tomorrow. Many of us will celebrate Passover for the second straight year in front of a screen at… Continue Reading
Jewish in Seattle, the Federation’s award-winning bimonthly magazine, shares engaging and inspiring stories about Jewish life, building stronger connections in our diverse community.