What We Do

 

As the umbrella body for local member organizations, synagogues, and at-large members appointed by the Jewish Federation, JCRC unifies, mobilizes, represents, and is responsible to the Southern New Jersey community. Learn more about our areas of focus and what we can do for you via the links below:

  • Supporting Israel Advocacy

    The JCRC Israel Advocacy Initiative (IAI) helps to coordinate, educate and organize efforts among the South Jersey pro-Israel community in support and advocacy on behalf of Israel. IAI serves as a resource for individuals and organizations in our local community on the latest information, trends, issues and advocacy opportunities in support of Israel.

    The JCRC Israel Advocacy Initiative (IAI) helps to coordinate, educate and organize efforts among the South Jersey pro-Israel community in support and advocacy on behalf of Israel. IAI serves as a resource for individuals and organizations in our local community on the latest information, trends,...

    The JCRC Israel Advocacy Initiative (IAI) helps to coordinate, educate and organize efforts among the South Jersey pro-Israel community in support and advocacy on behalf of Israel. IAI serves as a ...

    The JCRC Israel Advocacy Initiative (IAI) helps to coordinate, educate and organize efforts among the South Jersey pro-Israel c...

    The JCRC Israel Advocacy Initiative (IAI) helps to coordinate, educate and organize eff...

    The JCRC Israel Advocacy Initiative (IAI) helps to coordi...

    The JCRC Israel Advocacy Initiat...

    The JCRC Israel Advoca...

  • Combating Anti-Semitism

    JCRC encourages amicable relationship, mutual understanding and respect among various groups, helps create and maintain conditions that are conducive to encouraging the continuity and vitality of Jewish living in a pluralistic society, protects and strengthens the rights and interests of the Jewish community, and combats anti-Semitism and every other form of racism or group prejudice.

    JCRC encourages amicable relationship, mutual understanding and respect among various groups, helps create and maintain conditions that are conducive to encouraging the continuity and vitality of Jewish living in a pluralistic society, protects and strengthens the rights and interests of the Jew...

    JCRC encourages amicable relationship, mutual understanding and respect among various groups, helps create and maintain conditions that are conducive to encouraging the continuity and vitality of ...

    JCRC encourages amicable relationship, mutual understanding and respect among various groups, helps create and maintain condit...

    JCRC encourages amicable relationship, mutual understanding and respect among various ...

    JCRC encourages amicable relationship, mutual understandi...

    JCRC encourages amicable relatio...

    JCRC encourages amicab...

  • Building Interfaith & Intergroup Relations

    JCRC manages the local Jewish Coalition for Literacy program in South Jersey- BookMates, operates the Catholic-Jewish Commission, facilitates the continuation of the Jewish Catholic Muslim Dialogue, develops Jewish relations with all faith, ethnic and racial groups, and serves on various Ministerium councils.

    JCRC manages the local Jewish Coalition for Literacy program in South Jersey- BookMates, operates the Catholic-Jewish Commission, facilitates the continuation of the Jewish Catholic Muslim Dialogue, develops Jewish relations with all faith, ethnic and racial groups, and serves on various Minister...

    JCRC manages the local Jewish Coalition for Literacy program in South Jersey- BookMates, operates the Catholic-Jewish Commission, facilitates the continuation of the Jewish Catholic Muslim Dialogue...

    JCRC manages the local Jewish Coalition for Literacy program in South Jersey- BookMates, operates the Catholic-Jewish Commissio...

    JCRC manages the local Jewish Coalition for Literacy program in South Jersey- BookMates...

    JCRC manages the local Jewish Coalition for Literacy prog...

    JCRC manages the local Jewish Co...

    JCRC manages the local...

  • Promoting Holocaust Education

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum & Education Center (GHMEC) teaches people about the past and educates them for the future through the painful lessons of the Holocaust. The objective is to reduce prejudice and lessen hatred, bigotry, bullying and violence against all groups.

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum & Education Center (GHMEC) teaches people about the past and educates them for the future through the painful lessons of the Holocaust. The objective is to reduce prejudice and lessen hatred, bigotry, bullying and violence against all groups.

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum & Education Center (GHMEC) teaches people about the past and educates them for the future through the painful lessons of the Holocaust. The objective is to reduce...

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum & Education Center (GHMEC) teaches people about the past and educates them for the future thr...

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum & Education Center (GHMEC) teaches people about the p...

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum & Education Center (GHM...

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museu...

    JCRC’s Goodwin Holoc...

  • Engaging in Government Affairs

    JCRC engages in government affairs to establish and maintain relationships with government officials, both elected and appointed, within the community, establish and maintain relationships with school administrators and educators within the community, and to establish and maintain relationships with law enforcement officials within the community.

    JCRC engages in government affairs to establish and maintain relationships with government officials, both elected and appointed, within the community, establish and maintain relationships with school administrators and educators within the community, and to establish and maintain relationships ...

    JCRC engages in government affairs to establish and maintain relationships with government officials, both elected and appointed, within the community, establish and maintain relationships with sc...

    JCRC engages in government affairs to establish and maintain relationships with government officials, both elected and appointe...

    JCRC engages in government affairs to establish and maintain relationships with governm...

    JCRC engages in government affairs to establish and maint...

    JCRC engages in government affai...

    JCRC engages in govern...

  • Fostering Community Relations

    JCRC strives to develop an intelligent and effective public opinion within and outside the Jewish community on Jewish community relations issues, problems, concerns and commitments. We provide the means for Jewish communal leadership to exchange views with key local, national and global public officials and opinion molders.

    JCRC strives to develop an intelligent and effective public opinion within and outside the Jewish community on Jewish community relations issues, problems, concerns and commitments. We provide the means for Jewish communal leadership to exchange views with key local, national and global public of...

    JCRC strives to develop an intelligent and effective public opinion within and outside the Jewish community on Jewish community relations issues, problems, concerns and commitments. We provide the ...

    JCRC strives to develop an intelligent and effective public opinion within and outside the Jewish community on Jewish community...

    JCRC strives to develop an intelligent and effective public opinion within and outside ...

    JCRC strives to develop an intelligent and effective publ...

    JCRC strives to develop an intel...

    JCRC strives to develo...