Leaders of the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle, Jewish Family Service, and partner organizations in the faith community sent the following letter to State Representative Ross Hunter, Chairman of the Washington State House Appropriations Committee, and other members of the committee. The letter asks for restoration of cuts in Temporary Assistance for Needy Families funding in the state's 2015-2017 biennial budget.
March 16, 2015» Read More
The Jewish Federation is teaming up with Jconnect to provide small grants to host your own seders!
Grants will be open for up to $10/head to help cover food and expenses for up to 15 guests. We will also have resources such as haggadot, menu planning, tables/chairs, and other items to make planning a cinch!» Read More
Tickets are now on sale for the Seattle Jewish Film Festival, running now through March 22, 2015!» Read More
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle thanks Professor Kenneth Stein, founder and director of the Institute for the Study of Modern Israel at Emory University, for giving two provocative and informative talks in Seattle on March 10 and 11, 2015.
March 10 talk at Hillel at the University of Washington on "Israel Education on Campus: Experiences and Aspirations"
March 11 talk at Temple De Hirsch Sinai on "Iran, ISIS and the Changing Middle East: Implications for Israel and the U.S."» Read More
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle condemns in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks that took the lives of at least two people at a Copenhagen synagogue and a nearby cultural center holding an event promoting free speech. Police believe the same person committed both acts of terror.» Read More
Be a part of the MOMentum in this special trip to Israel sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle and the Jewish Women's Renaissance Project. Contact Amy Paquette at the Jewish Federation for more information!» Read More
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle is pleased to announce the late summer launch of a full-color magazine highlighting the people, trends and lifestyles that make Seattle an exciting center of Jewish life.
"The Jewish Federation is very excited to provide this dynamic new service," said Celie Brown, Board Chair of the Jewish Federation. "Our magazine will tell the stories of people and organizations who make our growing community special."» Read More