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The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (the Federation) works on behalf of all Jews and all Jewish organizations in Washington state to ensure a vibrant Jewish community locally, in Israel and worldwide.

Speaker Series, Featuring Avraham Infeld Posted on January 20, 2017 10:03 AM

AVRAHAM INFELD: Judaism Is Not Only a Religion
Thursday, March 23, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Seattle Central Library, Microsoft Auditorium
1000 4th Ave., Seattle
Light refreshments served, dietary laws observed


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Federation Deeply Saddened by Terror Attack in Jerusalem Posted on January 8, 2017 5:48 PM

We are deeply saddened by the brutal terror attack in Jerusalem in which a terrorist drove a truck into a group of young Israeli soldiers, killing four and injuring 16.

We call on the Palestinian Authority leadership to condemn this violence unequivocally. There is never justification for such terror.

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JFNA Response to Administration's Abstention on Security Council Resolution Posted on December 23, 2016 1:25 PM

Jewish Federations across North America are deeply disappointed that the United States abstained from today’s vote on the one-sided, anti-Israel resolution that was passed by the U.N. Security Council today. 

The Administration’s decision undermined a core principle of American foreign policy that has been embraced by Democratic and Republican Administrations for decades: that the only route to a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is through direct negotiations between the parties. 

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Connections 2017! Posted on December 2, 2016 1:43 PM

Join Us for Connections 2017
Featuring Yael Vizel, Fashion Tech Entrepreneur and
Former Israeli Air Force Officer
RSVP Today
Sunday, January 29, 2017, 10:30 am
The Westin Seattle

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Please Donate to Israel Fire Emergency Fund Posted on November 25, 2016 11:18 AM

Wildfires have swept across Israel, damaging or destroying hundreds of homes, displacing an estimated 100,000 people, and interrupting vital utility and transportation services.

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Jewish Federation, Jewish Community Strongly Object to Bannon Appointment Posted on November 15, 2016 8:51 AM

The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle strongly objects to the appointment of Stephen Bannon as chief White House strategist and counselor, and the appointment of any others who may threaten the fabric of our civil society. We will stand beside every minority community and all who are vulnerable and afraid.

In his acceptance speech, President-elect Trump said,

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Pop-Up Shabbat Posted on November 3, 2016 9:43 AM

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Speaker Series, Featuring Bryan Schwartz Posted on October 28, 2016 4:51 PM

Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle’s
Speaker Series!

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A Talk With Mariam Kabaha Posted on October 20, 2016 2:57 PM

Please click here or on the graphic to RSVP.

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Super Sunday 2016 Posted on October 20, 2016 2:46 PM

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