Philadelphia / Southern New Jersey Regional Office

 AJC's mission is to enhance the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel, and to advance human rights and democratic values in the United States and around the world.  Our key areas of focus are:

- Working towards the elimination of anti-Semitism worldwide;
- Promoting shared democratic values;
- Supporting Israel's quest for peace and security;
- Advocating for energy independence;
- Strengthening Jewish life.

The AJC Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey regional office promotes these goals through a variety of initiatives.  We have longstanding intergroup/interfaith relationships within the diverse local area, including Latino, Catholic, Presbyterian, Evangelical, and Ukrainian communities.  In terms of advocacy, we have connections to regional representatives, and we also host a Diplomatic Liaison Initiative, in which local leaders are matched with Consuls from various countries.  In addition, our office hosts a robust suite of programming, aimed at various interest groups and also open to the public. 

 

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ACCESS Summit: June 5-7, 2015
Global Forum: June 7-9, 2015
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Washington Hilton, Washington D.C.
1919 Connecticut Avenue
Washington, District of Columbia 20009

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Can Opposition to Israel Avoid Anti-Semitism?

Lawrence GrossmanAnti-Semitism is so deeply embedded in anti-Israel circles that it is virtually impossible to distinguish between the outcry against Israel's recent actions against Hamas and hatred of Jews.


\"The Germans have to trust themselves\"

David Harris"With leadership comes responsibility," says AJC's executive director in an interview with a top German newspaper on Germany?s role in international affairs.


Gaza Palestinians Suffer from Occupation, But Hamas is Occupier

Kenneth BandlerEgypt and Israel know all too well that peace is impossible so long as Hamas is thriving. It?s time the rest of the world recognizes this reality as well.


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Marcia I. Bronstein, Director
Frederick D. Strober, President
215-665-2300
philadelphia@ajc.org

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