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
NEW LOCATION
Washington Hilton, Washington D.C.
1919 Connecticut Avenue
Washington, District of Columbia 20009

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Celebrating Diversity at the Thanksgiving Table

Brian SiegalThanksgiving is the perfect occasion to consider how our individual backgrounds enrich America and the country's democratic values unite us.


Arab-Jewish Tensions

Kenneth BandlerThe condition of Jewish-Arab relations in Israel, always challenging and often tested, is not good. President Reuven Rivlin has gone public, hoping to heal the rift before it widens further.


Who's Blocking a Two State Solution

Lawrence GrossmanIsrael faces a formidable obstacle in the search for an end to violence and achievement of a peace deal: Mahmoud Abbas. A two-faced Palestinian leader cannot bring about a two-state agreement.


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Upcoming Events

  • September 10 - Harold's Table
    October 21 - Exit Berlin


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Contact Us

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

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