AMERICAN JEWISH JOINT DISTRIBUTION COMMITTEE INC

Rating: 5 stars   1 review

Issues: International

Location: 711 Third Ave 10th Fl New York NY 10017 USA

Mission: The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) gives global expression to the principle that all Jews are responsible for one another. Working on behalf of North America's Jewish federations in over 60 countries around the world, JDC is dedicated to rescuing those in danger, providing relief to Jews in distress, and revitalizing Jewish communities. Through special partnerships and innovative program models, JDC is committed to helping Israel's most vulnerable citizens overcome the social challenges they still face. In the spirit of healing the world, JDC also offers non-sectarian disaster relief and longer-term development assistance worldwide.

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Rating: 5 stars  

1 person found this review helpful

Serious & brilliant. JDC has a smart approach to supporting underserved Jews and supporting Jewish learning and heritage. They work to enhance the lives of Jews in areas that have had little support. They do not impose litmus tests but, instead, meet Jews (worldwide) where they are and respond to their needs

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

reaching out to Eastern European Jews who were in need, while researching my own heritage.

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The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Thoguhtful

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Solidify our inheritance and bring the joy of Jewish daily life to many worldwide

Ways to make it better...

They had a more extensive web presnce

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How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-9-01

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