Mission: Inspired by jewish values, that works through a program of research, education, advocacy, and community service to improve the quality of life for women, children, and families and strives to ensure individual rights and freedoms for all. Form 990, part iii, line 1 description of organizations mission: the national council of jewish women is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by jewish values, ncjw strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.
Programs: Community service - dignity and more, (foster and kinship care families), hello israel, imagination express (assist homeless children through play), council gardens (seniors), partners in reading, reading buddies.
advocacy initiatives - play it safe (safe play for families), benchmark (women's reproductive rights), letter writing campaign, gun violence reduction.