“Our dilemma today is that at the very time that we desperately need an ideological linkage between powerful Israel experiences and the creation of robust Jewish communities for young Jews in America, Zionism is absent from the mix”

Our dilemma today is that at the very time that we desperately need an ideological linkage between powerful Israel experiences and the creation of robust Jewish communities for young Jews in America, Zionism is absent[…]

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“Like synagogues, the Jewish federation system…once defined community for North American Jews. … Today, however, Federation seems distant from the lives of most Jewish young people….”

Like synagogues, the Jewish federation system (usually referred to simply as “Federation”) is another area that once defined community for North American Jews. The federation system is the central address of Jewish charities, and each[…]

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