American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee
We work in 70 countries to alleviate hunger and hardship, rescue Jews in danger, create lasting connections to Jewish life, and provide immediate relief for victims of natural and man-made disasters. Here’s how:
Discover Your Family’s Story
Search over 500,000 names from historic documents in the JDC Archives. What will you find?
Travel & Volunteer Overseas
News and Updates
JDC In the News
How to help Guatemala recover from the Fuego volcano
In a story, JDC’s response to aid Guatemalans severely affected after the eruption of the Fuego volcano is highlighted.
A Look Inside The Lives Of Israeli Bedouins In The Negev
An op-ed on JDC’s HOME exhibit focuses on the vulnerable Bedouin and Israeli Arab populations helped by JDC.
The Times of Israel
Thousands in Budapest flock to Jewish street fair in sign of community’s revival
A feature on the JDC-supported Judafest street festival in Budapest, which drew thousands of participants and highlights thriving Jewish life in the country.
Events & Travel
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