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
Jewish aid group and Israel team up to alleviate African poverty through agtech
JDC’s new Israeli government partnership will leverage Israeli technology to help Africa’s poor farmers.
The Groundtruth Project
In Havana, young Jews create community
A major feature on Cuba’s Jewish community highlights JDC’s role in its revival and ongoing resurgence.
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Mark Independence Day by Bolstering America’s Nonprofit Innovators
JDC CEO David Schizer lauds American nonprofit innovation and calls for ways to strengthen it by utilizing JDC’s operating model in Israel.
Events & Travel
Looking to experience the Jewish world first-hand with JDC?
14 Sep 2018
JDC invites you for an exclusive studio visit and a meet and greet with Grimanesa Amorós - the artist behind…
- 54 N Moore St, New York, NY 10013, USALocation
20 Sep 2018
The JDC Ambassadors Steering Committee and Event Co-Chairs Carol Levy and Wayne Goldstein invite you and a guest to an…
- 1 E 65th St, New York, NY 10065, USALocation