New Jersey Jewish News
100 Years of JDC Featured in New Photo-Book
As part of JDC’s ongoing 100th coverage, Merri Ukraincik — author of JDC’s new photo-Book ‘I Live. Send Help,’ talks about JDC’s century of doing.
New Jersey Jewish News
JDC Describes Ukraine Relief Effort
JDC’s Oksana Galkevich was featured in a story elaborating on efforts to help Jews in Ukraine.
Fleeing Hilter On A Boat To Nowhere
The BBC revisits the story of the St. Louis — the German-Jewish refugee ship turned away from Cuba and the U.S. — highlighting JDC’s role in helping Jewish refugees.
Odessa Jews Lay Low As Violence Erupts
Ira Zborovskaya, JDC’s director in Odessa, spoke about recent developments in the coastal Ukrainian city.
Jewish Fashion Makes An Appearance in Poland
Antonina Samecka, the Polish-Jewish fashion designer, whose fashion line RISK came into being with help from JDC, is creating a buzz in Poland and overseas.
New Exhibit Chronicles A Century of Jewish Life
Staten Island newspaper previews upcoming opening of JDC’s exhibit at the New York Historical Society.
Strangers In Tblisi
eJewishPhilanhtropy ran an op-ed by Joy Sisisky — JDC Entwine Steering Committee National Co-Chair and former RIG Fellow — on her recent trip to Georgia with Entwine.
Jewish Groups Embrace Parental Leave
JTA interviewed JDC’s HR Director Robin Salsberg for a story on parental leave policies in the Jewish communal world.
A Pictorial History of Passover
As part of JDC’s ongoing Passover coverage,The Huffington Post published a collection of historic JDC Passover photos over the last century.
Empowering Israel’s Arabs
Masira co-founder Ghada Zoabi, who has been working to empower Israeli Arabs with disabilities, was the subject of a profile piece by JTA.
20th Century Passover
The widely popular online curator of historic photographs published a collection of historic JDC Passover photos, highlighting JDC’s distribution of matzah and community seder support today.
The New York Times
Help for Ukraine’s Jews
A letter to the editor from JDC President Penny Blumenstein draws attention to Ukraine’s Jews and the economic side of their country’s crisis.
New Jersey Jewish Standard
The Jewish People’s 911
The NJ Jewish Standard published a sweeping profile of JDC and JDC Global Archives Director Linda Levi, a NJ resident.
A Passover Recipe With A Twist
CNN published JDC’s seder serving suggestions from Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan, including stories about the Hesed clients who offered their favorite dishes.
Boomers Keep Giving in Retirement
In a story about the baby-boom generation’s volunteer work overseas, JDC Interface alum Hollis Rafkin-Sax’s experience of JDC’s work in Ukraine and Haiti is featured.
JDC’s role in Bosnia during the siege of Sarajevo is highlighted in this story about an exhibition on renowned interfaith aid efforts in the city during the country’s war.
Cleveland Jewish News
Cleveland Native Helps Revitalize Polish Jewry
Justin Kadis told his local Jewish newspaper how a trip to Cuba with JDC’s Entwine led him to sign up for a year of volunteer work with Krakow’s Jewish community.
The Jewish Week
Finding Warmth In Siberia
JDC Ambassador Cheryl Fishbein wrote an op-ed on her recent trip to Siberia and JDC’s core work in the challenging and frigid region.
Jewish Backpackers For Social Change
JDC’s Rachel Feuerstein-Simon spoke on TLV1 radio about multi-week experiences in India run by JDC Entwine and the Gabriel Project Mumbai.
Crimea Votes To Join Russia
FSU Director Ofer Glanz spoke to JNS about JDC’s work in Crimea a day after a referendum vote on the peninsula was held.