Jewish Organizations Pursuing Justice


Jewish Social Justice Network: is an online Jewish magazine dedicated to pursuing justice, building community, and repairing the world. The website offers resources including articles related to different social justice areas, Jewish holidays, and secular holiday. There are also themed dvrei Torah for each weekly parsha, and other related education opportunities.

Tekiah: a Jewish Call to Action is an alliance of activists, community organizers, and lay leaders in Greater Boston, committed to mobilizing the Jewish community to work for a fundamental, systemic change in American society. Past actions involve campaigns for bilingual education and immigrants rights.

The Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action (JALSA) is dedicated to being a strong, progressive, inter-generational voice, inspired by Jewish teachings and values, for social justice, civil rights, and civil liberties. They provide informational programming and working committees on these issues in Massachusetts.

PANIM: The Institute for Jewish Leadership and Values brings Jewish high school students to Washington, D.C. for seminars which explore the connection between public policy, social
action, community service and Jewish Values.

The Ziv Tzedakah Fund has many articles and listing, including practical mitzvah opportunities, sources of inspiration, tzedakah ideas, books and curricula.

Jewish Labor Committee email:

Weinberg Tzedek Hillel is a public service and social justice initiative devoted to transforming the culture of your campus and your community.

Jewish Coalition for Service

Jewish Council for Public Affairs

American Jewish World Service

The Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism