(JTA) — The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee is providing aid to Haiti after a hurricane caused widespread damage in the Caribbean country. The Jewish humanitarian group, partnering with the on-the-ground relief organization Heart to Heart International, is focusing on providing medical aid and serving the basic needs of those affected by Hurricane Matthew, according to…
Alan Gill, the CEO of the American Joint Distribution Committee, will step down in 2016.
Armed with a razor-sharp mind and a disarming smile, Ralph Goldman, who died at 100, glided effortlessly through the Jewish mega-dramas of the 20th century.
Ralph Goldman, who as a young man helped shepherd the State of Israel into existence and later devoted his professional life to bringing humanitarian relief to Jews across the globe, has died at 100.
The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee named Alan Gill, its longtime executive director of international relations and a resident of Israel, as the organization’s new CEO.
The American Jewish Committee has given away thousands of books, documents and pamphlets as it pares down its research library. Need a copy of ‘Who’s Who of Jewry, 1965’?
It’s been nearly a year since the Jewish Federations of North America vowed to overhaul the way American Jews divvy up contributions for overseas causes. So why is reform so elusive?