That's what the Jewish Community Relations Council does. We are proud to serve as advocates for the Jewish community, promoting tolerance and cultural diversity. We are educators, fighters of injustice and dedicated to building strong bonds of communication and understanding between the Jewish community and other faith-based communities in Silicon Valley.
For more information on JCRC activities or to volunteer, contact Diane Fisher at (408) 357-7504 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Kehillah (gathering together), Tzedek Tirdof (pursuing justice), Re'ut (mutual respect)
The Community Relations Council seeks to teach and apply Jewish values to work toward a more just society and a strong, vibrant Jewish community.
• Build consensus within the organized Jewish community to articulate a shared vision or agreed upon action.
• Collaborate with government, ethnic, faith and community entities on our focus areas and consensus issues.
Maha Elgenaidi, ING, and Rabbi Melanie Aron, Congregation Shir Hadash
Diane Fisher, director of the JCRC, recently sat down to speak with Rabbi Melanie Aron, senior rabbi of Congregation Shir Hadash, and Maha Elgenaidi, executive director and founder of ING (Islamic Networks Group). These three women bring a wealth of experience working to bring interfaith people together in a common cause.
To read their interview, click here.
Thank you to our interfaith community for your support and love -- Together We Are Stronger
Recent events such as the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting often require tough conversations with our kids. These resources from PJ Library and the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) may provide help for these conversations.
Evergreen Islamic Center issues press release expressing its solidarity with the Jewish community in the wake of the Pittsburgh shooting. Click the headline above to read the release.
Sikh Community stands the Jewish community in the wake of the deadliest attack on Jews in the history of US. We gathered at SJ City Hall in solidarity with our Jewish community and spoke against hate.