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JFGD Welcomes Launch of National Strategy to Counter Antisemitism

Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas Welcomes Launch of National Strategy to Counter Antisemitism

On Thursday, May 25th, the White House announced their comprehensive, “whole of society” strategy for countering antisemitism, with a live stream launch featuring President Biden’s o…

Letter to Congregation Nishmat Am: Celebrating 18 Years (Chai Anniversary)

Dear Rabbi Yitzchak Cohen,

We wanted to take a moment to express our heartfelt appreciation for your outstanding leadership and dedication to the Dallas Jewish community as you celebrate the 18th (Chai) Anniversary of Nishmat AM.

Your visionary spirit has been instrumental in creating a ce…

Gratitude for Educators

Shaping Young Minds and Strengthening our Jewish Community

Teachers play a vital role in shaping young minds and nurturing the next generation of leaders. In Jewish early childhood schools, religious schools, and day schools here in Dallas, educators are responsible for transmitting Jewish …

Ensuring the Safety of Jewish Communities in Texas

Bill Humphrey
Director, Department of Community Security Former Deputy Chief of the Dallas Police Department

In 2022, incidents targeting the Jewish community in the United States reached a historic high, with 3,697 reported cases of assault, vandalism, and harassment, up 36% from the p…

Yom HaZikaron Memorial Service on Monday, April 24

Yom HaZikaron is a solemn day of remembrance for the Jewish community worldwide. It is a day to honor the memory of fallen soldiers that gave their lives defending the State of Israel, and to collectively mourn for victims of terror. This solemn day provides an opportunity to reflect on the…