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San Diego Jewish Advocacy Fellows Part II

On Wednesday, San Diego's Jewish Advocacy Fellows met for their second session at Jewish Family Service. Kristen McDade Byrne, Vice President of MJE Marketing Services and a lobbyist for Hillel, discussed the key elements of advocacy: what it is, why it is important, how to formulate a compe…

California Legislative Jewish Caucus to Terrorist Bullies: Leave our Child


The California Legislative Jewish Caucus has made the following statement regarding the recent kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank:

“Our hearts, thoughts and prayers are with the parents, family members and friends of the innocent teenage Israeli boys kidnapped in…

San Diego to Host #BringBackOurBoys Rally

On Sunday, June 22, the San Diego Jewish Community will gather at SCY High School to pray for the quick and safe return of three Israeli teenage boys who were kidnapped by terrorists this past Friday. The everyone is welcome to join in showing solidarity with Israel and our Jewish commu…

Thanks from Israel - An Update from Rebecca Caspi

Please see below letter from Rebecca Caspi, who is on the ground in Israel in these trying times:

Dear Friends,

Your support means so much!

It’s at times like this, when the entire Jewish world pulls together with hopes and prayers for the safety of our three kidnapped boys, that…