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Is Rep. Omar Wrong?


Yes, she is.  She is - and has been wrong in the past - for her comments regarding the influence of the Israel lobby and accusations of dual loyalty.  Although journalists have accurately indicated that she is directing these allegations against Jew and non-Jew alike, it is a work of inte…

Brunch Club—Aging with Dignity, Purpose, & Meaning


Powered by Women’s Philanthropy, and fueled by our incredible community, we are excited to announce the return of Brunch Club!

On March 26, at 10:30am, join Rabbi Graubart, Chief Jewish Officer & Director of the Advanced Institute for Judaic Studies, San Diego Jewish Academy, Dara Schwar…

Living Kindly at Options


Co-Chairs Britney Ewing, Sylvia Geffen and Jennifer Meltzer with keynote speaker, Orly Wahba

On Sunday, February 24, Federation welcomed more than 600 women to celebrate the collective impact we have on our local and global community.

Prior to the main event, the Women’s Philanthropy Bo…

Now You Can Buy Bamba in Walmart


Bamba, Israel’s most popular snack. Photo by David Orcea/Shutterstock.com

Israeli snack-food empire Osem has doubled production of Bamba, its bestselling crunchy peanut snack, making it available in major overseas retailers such as Walmart.

Consumer surveys show that Bamba already is fo…

Why Forbes Chose Israel to Host 1st Global Women’s Summit


Women in the Forbes 2018 Under 30 Global Summit, including Dr. Ruth Westheimer, ringing the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Bell. 

For Forbes magazine Chief Content Officer Randall Lane, Israel was a natural choice to host the first-ever Forbes Under 30 Global Women’s Summit, set to take place …