Educate

about Judaism, Israel, the Holocaust,
and the challenges we face today

The JCRC builds relationships to fight antisemitism and bigotry; educates about Judaism, Israel,  antisemitism, and the Holocaust; advocates for Jewish values and priorities; and safeguards our community.

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Advocate

for the priorities and values
of the Jewish community

The JCRC builds relationships to fight antisemitism and bigotry; educates about Judaism, Israel,  antisemitism, and the Holocaust; advocates for Jewish values and priorities; and safeguards our community.

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Build

bridges across the Jewish
and broader communities

The JCRC builds relationships to fight antisemitism and bigotry; educates about Judaism, Israel,  antisemitism, and the Holocaust; advocates for Jewish values and priorities; and safeguards our community.

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Safeguard

our community and others
against physical and cyber threats

The JCRC builds relationships to fight antisemitism and bigotry; educates about Judaism, Israel,  antisemitism, and the Holocaust; advocates for Jewish values and priorities; and safeguards our community.

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Safeguarding the security and wellbeing of individuals and Jewish communal institutions.

As the public affairs voice of the Jewish community, the JCRC fights antisemitism and prejudice, advocates for Israel, provides Holocaust education, promotes tolerance and social justice, and builds bridges across the Jewish and broader communities.

The Public Affairs Voice of the Jewish Community

Since 1939, the JCRC has served the Jewish community of Minnesota. While COVID-19 has changed the way we do our work, we continue to educate, advocate, safeguard, and build on your behalf.

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Events

Living Room Learning with Mark Wilf

Tue,Dec. 1 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM |
Mark Wilf serves as chair of Jewish Federations of North America and is the President/Owner of the Minnesota Vikings. How is Mark approaching the challenges each organization is facing today. Mark will discuss the challenges facing Jewish communities globally and the initiatives about which he ...
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A conversation with Ron Leshem, “Valley of Tears” creator

Mon,Dec. 7 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM |
Screenwriter and author Rob Leshem is the creator of Valley of Tears, a new HBO Max series shaking Israeli society and now reaching American audiences. Inspired by true events, Valley of Tears is a ten-part miniseries depicting the Yom Kippur War through the eyes of ...
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News/Blog

Eboo Patel: How Interfaith Action Can Lead to Racial Equity

Eboo Patel: How Interfaith Action Can Lead to Racial Equity

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiiPKKkGo08&feature=youtu.be Nov. 20, 2020 Collectively, we face a moment of divisions in our society. Whether religious, political, racial, generational, economic or in other areas, we find our communities, institutions, families and society fracturing. Together, we can improve. We can build ...

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Eboo Patel: How Interfaith Action Can Lead to Racial Equity

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiiPKKkGo08&feature=youtu.be Nov. 20, 2020 Collectively, we face a moment of divisions in our society. Whether religious, political, racial, generational, economic or in other areas, we find our communities, institutions, families and society fracturing. Together, we can improve. We can build ...

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Program

JCRC Appreciates Apology from Winona LaDuke Following Inappropriate Holocaust Analogy

JCRC Appreciates Apology from Winona LaDuke Following Inappropriate Holocaust Analogy

November 18, 2020 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “Today, the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) received the following note from ...

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JCRC Appreciates Apology from Winona LaDuke Following Inappropriate Holocaust Analogy

November 18, 2020 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “Today, the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) received the following note from ...

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Statement

JCRC Congratulates President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris

JCRC Congratulates President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris

Nov. 11, 2020  Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement following the historic 2020 election: “The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the ...

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JCRC Congratulates President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris

Nov. 11, 2020  Minneapolis, MN — Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement following the historic 2020 election: “The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the ...

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