JCCs Can Strengthen the Shrinking Jewish Middle (and not just in the gym!)

Steven M. Cohen

This month’s guest writer is Steven M. Cohen, the research professor of Jewish Social Policy at HUC-JIR, and director of the Berman Jewish Policy Archive at NYU Wagner. He addressed the role JCCs can play in shaping American Jewish life at the 2012 JCCs of North America Biennial. American Jewry is facing a significant, impending […]

JCC Day Camps Are Enriching Jewish Environments, Study Says, with Potential to Do Much More


JCC day camps are giving thousands of children and teens rich Jewish experiences, and have the potential to do even more, according to a new study completed by the Florence G. Heller-JCC Association Research Center. Commissioned by the Mandel Center for Jewish Education and supported by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, the groundbreaking study, titled “The […]

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