Mission Statement

The Jews of Color Initiative’s mission is to advance racial equity in the U.S. Jewish community by centering the leadership of Jews of Color and ensuring that our communities and institutions reflect the multiracial reality of the Jewish people.



Beyond the Count: Perspectives and Lived Experiences of Jews of Color

This report uses survey and interview data of a complex fabric of JoC identities, lived experiences, and perspectives.

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We're Hiring: Junior Program Officer

We're hiring for the role of Junior Program Officer! Work as part of our grantmaking department to build racial equity in the Jewish community.

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New York Hub 2022-2023: Applications, FAQs, Open House

Applications are currently open for cohort 2 of the Leadership Fellowship and cohort 2 of the Incubator! Click to view information and useful links for both New York Hub programs

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Popular Resources

There are incredible leaders, organizations, tools and texts that strengthen all facets of the Jewish community for Jews of Color.

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Top 5 Teachings from Beyond the Count

The five most essential teachings from Beyond the Count, our unprecedented research study on the perspectives and experiences of Jews of Color in the U.S.

Passover Resources 2022/5782

Events, haggadah supplements, articles, and more to make your Passover holiday more meaningful

How Tokenism Affects Jews of Color and 5 Ways Allies Can Interrupt It

While inclusion efforts must be made to counteract the inequities that persist in our community, efforts that rely on tokenism will not heal our racial wounds.

Why the Atlanta Shootings and Anti-Asian Racism are Jewish Issues

In the aftermath of the recent shootings in Atlanta, our team members Riki Robinson and Gabi Kuhn share their thoughts in this article.

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