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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Reflections, Wonders, and Hopes of Jewish Leaders of Color After the Launch of Beyond the Count

As the Jewish community continues to learn from and engage with Beyond the Count: Perspectives and Lived Experiences of Jews of Color, communal leaders are sharing their reflections, wonders, and hopes for what comes next.

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New York Hub Incubator FAQs

Have a project by and for Jews of Color with a presence or audience in New York City? Review our Frequently Asked Questions page for our New York Hub's Incubator, a program to develop and scale your project to its fullest potential. Accepting applications until January 21st! Apply now at bit.ly/NewYorkIncubator

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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.

White Supremacy Culture

This is a list of characteristics of white supremacy culture which show up in our organizations.

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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