Innovators

A Serial Entrepreneur Remakes His Favorite Thing: Sweatpants

A classic man problem, solved.

09/04/2018 By Haley Shapley

Service and Jewish Life

Service and Jewish Life August-September 2018

Photos of our community in action

08/28/2018 With Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

The Federation Convenes Organizations to Build Cohesion

The Community Convening Initiative intends to solve local challenges and grow cooperation.

08/28/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

The Federation's Trip to Israel Builds Community on the Journey and Back Home

The 43 participants came home re-Jew-vinated.

08/28/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Three Opinions

Is Evangelical Support Good for the Jews?

A rabbi versus a professor.

08/28/2018 By Rabbi Daniel Lapin and Professor Seth Dowland

Jews of Seattle

Hannah Kitzrow

What does being Jewish mean to you? 

08/28/2018 Photography by Meryl Alcabes

Sound Off

The Changing Face of Progressive Judaism

Progressive Jews don't want to check their politics at the mezuzah, and their practice increasingly shows that.

08/28/2018 By Pam Mandel

As American as Apple Pie

The Myth of Jewish Immigration

We might like to think we contributed to "a nation of immigrants," but in reality the system has always been rigged.

08/28/2018 By Devin E. Naar

Feature

Becoming American

As we enter the season of apples and honey, let’s think about how we became Americans — our struggles, our myths, our journeys, and our survival.

08/28/2018 Edited by Karin Vandraiss

Becoming American

Shari Schwartz

Out of Germany, into apartheid, on to Seattle

08/28/2018 Edited by Karin Vandraiss

Becoming American

Ami Popper

From Europe through Shanghai to Seattle

08/28/2018 Edited by Karin Vandraiss

Becoming American

Balika Haakanson

From Lithuania to Alaska

08/28/2018 Edited by Karin Vandraiss

Becoming American

Victoria Navi

An Iranian refugee resettles in Seattle

08/28/2018 Edited by Karin Vandraiss

Becoming American

Hazzan Ike Azose

From Turkey through France to America

08/28/2018 Edited by Karin Vandraiss

Becoming American

Name Withheld

Hiding in plain sight

08/28/2018 Edited by Karin Vandraiss

Jewish Journey

A Gen-X Jew Visits the Border

Everything we learned in Hebrew school prepared us for this moment.

08/28/2018 By Rabbi Yohanna Kinberg

Jewish Connections

Olympia Impact

Federation, partners racked up wins for Jewish community in 2018 legislative session.

07/30/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Federation at 90

Take a look around and check out the thriving state of Jewish Puget Sound in 2018.

07/30/2018 By Jim DiPeso

People

Shabbat Dinner Guests

Recent newsmakers, guests, and locals who’d make for interesting Shabbat dinner company

06/25/2018 By Anna Edlund

Innovators

Tech Support

Pogo brings carpooling to 21st-century parents.

06/25/2018 By Haley Shapley