Test Your JQ

Here Is What We Can All Do to Heal After Pittsburgh

Five ways to make the world a kinder place.

11/26/2018 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Jewish Connections

With Germany Close Up, Young Adults Reflect on the Past to Look to the Future

The Federation's new travel opportunity will put Seattle young adults in touch with Germany's past and present.

11/26/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

SAFE Washington Keeps the Jewish Community Secure

The decade-old Federation-supported program is vigilant in the face of threats.

11/26/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Journey

Two Czech Refugees Discover They've Led Parallel Lives

Two men find out they have a lot more in common than living in Seattle.

10/31/2018 By Peter Curtis and Robert Stern

Service and Jewish Life

Service and Jewish Life October-November 2018

Photos of our community in action

10/31/2018 Edited by Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

The Federation Prepares Emerging Leaders for Communal Responsibility

The Advanced Leadership Development Program gives participants the skills and confidence to be community builders.

10/31/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

The Federation's Director of Engagement Is Energized by Seattle's Diversity

Samuel Klein is a self-described connector.

10/31/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Honeymoon Israel Offers a Romantic Getaway for Committed Couples

The new program comes to Seattle.

10/31/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jpop

Karen Treiger's Family History Finds Holy Moments

The local author devoted years to researching and writing her in-laws' Holocaust survival story.

10/23/2018 By Rachel Román

Three Opinions

What’s the point of kashrut?

Do Jewish dietary laws need an update?

10/23/2018 By Rabbi Moshe Kletenik and Miriam Buckman

Sound Off

Rachel Belle Combines Food and Story

The host of the Your Last Meal podcast has been launched to foodie fame.

10/23/2018 By Haley Shapley

Jews of Seattle

Linda and Michael Warren

What does being Jewish mean to you? 

10/23/2018 Photography by Meryl Alcabes

Sound Off

The ADL Ups Its Game

The anti-hate organization responds to a new wave of local and national challenges.

10/23/2018 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Innovators

A Serial Entrepreneur Remakes His Favorite Thing: Sweatpants

A classic man problem, solved.

09/04/2018 By Haley Shapley

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.

08/29/2018 By Devin E. Naar

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