Jewish Journey

Finding Judaism as an Atheist

A scholar winds his way to religion.

06/25/2018 By Richard Curtis

Test Your J.Q.


As heirs to American history, we share responsibility for its wrongs.

10/01/2016 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Living Here

Editor's Note

The one thing we Jews can agree on is that America has been good to us.

10/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Jewish Connections

A Conversation with Harold Grinspoon and Diane Troderman

The cofounders of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation talk about the importance of Jewish philanthropy.

08/01/2016 By Jewish Federation Staff

Jewish Connections

Breaking Down the Barriers

Neighborhood Connections makes Jewish life accessible to everyone.

06/01/2016 By Rachel Román and Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Funding the Future

LIFE & LEGACY ensures security for future generations of Jews.

06/01/2016 By Rachel Román and Jim DiPeso

Artistic Sketches

Living in Hebrew

Novelist Dara Horn talks about the cosmic significance of Hebrew in her writing and life.

06/01/2016 By Denise Grollmus

Leaders of the Future

Leading the Future

The Advanced Leadership Development Program primes the next generation of Jewish community trailblazers.

04/01/2016 Photography by Rachel Román


Art After Auschwitz

How will we continue to memorialize the Holocaust?

04/01/2016 By Anca L. Szilágyi


10 Ways Seattle Became a Jewish City

Those who dare dismiss Seattle as a not-very-Jewish city fail to consider its history.

04/01/2016 By Stuart Eskenazi, Dan Aznoff, Megan Hill, Pam Mandel, and Emily K. Alhadeff

Be Heard

The Freedom Seder

The ever-customizable haggadah and the call to social justice.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Jewish Connections

PAVE-ing the Way

“DIY Judaism” attracts Jews in their 30s and 40s looking for community on their own terms.

02/01/2016 By Rachel Román

Jewish Connections

Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Advocating for Jewish Puget Sound at all levels of government

12/01/2015 Photography by Rachel Román

Best of the City

The Best of Jewish Washington

Kol hakavod to this year’s winners and featured picks!

12/01/2015 By Josh Furman, Emily K. Alhadeff, Boris Kurbanov, and Dan Aznoff

Jews of Seattle

Gregory Touchton

What does being Jewish mean to you?

12/01/2015 By Josh Furman

Jewish Connections

What is the Federation's Core Work?

10/01/2015 By Jim DiPeso and Elisa Haradon

Jewish Connections

Finding Pathways to Jewish Life

10/01/2015 By Jim Dipeso and Elisa Haradon


Choose Your Own Judaism

Seattle is famously innovative — except, some say, when it comes to Jewish life. Some Seattleites are taking matters of faith into their own hands.

08/01/2015 By David Laskin