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JFNA STATEMENT: On Government of Israel Entry Bar of Two US Congresswomen

JFNA, our parent organization, issued the following statement regarding the recent decision by the Government of Israel to bar entry of two Democratic US congresswomen, Tlaib, D-Mich., and Omar, D-Minn.

The Jewish Federations of North America believes that every member of Congress, without…

Save the Paper or Go Digital?

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We know the Madison Jewish News is an important resource for keeping informed and up-to-date on happenings and events in the Madison Jewish community...but we often wonder, are people reading the printed paper, what do they look for in the paper, and are there be…

UPDATE: Supporting El Paso and Dayton

We have been heartbroken over the loss of innocent lives in the wake of the mass shooting attacks in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio this weekend. In the aftermath of such horrific tragedy, it is hard to imagine what we could possibly do to help. 


With that heavy on our minds, we want to…

Farewell from our Israeli Shlichim: Shlomit & Tal

Dear Jewish Community of Madison,

We can’t believe it’s been two years since we first came to Madison, and that now it is time to say goodbye and go back to Israel. It feels almost impossible to sum up two years in a couple of paragraphs, but we will try. Before we came to Madison, we d…

A Note: Hava Nagila Jewish Community Picnic

The Hava Nagila Jewish Community Picnic has been a long-standing summer tradition over the years. It has provided a great opportunity to showcase our Jewish community organizations and enjoy a fun, relaxing time together. As we headed into planning for this year, we heard a lot of feedback t…