"The challenges facing an increasingly complex society have never been greater.We must be fully aware that strong motivation and good intentions are not enough." -Hannah G. Solomon, Founder of NCJW
OUR MISSION National Council of Jewish Women New York (NCJW NY) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW NY strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms. NCJW NY directly impacts the lives of 40,000 New Yorkers annually, with the help of nearly 400 volunteers. NCJW NY serves New Yorkers from all walks of life, from all racial and religious backgrounds, and all services are non-sectarian.