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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA GOVERNMENT AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS

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The JCRC of Greater Washington's District of Columbia Government and Community Relations Commission is the government advocate and community relations resource for our Jewish community. Partnering with local and state organizations to reach out to government officials to advance the legislative agenda of our community in DC. 

What We Do

What You Can Do

Signature Programs

Upcoming Events

Friendship Picnic

Charleston, SC vigil 
Evening of Interfaith Dialogue


WHAT WE DO

The JCRC's District of Columbia Government and Community Relations commission partner with local and state organizations to reach out to government officials at the federal, state and local levels to advance the legislative agenda of the Jewish community in Metropolitan Washington

ADVOCATE

Partner with local and state organization to reach out the government officials at the federal, state, and local levels to advance the Jewish community’s legislative agency. Assist local organizations, agencies, and synagogues in securing government funding.

EDUCATE 

Convene programs on selected issues of concern to our community, including security briefings and candidate forums.

ACTIVATE

Convene and mobilize the Jewish community in times of celebration, commemoration, and crisis. Write and encourage constituents to write opinion pieces and letters to the editor. Arrange meetings between elected officials and Jewish community members both in their home districts and in their government offices to discuss policy and funding priorities.

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Serve as a trusted source of information on Social Justice issues in our community for media,officials, and business and civic leaders.

 

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WHAT YOU CAN DO

1) STAY INFORMED                                                                                                   8076-200.png

Stay up-to-date on events in our communities through timely information on our website.

2) LOBBY ELECTED OFFICIALS                                                                                                                   lobbying-clipart-aa713f_d794fae59ef04f88aa81a26b9532d397.gif

Be sure that your elected officals hear your articulate, well-reasoned points of view. Hearing from constituents helps convince an elected official of the merits of a point of view, as well as the breadth of support for it.

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Show your support by sharing accurate information with your friends and peers. Social Media provides you multiple venues through which you can show support. Using this medium allows you to share accurate information about community issues with your friends and peers.

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SIGNATURE PROGRAMS

  • DC Council Chanukkah Candle Lighting 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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