Introducing The Global OU Headquarters; Empowering Women in Leadership
Happenings Around the OU Introducing The Global OU Headquarters Celebrations for the OU’s new office space at 40 Rector Street in downtown Manhattan began in late June with a Keviat Mezuzah Ceremony exclusively for OU Board Members. It concluded in early September with a Chanukat Habayit celebration with lay...
Teens Bring Cheer to Orphans; Battle of the Robots; WI Challenge Grant Winners
This past June, at the American Jewish Press Association (AJPA) Conference, Jewish Action won four Simon Rockower Awards for Excellence in Jewish Journalism for work that appeared in 2021.
Traveling Exhibit Revolutionizes Holocaust Education; US Ambassador Visits the Zula; Students Lobby for Nonpublic School Funding
Happenings Around the OU By Sara Goldberg NCSY Reissues Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan’s Writings In December, NCSY’s annual Aspire: Yarchei Kallah—a five-day learning retreat for public school teens—celebrated Rabbi Aryeh Kaplan’s legacy with the launch of the NCSY Aryeh Kaplan Library, a reissuing of the entire Kaplan opus....
After changing the landscape for kosher certification in refrigerators, GE Appliances — with the guidance of OU Kosher — has now expanded to ovens.
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Jewish Action Article Leads to Expansion of Chesed Program; Is Language a Barrier to Aliyah?; The Economics of Frum Life; Replacing Headstones for Jewish Heroes
Parenting Partnership; Celebrating Transformation; Creating Today's Jewish Leaders; REACH-ing Every Child; Upholding Religious Liberty