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JCRC Condemns Vandalism at Moorhead Mosque During Ramadan

JCRC Condemns Vandalism at Moorhead Mosque During Ramadan

The JCRC condemns the Islamophobic vandalization at the Moorhead Fargo Islamic Center during this holy month of Ramadan.

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JCRC Condemns Vandalism at Moorhead Mosque During Ramadan

The JCRC condemns the Islamophobic vandalization at the Moorhead Fargo Islamic Center during this holy month of Ramadan.

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A Measure of Justice for George Floyd

A Measure of Justice for George Floyd

No murder conviction can bring George Floyd back or make his family and friends fully whole for their loss. And there is still much more work to be done to confront systemic racism.

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A Measure of Justice for George Floyd

No murder conviction can bring George Floyd back or make his family and friends fully whole for their loss. And there is still much more work to be done to confront systemic racism.

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JCRC Mourns Passing of Vice President Walter Mondale

JCRC Mourns Passing of Vice President Walter Mondale

The most consequential Vice President in American history, Mondale was instrumental in achieving Camp David Accords between Israel and Egypt

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JCRC Mourns Passing of Vice President Walter Mondale

The most consequential Vice President in American history, Mondale was instrumental in achieving Camp David Accords between Israel and Egypt

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JCRC Mourns Death of Daunte Wright, Calls for Justice and Accountability

JCRC Mourns Death of Daunte Wright, Calls for Justice and Accountability

We join Minnesotans grieving the death of Daunte Wright, yet another Black Minnesotan killed by police.

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JCRC Mourns Death of Daunte Wright, Calls for Justice and Accountability

We join Minnesotans grieving the death of Daunte Wright, yet another Black Minnesotan killed by police.

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DeLaSalle Teacher Peg Hodapp Awarded 2021 Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award

DeLaSalle Teacher Peg Hodapp Awarded 2021 Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award

April 5, 2021 The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) is proud to announce the 2021 Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award recipient is DeLaSalle theology teacher Peg Hodapp. The Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award ...

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DeLaSalle Teacher Peg Hodapp Awarded 2021 Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award

April 5, 2021 The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) is proud to announce the 2021 Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award recipient is DeLaSalle theology teacher Peg Hodapp. The Leo Weiss Courage to Teach Award ...

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JCRC Mourns the Passing of Joel Glotter, z’’l

JCRC Mourns the Passing of Joel Glotter, z’’l

March 25, 2021 Minneapolis, MN – Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement mourning the passing of Joel Glotter, z’’l: “We mourn the passing of Joel Glotter, ...

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JCRC Mourns the Passing of Joel Glotter, z’’l

March 25, 2021 Minneapolis, MN – Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement mourning the passing of Joel Glotter, z’’l: “We mourn the passing of Joel Glotter, ...

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JCRC Stands in Solidarity with Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities

JCRC Stands in Solidarity with Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities

March 18, 2021 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) stands in solidarity with Asian American ...

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JCRC Stands in Solidarity with Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities

March 18, 2021 Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC), issued the following statement: “The Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas (JCRC) stands in solidarity with Asian American ...

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Rosh Hashanah and the First Day of School: JCRC Advocates for Religious Inclusion in Public Schools

Rosh Hashanah and the First Day of School: JCRC Advocates for Religious Inclusion in Public Schools

One of the JCRC's missions is to advocate for Jewish families and employees in public schools and other educational and workplace settings. The first day of school for many Minnesota school districts in 2021 was scheduled to be Tuesday, September ...

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Rosh Hashanah and the First Day of School: JCRC Advocates for Religious Inclusion in Public Schools

One of the JCRC's missions is to advocate for Jewish families and employees in public schools and other educational and workplace settings. The first day of school for many Minnesota school districts in 2021 was scheduled to be Tuesday, September ...

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Steve Hunegs interviewed about NBA player Myers Leonard use of antisemitic slur

Steve Hunegs interviewed about NBA player Myers Leonard use of antisemitic slur

March 12, 2021 JCRC Executive Director Steve Hunegs was interviewed on Henry Lake's show Lake Night on WCCO Radio about Miami Heat player Myers Leonard using an antisemitic slur during a video gaming live stream. Steve was pleased to educate the ...

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Steve Hunegs interviewed about NBA player Myers Leonard use of antisemitic slur

March 12, 2021 JCRC Executive Director Steve Hunegs was interviewed on Henry Lake's show Lake Night on WCCO Radio about Miami Heat player Myers Leonard using an antisemitic slur during a video gaming live stream. Steve was pleased to educate the ...

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