Global Health & Poverty


Resolutions & Statements

2009: Elder Abuse (Advocacy Guide)

2007: Minimum Wage (Advocacy Guide)

2006: Ending Global Poverty (Advocacy Guide)

2005: Tax and Budget Concerns (Advocacy Guide)

2003: HIV/AIDS:  A Worldwide Tragedy (Advocacy Guide)

2001: Economic Justice (Advocacy Guide

2000: Debt Relief 

1997: State and Local Advocacy for Welfare Policy 

1997: Children's Issues in North America 

1995: Welfare Reform 

1994: Reform of the Welfare System 

1991: Insuring the Future for Children 

1987: Social and Economic Justice 

1985: Economic Justice 

1985: AIDS

1983: Equality for Women 

1981: Economic Justice and Social Welfare

1975: Status of Women 

1967: Anti-Poverty, Crime and Firearms Legislation

1965: Judaism and the Family

1965: The Anti-Poverty Program

1953: Point IV


Advocacy Alerts

2013: Comprehensive Sex Ed, Minimum Wage

2012: Reform Movement Speaks Out About Israel, Abortion Access for Military Women, Fiscal Cliff

2012: Fighting Domestic Violence, Deficit Reduction, Canadian MP on Jewish Refugees

2012: Social Action Project Ideas, Eradicate Obstetric Fistula Worldwide

2012: Court Strikes Down Texas Voter ID Law, America's Anti-Hunger Programs, L'Dor V'Dor

2012: Elder Abuse and the UN

2012: VAWA Reauthorization, Or Ami Awards Continued

2012: Or Ami Awardees Continued, Disaster Relief

2012: Social Action Project Ideas, Eradicate Obstetric Fistula Worldwide

2012: Update from UN Rep, IRAC Op Ed from Anat Hoffman, Fair Minimum Wage

2012: Or Ami Awardees Continued, Reminder: Help End Childhood Hunger

2011: Working Together to End Hunger, Global Hunger Shabbat, Crisis in East Africa

2011: Important News to Consider and Actions to Take on Israel, East Africa, and the Paycheck Fairness Act

2011: Famine in East Africa: What You Can Do

2011: Q & A: Social Justice at WRJ, East African Famine Relief

2011: Take Action: Help Prevent Obstetric Fistula

2011: Inform Your Legislators that You Oppose the Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2012

2010: Support the New START Treaty, Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance, ARZA Statement: Rachel's Tomb and the Western Wall

2010: Unemployment Benefits, Gender Wage Gap, Reproductive Rights

2010: Become Involved in the Fighting Poverty with Faith Mobilization

2010: Plan for the Future: Social Security, Pensions, and Savings

2010: Deficit Reduction Without Harm

2010: Fighting Poverty with Faith, Child Nutrition Reauthorization, Rotem Conversion Bill

2010: Unemployment Insurance Legislation, CEDAW, Juvenile Justice Call-In, Impact of Holocaust on Breast Cancer

2010: Jobs, Child Nutrition, Fighting Poverty, News from Canada and Israel

2010: Women Helping Impoverished Jewish Mothers, National Medical Marijuana week, Women in Administration FY 2011 Budget Request

2010: Jobs and Unemployment Insurance Extension, Sisterhood Breast Health Programming

2010: WRJ Work on Maternal Death and Fistula Featured at Religions for Peace Multi-Religious Forum

2010: Maternal Health and Fistula: An Important New Program

2010: WRJ Leader Participates in UN DPI/NGO Conference

2010: Comprehensive Immigration Reform, Global Hunger: Women and Children

2010: Cancel Super Bowl Anti-Abortion Ad, Funds for Haiti and Long Term Relief, Haiti Update

2010: Haiti Relief Fund, Child Trafficking: Canadian Sisterhood Advocacy Needed