The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

A Faith in the Future. A Belief in Action.

Advocacy In Action

TZEDEK TZEDEK TZEDOF: TOOLS FOR TRANSFORMATION

Frustrated by the political climate?  Always wanted to be a more powerful advocate for what you believe in?  Never really understood the complex court system? Take Action; Experience Membership Perks; Become Empowered! …

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THE SHOCKING FILM BIRTHRIGHT: A WAR STORY

NCJW Bergen County Section and Senator Loretta Weinberg, NJ State Senator Majority leader, were the sponsors of the film Birthright:  A War Story at the Teaneck International Film Festival on Sunday, November 5.  This film …

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NCJW BCS PROUDLY CO-SPONSORED EQUAL MEANS EQUAL

On October 26th, NCJW BCS members attended the screening and talk back of Equal Means Equal at the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood.   The film depicts overwhelmingly the mistreatment and discrimination of women in …

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NOVEMBER 7, 2017: AN IMPORTANT ELECTION IN NEW JERSEY

This November not only will we elect a new governor but also every seat in the New Jersey Legislature will be on the ballot.  We encourage everyone to watch the debates …

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TIFF PRESENTS BIRTHRIGHT: A WAR STORY

National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section will once again be a proud sponsor of a film at the Teaneck International Film Festival. This November we sponsor a new …

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The new NCJW Inc. website is now live!!

If you haven’t already seen, NCJW has a  new website: http://www.ncjw.org ! Message from NCJW: We hope you see your own attitudes and aspirations reflected in the bright colors, inspiring photos and stories, …

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Ten NCJW BCS Members Participated at the YWCA Bergen County Healingspace Clothesline Project

Messages from Survivors Some are angry, some are hopeful; all are part of the healing process. A Child lost forever. No-one heard her cries. Alone, Scarred, and Re-abused. I’ve found …

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THE WEARING OF THE ORANGE, COMMEMORATING GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION

Members of NCJW BCS’s Friday Book Group acknowledged Gun Violence Prevention on June 2 by wearing orange, as did many NCJW members throughout the country. Friday Book Group members left …

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