JWI empowers women and girls to thrive.

Jewish Women International (JWI) is the leading Jewish organization working to empower women and girls by ensuring and protecting their physical safety and economic security, promoting and celebrating inter-generational leadership, and inspiring civic participation and community engagement. 

Inspired by our legacy of progressive women’s leadership and guided by our Jewish values, JWI works to ensure that all women and girls thrive in healthy relationships, control their financial futures and realize the full potential of their personal strength.


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Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Join JWI’s twitter chat on Wednesday, February 20th at 2:00 p.m. to discuss what dating abuse looks like, how to respond, and the resources available.

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Shamor L’Amour

During February, use a free toolbox of resources, created by JWI’s Clergy Task Force to End Domestic Abuse, to discuss, explore, and celebrate a Healthy Relationship Shabbat. 

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Young Women’s Leadership Network

Monthly events for Jewish professional women in their 20s and 30s, in five cities nationwide.

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National Library Initiative

Creating brand-new, fully-stocked children’s libraries in domestic violence shelters across the U.S.

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