Why Is Celebrating JAHM Important?
Jewish American Heritage Month (JAHM) aims to showcase the resilience and compassion of American Jewish communities throughout history, and how diverse communities have come together to support Jews in the face of antisemitism. The month-long celebration will also feature contemporary narratives of communities uniting across differences to offer mutual support and amplify diverse voices within the Jewish community.
To help celebrate and get involved for Jewish American Heritage Month, we have 7 recommendations to get you started:
Visit a Jewish museum or a site of historical Jewish interest
Enjoy Traditional Jewish food
Watch Jewish Themed Films and TV shows
Read Influential Jewish Books
Attend the Israel Film Festival
Support your favorite Jewish organization
Listen to a Jewish Podcast
By actively engaging in the celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month, we can honor the rich history, foster understanding, and promote inclusivity