Nancy Kaufman

Cautious Optimism For Expanding Conversion Process In Israel

Leaders of liberal religious movements favor bill to include more rabbis in the process; Netanyahu is opposed.

10/28/2014 - 20:00
Staff Writer

Reform and Conservative Jewish leaders here are cautiously bracing for a Knesset debate on a bill in Israel designed to increase the number of conversions to Judaism.

Nancy Kaufman to NCJW, and why I like this organization

JTA's  Ron Kampeas has a nice profile of Nancy Kaufman, who'll take the reins at the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) in January, and it reminded me why I like this organization.

Nancy Kaufman Going National with Model Twinning Social Justice and Israel

12/14/2010 - 19:00
JTA

WASHINGTON (JTA) -- With the prospect for the first American universal health care plan apparently dimming in Massachusetts because the three outsize personalities vital to its passage -- the state's governor, its House speaker and its Senate president -- could not agree on the details, Nancy Kaufman came to the rescue.

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