The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) is the public affairs arm of the Jewish community. The JCRC is comprised of representatives of all the Jewish communal organizations and at large members. It fosters positive relations with the wider community as well as keeping up to date and educating the Jewish and non-Jewish public on issues of concern to the Jewish community. JCRC is the local voice on behalf of Israel and speak out against anti-Semitism and other forms of discrimination and bigotry.


The JCRC helps organize workshops on teaching the Holocaust in schools and events pertaining to issues in the Middle East.


CANDIDATES FORUM - More info to come.

EREZ COHEN - Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 7 pm, Via Zoom - JCRC and Hadassah presents Erez Cohen, Executive Director, Illini Hillel. Learn the latest regarding what is being done to combat BDS (Boycott, Divesture and Sanctions) initiatives and acts of Anti-Semitism on the campus of University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana.  To receive Zoom link, RSVP by Monday, October 26, to rsvp@shalomspringfield.org or 217.787.7223 ext. 18.