On October 7, an unprecedented and horrifying attack against Israel was launched by Hamas terrorists. The Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island stands with the people of Israel.


Jewish Rhode Island: February 14, 2024

Watch the Video: Reflections on Israel Experience
PROVIDENCE – Listen as several trip participants discuss the impact of the Solidarity Mission to Israel.


Jewish Rhode Island: February 2, 2024

Alliance Group Reports Impact of Mission
PROVIDENCE – The 22 community members who traveled to Israel Jan. 14-18 as part of the Israel Solidarity Mission, sponsored by the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island, had an opportunity to see firsthand the situation there, and to lend a helping hand.
By Fran Ostendorf


Jewish Rhode Island: January 8, 2024

Community donates over $1 million to help Israelis
PROVIDENCE – 612 community members have contributed to the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island’s Israel Emergency Fund since it opened Oct. 11 in response to the attacks on Israel. Since then, the greater Rhode Island community has raised nearly $1.1 million to directly support the needs of the victims, from food and housing to medical treatments and trauma counseling.
By Jennifer Zwirn


Jewish Rhode Island: December 13, 2023

Alliance to lead Israel mission
PROVIDENCE – A community solidarity mission to Israel, led by the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island, has been tentatively scheduled for January.
By Jewish Rhode Island staff


Jewish Rhode Island: December 3, 2023

Over $1 million raised for Israel Emergency Fund
PROVIDENCE – The Israel Emergency Fund, a fundraising effort by the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island, has hit the $1 million mark.
By Fran Ostendorf


Frank Prosnitz/A Bridge to the Future: November 17, 2023

Podcast episode: Rising antisemitism … yet, a message of hope
Adam Greenman, president and CEO of the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island, reflects on the rise in antisemitism, the Israeli/Hamas war, and still provides a message of hope.


Jewish Rhode Island: November 14, 2023

Rhode Island rallies in Washington
WASHINGTON – Rhode Islanders were among the roughly 290,000 people who streamed into Washington on Tuesday by rail, by air, by car and by bus for the March for Israel.
By Aaron Ginsburg


Dan Yorke State of Mind: November 2, 2023

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The president and CEO of the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island joins us to discuss the war in Israel and the rise of antisemitism since it began.


Boston Globe Rhode Island: October 30, 2023

COMMENTARY — Amid alarming rise in hate crimes targeting African Americans and Jewish Americans, we are stronger together
The leaders of Black Lives Matter RI PAC and the Jewish Alliance of Greater R.I. stand united as allies, and invite all Rhode Islanders to join together against racism, antisemitism, and all forms of hate.
By Harrison Tuttle and Adam Greenman


Jewish Rhode Island: October 10, 2023

Vigil offers comfort to community
PROVIDENCE – An overflow crowd of hundreds came together Monday evening at the Alliance’s Dwares Jewish Community Center to offer prayers for victims of the attacks on Israel and prayers for peace.
By Fran Ostendorf


In times of crisis, we stand together. Now, more than ever, our Israeli brethren need our support. Consider a donation to the Israel Emergency Fund. 100% of your donation will go toward supporting victims of terror and addressing the unprecedented levels of trauma caused by these horrific attacks.