7th World Conference of JCCs logo

Haifa, Israel

Monday, September 19 – Thursday, September 22, 2005

15th of Elul to 18th of Elul, 5765

About the Conference

The 7th World Quadrennial Conference of Jewish Community Centers was designed and implemented in partnership with:

Centro Deportivo Israelita (CDI-Mexico) / Confederation of Latin American Maccabi Community Centers (CLAM) / European Association of Jewish Community Centers / European Council of Jewish Communities (ECJC) / Fonds Social Juif Unifie (FSJU) / Israeli Federation of Community Centers (IFCC) /Israel Association of Community Centers (IACC)/ Jewish Community Centers of North America (JCCA) / Jewish Care (England) / Central Jewish Welfare Federation (ZWST Germany)/ World Union of Jewish Students (WUJS)

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee / Jewish Agency for Israel / Maccabi World Union / UJA- NY Federation

The conference was designed for:

  • Presidents of Jewish Community Centers.
  • Executive Directors of Jewish Community Centers.
  • Senior lay leaders of Jewish Community Centers.
  • Assistant Executive Directors and/or Program Directors of JCCs.
  • Senior personnel involved in the world of JCCs.

Hosted by: the Mayor of Haifa, Haifa Tourist Board and Dan Hotels.

Conference program:

 Press review:

“Diaspora’s modern dilemma”, by Aryeh Dayan, Ha’aretz

“Behind the Headlines”, Dina Kraft, JTA

The Leo Baeck Bulletin