Advocating for
Jewish and
Democratic values

Who We Are

The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) is the voice of Jewish Democrats and socially-progressive, pro-Israel values that Jewish voters hold dear. JDCA supports candidates and elected officials who share our policy positions and advocates for policies that reflect Jewish and Democratic values.

Making a difference

“It is so important that we not allow Israel to be a partisan issue… I don’t know of any group that is doing more to prevent that from happening than [JDCA].”

Senate Democratic Leader
Chuck Schumer

“All of your voices are so needed today. We want to hear the voice of Jewish Democrats promote socially progressive, pro-Israel values.”

Senator Jacky Rosen

“Without you, I’m not sure that we would be in the majority. Your efforts were heroic.”

Majority Leader Steny Hoyer

“JDCA is extremely needed at this specific moment in time”

Rep. Elissa Slotkin

“JDCA, which is so needed, in a very short time has become so influential”

Ambassador Dan Shapiro

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Electing Candidates
who share our values

JDCA engaged more than half a million Jewish voters in the midterm election, and helped to flip 28 seats from red to blue. Of the 58 candidates JDCA endorsed, more than 80% won their election. Check out our winning candidates here.

Meet JDCA’s leadership
and Board of Directors

JDCA’s leadership consists of a National Board representing Jewish community and leaders from across the country and an Executive Committee.

Join our movement of more than 20,000 people

Take action and advocate for Jewish Democratic values. Join JDCA today, sign a petition, and write to your member of Congress.