Jewish Community Relations Councilof San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin, Sonoma, Alameda and Contra Costa Counties



JCRC is dedicated to providing our community with educational materials, advocacy toolkits and informational background on issues of vital concern.



  • 2017-21 Calendar of Main Jewish Observances View PDF
  • December Dilemma View PDF
  • 10 Ways to Advocate for your Child View PDF
  • Responding to Religious Bias in your School View PDF
  • Resources Addressing Anti-Semitism, Bias, Curriculum and Promoting Positive School Climate View PDF
  • Toolkit for Addressing Anti-Semitism, Intolerance and Bias in Public Schools View PDF

Israel & Middle East

  • Israel’s Declaration of Independence Study Guide View PDF
  • Hamas Background View PDF
  • Iran and Nuclear Weapons Background View PDF
  • Arik Einstein the Soundtrack of Israel View PDF

Public Affairs

Year of Civil Discourse

  • A Text Study on Rambam Mishneh Torah, Rabbi Saul Berman View PDF
  • Excerpt from the Torah of Reconciliation, Rabbi Sheldon Lewis View PDF
  • Jewish Dialogue Project Guidebook View PDF
  • Talmudic Sources on Civil Discourse View PDF