Jewish American Heritage Month

"By celebrating JAHM, we honor the values of inclusion, acceptance, and religious liberty cherished by this country."
— Ivy Barsky, CEO & Gwen Goodman Director, National Museum of American Jewish History (Lead Sponsor of JAHM)

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By Congressional resolution and Presidential proclamation, MAY is Jewish American Heritage Month (JAHM).

A national month of recognition of the more than 360-year history of Jewish contributions to American culture, JAHM acknowledges the achievements of American Jews in fields ranging from sports and arts and entertainment to medicine, business, science, government, and military service.
 

The 2018 Theme is Jewish Contributions to American Music

 

AMERICAN JEWS & MUSIC

JEWISH HISTORY BY STATE

LESSON PLANS & READING LISTS

TIMELINE

ONLINE RESOURCES

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