Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance (JOFA)

Culture and Media, Education

Geography: United States

Founded: 1997


520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018

About the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance

JOFA advocates meaningful participation and equality for women in family life, synagogues, houses of learning and Jewish communal organizations to the full extent possible within halakha. JOFA's commitment is rooted in the belief that fulfilling this mission will enrich and uplift individual and communal life for all Jews.

JOFA's Work

  • Advocacy:  JOFA advocates for women's meaningful participation in Jewish life to the full extent possible within halakha.
  • Education: JOFA provides educational resources to teach about opportunities to expand the roles of women within the framework of halakha.
  • Community: JOFA brings together and expands the Orthodox feminist community through their conferences, Campus Fellowship Program, Kallah Teachers Workshop, and special events.