VOTE NOW through March 11, 2020 in the World Zionist Congress Elections 

 

 

WHAT?

  • World Zionist Organization (WZO) was founded in 1897 by Theodor Herzl
  • Holds democratic elections every 5 years for the world's Jewish community
  • 38th World Zionist Congress (WZC) meeting in Jerusalem, October 20-23, 2020

WHY?

  • Decisions of WZC influence millions of dollars of funding, and determines the leadership of the Israeli institutions, budget and policy
  • Voting is the best way to stand up for the values of the Reform Movement in Israel - VOTE ARZA Representing the Reform Movement and Reconstructing Judaism. This will help to:
    • Break the Orthodox monopoly on marriage officiation so that Reform Jews in Israel can celebrate their Jewish weddings with the Reform rabbis they know and love
    • Encourage Israeli government to provide funds to support Reform congregations
    • Fight against gender segregation and ensure equal rights for women
    • Ensure equal rights for LGBTQ+ people 
    • Act for the disadvantaged and underprivileged, making sure that programs support new immigrants from Ethiopia and around the world

HOW?

  • Vote online or on your phone
  • Simple, fast, & easy
  • $7.50 admin fee ($5.00 if you are under 25 years old)
  • Vote Reform will be the second choice on the ballot

WHEN?

  • NOW through March 11, 2020

WHO?

  • You can vote if you:
    • 18 and older
    • Self-identify as Jewish
    • Agree to the Jerusalem Pledge
    • Pay the admin fee

 Vote Now!