Lions of Judah


The Lions of Judah are the most dynamic philanthropic Jewish women in the world.

The Lions are strong women of all ages, an international sisterhood of thousands of global activists who care deeply about the Jewish future. Lions of Judah play a vital role in creating social justice, aiding the vulnerable, preserving human dignity and building Jewish identity. They demonstrate our dedication to the Jewish community by contributing of their time and resources. Each woman makes an annual donation to the Jewish Federation that sets an exemplary standard of leadership and giving.

13 Extraordinary Women
Be a Part of Something Extraordinary

On November 2, 2017, The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary will honor 13 Extraordinary Women whose contribution to our community is simply…. extraordinary.

Hosted by the Jewish Federation Lions of Judah, this exciting signature event will delight, motivate, educate, and inspire all who attend. The Lion of Judah program connects women of all ages, from many walks of life, to play an essential role in supporting social justice, educating children, healing the sick, feeding the hungry, and preserving human dignity.

Mazel Tov to The 13 Extraordinary Women chosen for 2017

Susan Blumenthal                                                  Aliza Bricklin
Leah Burns                                                              Rabbi Lucy Dinner
Susan Eder                                                              Lisa Feierstein
Elizabeth Kanof                                                      Jane Pinsky
Randi Rubenstein                                                  Elaine Sandman
Cindy Schneider                                                     Barbara Vosk
Terri Union-Zukowski: The Eileen Schwartz Extraordinary Leadership Award

Corporate sponsorship opportunities and ticket information coming soon!

Your Gift to the Federation Matters

Together WE do extraordinary things. Through our network of partners and strategic approach to funding, we identify, support and address the full range of social service issues and community needs with compassion and foresight, today and into the future.