The Baltimore Jewish Council fosters cooperation and understanding within the Jewish community; builds relationships and mutual understanding with ethnic, racial, and religious groups across Maryland; advocates at all levels of government for social justice and public resources on issues of concern to the Jewish community; and through education and action, promotes strong support for Israel and the Jewish people at home and throughout the world.

  • BJC Online Programming

    The Baltimore Jewish Council is as committed to our mission as ever, even in the face of a global pandemic. We invite you to view all of our previous online programming here!

  • Connecting Generations: Difficult Conversations About Race

    The wisdom, experiences, and perspectives of different generations within the Jewish community can deepen our understanding of race and racism within Jewish and broader American contexts. Please join us for this three part series in collaboration with the Jewish Museum of Maryland.

  • Elijah Cummings Youth Program

    The Elijah Cummings Youth Program in Israel is an elite two-year leadership fellowship for high school students in Baltimore. Fellows lead their generation by gaining first-hand cross-cultural knowledge and skill.


  • 2019 Annual Legislative Breakfast

  • Maryland Jewish Advocacy Day

  • Interfaith Trialogue

  • Yom Hashoah

  • 2018 Baltimore County Executive Forum

  • Maryland Jewish Advocacy Day

  • Leadership Development Program

  • ECYP Graduates with Rep. Eliah Cummings

  • 2018 Yom Hashoah Commemoration Featuring Bach In Baltimore

  • Social Justice Teen Summit

  • Risch Memorial Program on Immigration

  • STAC/ECYP Joint Trip to DC

  • Interfaith Day of Service

  • Active Shooter Training

  • Lessons of the Shoah

  • Jewish Holiday Calendar

    The Jewish holiday calendar is here for 2019-2020! Feel free to print and share to let your business or organization know about the upcoming holidays for this coming year.