“Critical to the Jew’s quest for a relationship with the Creator is a lifelong commitment to finding our personal share in the study of His Torah.”
“Exponential growth in both reach and impact is reflected in the stories of our broad array of programs and initiatives.”
NCSY engages Jewish teens of all backgrounds through year-round social, educational, and leadership programs, preparing them to become the next generation of proud, committed Jews.
Kosher Food Lifeline (KFL) helps over 200 food agencies in 24 states provide food for those in need. By streamlining processes for kosher food agencies throughout the country, KFL has unified kosher pantries in the mission of ensuring...
The OU Advocacy Center is the nonpartisan public policy arm of the OU that lobbies on behalf of the Orthodox community nationwide. Through its advocacy in Washington, D.C., and in state capitals, the OU Advocacy Center protects the...
As the research institute for Orthodox Judaism in the United States, the OU Center for Communal Research is at the forefront of developing a sophisticated base of knowledge to improve our understanding of contemporary Orthodox life.
OU Kosher combines expertise in halacha with an understanding of modern food production to ensure consumers have access to kosher food meeting the highest quality kashrut supervision.
The OU Women’s Initiative works with Orthodox communities in the U.S. and Canada to identify and address women’s spiritual, educational, and communal needs.
Yachad is a global organization dedicated to addressing the needs of Jewish individuals with disabilities, ensuring their inclusion in every aspect of Jewish life.
The OU Pepa and Rabbi Joseph Karasick Department of Synagogue & Community Services provides religious, educational, social, and operational support to synagogues and communities across North America.
OU-JLIC (Seif Jewish Learning Initiative on Campus) fosters an ongoing commitment to Torah study and lifestyle, providing a warm and welcoming home for Jewish students on campus.
For 40 years, OU Israel has been making a difference in Israel, touching the lives of children and adults, immigrants and native Israelis, visitors and residents, and soldiers and civilians from every segment of Israeli society.
OU Publications, enjoyed by millions of Jews worldwide, give voice to a diverse array of opinions and ideas within the Orthodox Jewish community.
Israel Free Spirit, the OU’s Birthright Israel program, aims to keep the Jewish community vibrant by connecting our youth to their homeland and heritage.
NextDor is a community and professional network of young Orthodox Jews who aspire to further their careers, empower their religious lives, and create spaces where they can help each other succeed at both.
OU Torah Initiatives comprises a broad array of innovative and impactful Torah programming. With a primary focus on limmud ha-Torah, we are working to increase accessibility to high quality, sophisticated, and vibrant Torah learning opportunities, programs, and platforms.
Through education and mentorship, the OU Impact Accelerator identifies and advances Jewish nonprofits that are addressing our communal challenges.
OU Press publishes popular and scholarly works that reflect the broad spectrum of Orthodox Jewish values in the contemporary Jewish community.
Teach Coalition aims to secure government financial support for Jewish day schools and yeshivot. Teach Coalition lobbies for equitable government funding, tax credit scholarships, government grants, and education savings accounts to benefit Jewish families and schools.