National Committee for the Furtherance of Jewish Education
The National Committee for the Furtherance of Jewish Education (NCFJE) is a non-profit organization run by the Chabad-Lubavitch movement. It is a division of the Chabad movement's educational arm, Merkos L'Inyonei Chinuch.
The organization's current chairman is Rabbi Shea Hecht. Rabbi Sholem Ber Hecht is the organization's director.
The organization runs over 35 different social and religious programs such as camp Emunah and several Jewish summer camps for children, "Released Time Program", which provides Jewish educational classes for children in public schools (see released time). Toys for hospitalized children, A food Pantry in Brooklyn, NY, Anti Shmad, JSF a summer fellowship program (former ILTSE), Hadar Hatorah,
- NCFJE listing on Chabad.org
- United States Congress. Congressional Record, V. 146, Pt. 18, November 1, 2000 to January 2, 2001. United States Congress. (2001): pp. 26526.
- Lubavitch.com. "Divisions". Lubavitch.com. http://lubavitch.com/departments.html
- NCFJE. "About NCFJE".