Bend the Arc Named One of America's Most Innovative Jewish Organizations

October 20, 2014

Bend the Arc is deeply honored to be selected for the 10th annual Slingshot Fund Guide — the foremost comprehensive resource into today’s most groundbreaking and significant organizations, projects and programs of the North American Jewish community.

Voting Rights Day of Action: Highlights

Bend the Arc | July 28, 2014

On June 24, Bend the Arc organized a nationwide day of action to commemorate the murders of Goodman, Chaney, and Schwerner and to increase pressure on congress to restore voting rights for all Americans. Our community raised our voices and got the attention of national press with our powerful message. We even caught the attention of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, which has added yartzeit candles from the day of action to its Political History collection.

Selecting a New Campaign in the SF Bay

May Newsletter | May 16, 2014

Bend the Arc leaders just wrapped up a comprehensive process to select their next regional campaign. After months of research, interviews, and debate, they have chosen to focus their efforts on reforming the injustices of the criminal justice system. 

Training Community Leaders in California

March Newsletter | March 12, 2014

Bend the Arc’s regional offices have been incredibly busy training community leaders to become effective advocates for change in their communities.

Meet Stosh Cotler

January 8, 2014

Bend the Arc is excited for our incoming CEO, Stosh Cotler, to step into the role in February. As CEO Stosh will lead Bend the Arc through new phases of growth in the days ahead. As our current Executive Vice President, Stosh has overseen the evolution and expansion of Bend the Arc into who we are today: the leading Jewish advocacy organization dedicated to solving the most pressing domestic issues of our time. Learn more about Stosh's incredible history of leadership.