On March 29, 2023 while reporting in Russia, Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich, the son of Jewish refugees who escaped the Soviet Union, was arrested by Russian security services and charged with espionage.  He is the first American journalist detained in Russia on such charges since the Cold War. 

The Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey is committed to supporting Evan and his family through this time and encourages you to join us in these efforts.

Here are some ways you can get involved and learn more: