Shine a Light on Antisemitism

Shine a Light is a national initiative to spotlight modern-day antisemitism and anti-Zionism. It draws from the story of Chanukah, the Festival of Lights, to champion the message that one small light can dispel darkness and hatred.



  • SHARE YOUR LIGHT: Color this Menorah and display it in in your window together with a lit Menorah during Chanukah. You can also take a picture and email it to We will share it on social media and also send it to the Mishkan Museum in Israel to display.
  • GET SOCIAL: Read and share Federation’s social media posts, featuring videos, articles, and other resources that shine a light on antisemitism during the eight days of Chanukah using the #SHINEALIGHTONANTISEMITISM. Like us on Facebook at to see the posts.
  • EDUCATE: Read and share resources, including those which will be included in Federation’s weekly e-blast during the month of December. (see below)
  • LEARN: Join us on January 26 at 6:45 p.m. for a virtual program with respected scholar Dr. Charles Asher Small as he explores issues of contemporary Jew hatred in the United States, including antisemitism in American universities, popular culture, and hip hop. Register at
  • CALL IT OUT: Call out antisemitism each and every time you witness it, in person, on social media, or in your school or community.
  • ADVOCATE: Add your voice to help shape the work of legislators by visiting the ADL Action Center.
  • LEARN MORE: Visit WWW.SHINEALIGHTON.COM for additional resources to share with your family, friends, and colleagues.