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The Ruderman Family
Jewish Self-Advocate Conference in New York City
Knesset Members meet Mass. Gov. Patrick
Paraolympian Pascale Bercovitch speaks at ADVANCE

Our Commitment

Guided by our Jewish values,  we advocate for and advance the inclusion of people with disabilities throughout the Jewish community; foster a more nuanced understanding of the American Jewish community among Israeli leaders; and model the practice of strategic philanthropy worldwide.

Ruderman Family Foundation Programs


We advance the full inclusion of people with disabilities into society.
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Our Approach

We focus on the creation of partnerships and innovative programming to advance our mission.
Morton Edward Ruderman Award in Inclusion

News & Events

Ari Ne'eman is the recipient of the 2014 Morton E. Ruderman Award in Inclusion.
Lior and Tomer- examples of independent living


Change is beginning to take place in Israel, as more people leave institutions and join the community to live independently.