International Society for Sephardic Progress (ISFSP) is
a Jewish agency developed to serve the Sephardic community--the
descendants of the Jews of historic Spain, Portugal, North
Africa and the Levant who share both common religious and
cultural bonds. Although based in the United States, the
ISFSP is an advocacy organization representing Sephardim
internationally. The ISFSP functions to produce high quality
Jewish educational projects which will educate the public
on the rich Sephardic Jewish communities, past and present.
January 2005 ISFSP Applauds Recognition of Forgotten
Holocaust Event that Occurred in Iraq
January 2004 ISFSP has awarded Edwin Black the 2004
Doña Gracia Medal for Best Book of The Year.
December 2004 ISFSP issues a study showing only
36% of population of a U.S. city can recognize that
"Auschwitz" was a concentration camp. (Study
December 2004 ISFSP Soliciting Assistance for Massive
Chris Gonzaga, Founder of the National Security Agency
& Training Center joins the International Society
for Sephardic Progress as Director of Security
December 2004 International Society for Sephardic
Progress launches the International Anti-Semitic Report
In The News: Orlando
Sentinel Exploring the spiritual depth of Hanukkah
In The News: Florida
Heritage Jewish News
Emperors and Rebels at UCF
On the 500th anniversary of her death, ISFSP calls upon
Spaniards to reconsider the canonization of Queen Isabella
As Hannukah approaches, ISFSP alerts Jews throughout
the world to be cautious for targeted missionary activity.
November 2004 ISFSP hosts Hanukah Education Night
at University of Central Florida
October 2004 The International Sephardic Journal,
official publication of the International Society
for Sephardic Progress is welcoming first person
papers and stories for its March 2005 edition.
October 2004 ISFSP commends Congressman Anthony
Weiner (NY-D) for calling upon the New York City Police
Department to investigate recent Brooklyn crimes, including
swastikas painted on the Sephardic Community Center,
as hate crimes.
International Society for Sephardic Progress announces
it will be co-sponsoring Edwin Black speaking on "The
Mufti, Hitler and Iraq" at the Los Angeles Museum
of the Holocaust.
(CFP) International Sephardic Journal
Issues Call for Papers for March 2005 edition.
September 2004 ISFSP intervention spurs Target Corporation
to halt selling Kabbalah String.
List of all newspapers which carried the ISFSP / Target
September 2004 International Sephardic Journal,
the official publication of the International Society
for Sephardic Progress wins the 2004-2005 Fromer Award.
August 2004 International
Society for Sephardic Progress welcomes Dr. Jane Gerber
to the Academic Council of the International Sephardic
August 2004 ISFSP marks
the 350th anniversary of the first Jewish emigrant to
arrive in the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam in what
is today New York City.
July 2004 ISFSP Supports Former Chief Rav's Opinion
to Clarify Organ Transplant Needs
June 2004 ISFSP Mourns the Passing of Former President
May 2004 The
International Society for Sephardic Progress
calls on the Vatican and the Holy See to halt the canonization
of Spain's Queen Isabella, the founder of the Spanish
May 2004 ISFSP
supports the the former Chief Sephardi Rabbi of Israel
and says to Jewish groups: "Reject Evangelical
April 2004 The International
Society for Sephardic Progress calls upon His Honor
HaRav Yitzaq Kaduri, shelita, the foremost kabbalist
of the Jewish world to reject blessing Madonna.
March 2004 Side by Side with the Messiah Truth Project:
Calling on the DOJ to Investigate Gibson Film
March 2004 International Society
for Sephardic Progress deplores the new Mel Gibson film.
November 2003: ISFSP Praises U.S. Government in Denial
of "Kabbalah Centre" Trademark.
November 2003: ISFSP Calls on FBI To Vigilant for
Potential Domestic Terrorism Issues Related to White Supremacist