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Recent RFC News

Uncertainty on the Horizon?

Sep 15, 2021
Blog Post
In late June, when the staff sat down to write the articles for the RFC fall newsletter, we saw so many reasons to anticipate a brighter fall and winter and, hopefully, a continual decline in COVID… Read More

Guest Blog: Q&A with Michael Meeropol

Sep 13, 2021
Blog Post
On August 26th, the International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C.

Ten New Beneficiaries Join the RFC

Sep 08, 2021
Newsletter
NEW GRANTS Hunger Strikers Targeted: $12,750 for therapy, childcare and educational support for eight children, ages two to 12, from four families whose fathers all participated in a hunger strike at… Read More

Executive Director’s Report: Reconnecting

Sep 08, 2021
Newsletter
“Reconnecting, and an offer of support,” read the subject line of the innocuous email in my inbox. When I opened it, I found a lovely note from one of the earliest RFC beneficiaries whom we had lost… Read More

Seeking Volunteers for New Fundraising Effort

Sep 08, 2021
Newsletter
This spring the RFC launched a new way for community members to support our organization.

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Mentions of the Day

Copy of Anne Sebba's "Ethel Rosenberg: An American Tragedy" on orange background
#rosenbergmotd

Sep 07, 2021

Rosenberg Mention of the Day: Sharing Foreign Affair's latest review of "Ethel Rosenberg: An American Tragedy", a brief statement acknowledging that prejudice (misogyny, antisemitism, anti-communism… Read More
Ed Asner as newspaper editor Lou Grant in the Mary Tyler Moore Show, circa 1975. (Silver Screen Collection / Getty Images)
#rosenbergmotd

Sep 02, 2021

Rosenberg Mention of the Day: Sharing a lovely and fitting tribute to legendary actor Ed Asner (an "unflagging supporter of socialist causes") which shares a number of stories of his art &… Read More
Historical Marker Dedicated in Tallahassee, Florida
#strangefruit

Aug 10, 2021

This Strange Fruit Mention of the Day comes from our friends at the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI): “On July 17, the Tallahassee Community Remembrance Project gathered with EJI and community members… Read More
Robert Meeropol, RFC Founder & son of Abel Meeropol, delivers a presentation on "Strange Fruit the Inside Story" for World Fellowship Center's June 26th 2021 virtual event
#strangefruit

Aug 03, 2021

ICYMI: A thorough and personal reflection from RFC Founder Robert Meeropol about his father Abel Meeropol and his anti-lynching protest song "Strange Fruit." This is a recording from the World… Read More
Colorful collage of Ethel Rosenberg's face in colorized photos in blues, yellows, and purples
#ExonerateEthel

Aug 02, 2021

Rosenberg Mention of the Day: We're pleased to share Ellen Meeropol's publication for Lilith Magazine, a thoughtfully crafted reflection on two recently published books focused on Ethel Rosenberg.

Upcoming Events

RFC's 30th Anniversary Celebration (TBA)

Sep 25, 2021
Event
While we hoped to be able to gather in-person on Sept. 25th, with COVID rates on the rise again, the RFC’s Board and staff have made the difficult decision to cancel the in-person event. We're hard… Read More
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Jenn Speaking Engagement

The Rosenberg Fund for Children relies on help from our supporters around the country to organize fundraising events for us in their local areas.

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