Lee Winkelman

Lee Winkelman leads the efforts of the California Religious Action Center, the statewide partnership between the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, and strengthens the local community organizing efforts of Reform congregations in Southern California.

A Major GVP Victory in California

Lee Winkelman
May 10, 2019

California Governor Gavin Newsom responded to RAC-CA and our allies’ calls by tripling funding for local gun violence prevention (GVP) programs.

Newsom’s announcement came less than a week after the conclusion of our successful call-in week.