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Response to President Trump's Remarks Regarding Jerusalem

The following media statement was issued today, December 6, 2017, by The Jewish Federations of North America, following President Trump's remarks recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. 

Today, the U.S. administration announced a plan to move the Embassy of the United States in Israe…

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - November 2017

JEWISH FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NJ
To Joseph Bonder, in memory of Joan Bonder, from the Federation Board and Staff; to Stephen and Linda Selig, in memory of Scott Selig, from the Federation Board and Staff; to Morris and Yetta Gelber, in memory of Larry Gelber, from the Federation Board and Staff;…

Gifts and Growing Up Jewish

The following piece originally appeared in the Federation's e-newsletter December 1, 2017, written by Lisa Karasic, Chief Marketing Officer.   

This week, a Federation teen planning group in partnership with BYYO and NCSY met over pizza to map out an innovative approach to the next JS…

Incentive Grants up to $1000 for Camp Now Available

APPLICATIONS NOW BEING TAKEN FOR CAMP INCENTIVE GRANTS UP TO $1000

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey partnered with Foundation for Jewish Camp to connect more children with transformative summer camp experiences

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey (the Fe…

On the 79th Anniversary of Kristallnacht

On November 9, the 79th anniversary of Kristallnacht, Keith Krivitzky, CEO, The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey, issued the following message addressing the recent wave of anti-Semitism and acts of hate in the heart of New Jersey, and what you can do to combat bigotry and foster…