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Takeaways from President Trump/PM Netanyahu Visit from JFNA

President Trump and Prime Minister Netanyahu held their first official meeting today. The Jewish Federations of North America issued the following points recapping their discussion.

Main Points

  • The United States reaffirmed its “unbreakable” bond with its ally, Israel, and both l…

Rabbinical Association in the Heart of NJ statement on executive order

The following statement was issued by the Rabbinical Association in the Heart of New Jersey (RAHNJ), in response to the recent executive order on refugees. The opinions expressed are those of the RAHNJ.
 

On Friday, January 27th, the world observed the 72nd anniversary of the liberatio…

Tributes and Memorials - January 2017

JEWISH FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NJ
To Laura Krantz, in honor of her birthday, from the Federation Board and Staff; to Helen Kramberg, in her honor, from Stacy Kallman; to Louise and Julian Hoffman, in thanks for their support, from Stephen Hoffman; to Barbara Kendall, in her honor, from Kenn…

Jewish Federation Statement About Travel Policies

As a non-partisan organization concerned with the entire Jewish community, the Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey rarely comments on politically-based issues.  Our primary focus is supporting the vulnerable and our extended Jewish family at home and abroad, as guided by Jewish val…

Bomb Threat Statement: Metuchen-Edison Area Interfaith Clergy Association

The following press release was issued by the Metuchen-Edison Area Interfaith Clergy Association on January 22, 2017 in response to recent bomb threats in the Heart of New Jersey. 

In response to reports that multiple bomb threats have been called in to Jewish Community Centers in multip…