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Living lessons on love and loss

This week, we observed Tisha B'Av marking the destruction of the First and Second Temples and often referred to as the saddest Jewish holiday. Its legacy informs many of the issues of today

ACTION NEEDED NOW: Ask Congress to Support Additional COVID-19 Relief

This week, Senate Republican leaders released the Health Care Economic Assistance Liability and Schools Act (HEALS Act), and their initial proposals on what should be included. Getting any new COVID relief across the finish line will be difficult. Now is the time to ensure our collective…

COMMUNAL LEADERS LEARN DE-ESCALATION AT FEDERATION-SPONSORED TRAINING

Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey, in partnership with Jewish Federations of Greater MetroWest and Northern NJ, presented H.A.R.M. (hostility, anger, and rage management) training for Jewish communal leaders on how to recognize, deter, and de-escalate hostile or violent acts…

The best and the worst

Challenging times can bring out the worst -- and the best -- in people. Learn what Federation is doing to combat anti-Semitism and join us to be part of the solution.

Determined in the Wake of Celebrity Antisemitism

The mainstream celebrities joining a recent chorus of slurs against Jews have glorified infamous anti-Semites and genocidal mass murderers. This groundswell of hate makes the world a more dangerous place and points to an urgent need for education, community relations, advocacy, and…