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Tributes and Memorial Gifts - March 2020

JEWISH FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NJ

To Judith West, in memory of Sanford Edelman, from Sanford and Myra Kirschenbaum; to Richard and Rachel Setton and Family, in memory of Isaac Setton, from Cheryl and Lance Markbreiter; to Rosanne and Arnie Koenigson and Family, in memory of Rita Ullman,…

Jewish Community To Launch Peer-to-Peer COVID Relief Fund

As the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic begin coursing through the Jewish community, several organizations and their supporters are preparing to roll out The Jewish Community COVID Relief Fund, a peer-to-peer campaign for those hardest hit. Here's how to get involved.

Introducing COPING WITH COVID STESS Online Series

If you are feeling stressed by the uncertainty and disruptions to "normal life" caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, you are not alone. On Monday, March 30 from 7:00 to 7:45PM, Jewish Federation launches COPING WITH COVID STRESS, an online support series with Dr. Kerri Weiss, PhD, of Ocean Waves…

Are You Zooming to a Seder Not Near You?

A group of senior Orthodox rabbis in Israel gave special permission, given these emergency circumstances, for people to use Zoom teleconferencing for Passover seders. Other disagree. In our own community, many synagogues are planning to conduct Passover seders by Zoom. To connect with these…

Urge Congress to Approve Economic Stimulus for the Nonprofit Sector

The federal government is moving quickly to provide funds for those that need it most. We need to make sure that non-profits like Federation receive this aid to ensure our community’s needs will be addressed. URGENT TO CONTACT YOUR SENATORS TODAY.