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Uplifting Teen Gathering on Israel Is a First in Heart of NJ

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On Sunday, November 18, teens from all over Greater Middlesex and Monmouth counties will gather at Rutgers Hillel in New Brunswick for the Israel Teen Summit. 
 
More than 200 teens in grades 6-12 are expected to participate in this first-time event organized by the Jewish Federation in …

This Year in Jerusalem: Welcome Home

By Jeff Hersch, Marketing & Communications Associate at the Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey. He is currently in Israel traveling with the Four Corners of Israel community trip. 


After spending the first two days in Northern Israel, we made our way to Jerusalem. As the buses p…

Why Israel? An Update from the Four Corners Journey

By Jeff Hersch, Marketing & Communications Associate at the Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey. He is currently in Israel traveling with the Four Corners of Israel community trip. 

“Shalom” from Israel! After much anticipation and excitement, we are finally here. It’s alrea…

First 48 Hours in Israel

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On Monday morning, over 200 Jews from the heart of New Jersey (and Southern NJ, Somerset, Hunterdon, and Warren) touched down in Israel and began the Four Corners of Israel journey. The excitement was palpable, for first-time visitors and returnees (and even staff). All were eager and ready…

Tributes & Memorial Gifts - September 2018

JEWISH FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NJ
To June Woller and Family, in memory of Myron Woller, from the Federation Board and Staff; to Judy Rivkin and Family, in memory of David Rivkin, from the Federation Board and Staff; to Doug and Karen Slater and Family, in memory of Howard Slater, from the Feder…