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After Synagogue Hostage Standoff: Processing and Preparedness

As we continue to process the gravity of the Texas synagogue hostage standoff and send a loving embrace to the Colleyville community, Jewish Federation lays out its security initiatives for Monmouth and Greater Middlesex counties -- and what you can do to enhance security awareness…

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Establishing Security Grant Program

Today, Governor Murphy signed into law -- in large part due to Federation advocacy -- the NJ Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP), which we also helped conceive, shape, and expand to meet evolving security threats and needs. This makes NSGP permanent and means faith and nonprofit…

The Colleyville Synagogue Hostage Crisis: How to Move Forward

Following the hostage situation at a Texas synagogue, we are grateful that all four made it out safely, and thankful for law enforcement, first responders, and the security training the Jewish Federation network and partners provided to the community. Given the troubling trend of attacks on…

Prayers for Colleyville Jewish Community

Jewish Federation in the Heart of NJ stands with the Colleyville, TX Jewish community as today’s frightening situation continues to unfold, and we pray for a swift and safe resolution.

No one should ever be afraid to assemble in their place of worship. This situation is a sobering reminde…

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - December 2021

JEWISH FEDERATION N THE HEART OF NEW JERSEY                                                                                  To Peggy Rubin and Family, in memory of Betty Ratchick, from Stacey and Michael Bonagura;…