Grants for Holocaust Education Come at Critical Time

Jewish Federation has recently learned through the New Jersey Holocaust Commission about an opportunity offered by the Julius and Dorothy Koppelman Holocaust/Genocide Resource Center of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion at Rider University. Kindergarten through twelfth grade teachers…

Witnessing History: A Peace Agreement Between Two Arab Countries

It's official: Israel and two Arab countries, U.A.E. and Bahrain have signed a peace agreement. The Middle East is one step closer to regional peace - a dream of the Israeli people since 1948 and after decades of war. A blessing for the new year for the Jewish people in Israel and world-wide.

Jewish Educators Conference Talks Tech to Teachers

Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey's Education Directors Group hosted and organized the Virtual Jewish Educators Conference, aimed to provide local educators with a deeper understanding of key technologies and resources available to help navigate the new reality of education.

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - August 2020

JEWISH FEDERATION N THE HEART OF NEW JERSEY                                                                                  To Andrew and Jean Getraer and Family, in memory of June Getraer, from the Federation …

September is National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote disaster planning by families and communities throughout the year. The 2020 theme of “Disasters Don’t Wait. Make Your Plan Today.” is relevant as New Jersey and the rest of the nation continue to respond to COVID-19.