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2020 Camp Scholarships Aid Families in Need

Following uncertainty created by COVID-19 summer camp closings, Jewish Federation in the Heart of NJ this week announced some summer programs for kids in need and young adults with special needs recently were able to open -- and Jewish Federation has awarded need-based camp scholarships to…

Annexation of the West Bank... What's It all About?

If you're wondering what happened following recent news about the possibility of Israel applying sovereignty to parts of The West Bank (sometimes referred to as annexation), you are not alone. Here is a brief rundown of the basics followed by resources for additional reading on the multiple…

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - June 2020

JEWISH FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NJ                                                                                                   To Sherry Silinger, in memory of Ruth Buckler, from the Fed…

New Grants Bring Additional Funding for Communal Security

On June 30, 2020, the United States Secretary of Homeland Security announced final awards and allocations for the agency's fiscal year (FY) 2020 preparedness grant programs, including the Federal Homeland Security grant program known to us as the Non-Profit Security Grant Program (NSGP).…

United Hatzalah Partnership Aids COVID-19 Frontline Workers

United Hatzalah of Israel this week announced a new partnership with CoronaCareIsrael providing free and anonymous mental health support to NJ-based frontline healthcare workers. The initiative is focused on helping frontline workers through the trauma they, themselves, have experienced as…