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Our Jewish Community Celebrated Pride Month

This year, Pride Month looked a little different but the impact of the celebration was nonetheless as strong as prior years'. Conversations took place online, messages of support and solidarity flooded newsfeeds, and the community -- including our Jewish community -- celebrated. Pride Month…

Change of scenery

Dear Federation Supporters,
 
The start of summer 2020 brings more than longer days and warmer weather. With COVID-19 restrictions easing, it brings a change of scenery as many are venturing out a bit more -- or differently -- than they had been since March.

Synagogues and other Jewish org…

PJ Library Is Bringing Summer Fun To Learning

Summer is finally here! After months of social distancing and virtual learning, many kids and their parents are looking forward to a little less scheduled structure and a lot more fun free time.

Summer is a time for fun, creativity, and exploration for children. While this summer may bring …

Pairs nicely with challah

Dear Federation Friends and Supporters, 

What do you like with your challah? Honey? Butter and salt? Extra credit for schmaltz. 

Here's something to chew on with your challah this week: How Jews can help promote racial justice for the Black community...    

There is much we can, and …

PJ Library Books That Help Teach Racism and Diversity

In an era rife with cultural division, bias incidents fueled by hate darken our newsfeeds and heighten our anxieties. It is understandable that our children may be feeling scared, confused or even angry about the same things we are.

Right now, it is important for families to discuss race an…