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Teens Combat Bias

Diversity was the order of the evening, as teens participated in a program designed to combat hate and bias with education. Moderated by Rutgers University Adjunct Professor of Sociology Dr. Jackie Phillips, the program encouraged teens to talk with each other about their faiths.

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - March 2021

JEWISH FEDERATION N THE HEART OF NEW JERSEY                                                                                  To Amy and James Wallace, in memory of Brenda Saltman, from David Decter; to Josh and …

Urging Action On Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders

On March 25, 34 major Jewish organizations called on Congress, urging bipartisan action on hate crimes in light of the recent increase in the number of attacks on the Asian American Pacific Islander communities.

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - February 2021

JEWISH FEDERATION N THE HEART OF NEW JERSEY                                                                                   To Hazel Scott, Mazel Tov on her very special 105th Birthday, from the Federation Boar…

Access to COVID Vaccine for Holocaust Survivors and Others Improves

As Governor Murphy this week announced the expansion of eligibility in NJ's COVID-19 vaccination program, Jewish Federations of New Jersey unveiled a partnership that will make it easier for Holocaust survivors to get vaccine appointments.