Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman Visits Local Synagogue Investing in Security

At the invitation of Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey and the East Brunswick Mayor’s Office, Representative Watson Coleman toured the facility shared by Temple B’nai Shalom and the Vibrant Church. The Congresswoman saw firsthand how NSGP funds have been used to enhance…

August Blues Are Real: How to Cope

There can be something unsettling about August. For many people, the month creates "a feeling of funk, a feeling of down, a feeling of sadness." Here are tips to get through.

To Mask or Not to Mask at High Holiday Services?

Many community members are looking forward to attending in-person High Holiday services this September – mask-free. Others are not ready to stop masking. It can be tough to go against the grain. Mental health professionals weigh in on navigating the stress that comes with the question: to…

Caring Forever and Ever

Federation cares for cemeteries that were maintained by now-defunct synagogues and burial societies.

Stories of Hope Amid the Ukraine Tragedy

Stories of hope and inspiration amid the Ukraine war tragedy reflect the values underlying the work of Jewish Federation and our partners.

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