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Virtual Travel Series Takes You to Jewish Heritage Sites

Wanderlust never sleeps, and we're not letting the COVID-19 pandemic squelch our love of exploring Jewish heritage destinations around the globe. Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey's Virtual Travel Series takes us from Israel to Poland to Morocco, accompanied by our veteran guide,…

COVID-Related Bias Program to Take Place May 20

Bias incidents against the Jewish community have increased since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Multiple government agencies are partnering with Jewish Federations of New Jersey and the Anti-Defamation League to deliver a state-wide virtual Bias Incident Awareness Program for the…

JTEAM Teens Pivot On a Dime To Grant Thousands in COVID Relief

When the outbreak of CORONAVIRUS disrupted life as we know it, JTEAM Teen Philanthropy's participants, on the eve of making allocation decisions, pivoted – asking grant applicants to revise proposals to meet COVID-related needs in real time. Here are the grants made by Jewish Federation…

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - April 2020

JEWISH FEDERATION N THE HEART OF NEW JERSEY                                                                                   To Irene and Alex Shore, in memory of their grandfather, from Cheryl and Lance Markb…

Returning to Real Life When the Time Is Right

As New Jersey's COVID-19 stay-at-home orders remain in place, Jewish Federation in the Heart of NJ is working with neighboring Federations to customize health and safety guidelines for synagogues and other Jewish organizations planning a return to on-site work and worship when the time is right.