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How to Vote by Mail with Your Mail-in Ballot

On Election Day, November 3, 2020, make sure your vote counts by knowing how to vote by mail using a mail-in ballot. All of New Jersey's 6.2 million registered voters will receive a mail-in ballot to vote in November’s election. Here is what you should do to be sure your vote is valid and…

International Law Makers Join Forces to Combat Online Anti-Semitism

A new, Inter-Parliamentary Task Force to Combat Online Anti-Semitism has been formed to address an “alarming increase in antisemitic incidents across the globe, with many originating online,” according to a press release issued by task force member, U.S. Representative Ted Deutch.…

Jewish Heritage Museum Presents: The Story of a Baghdadi Jewish Family

The Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County presents a Zoom program, Jewish Calcutta through Music and Memory: The Personal Story of a Baghdadi Jewish Family, with Rahel Musleah, an award-winning journalist, author, singer, speaker, educator, and leader of Jewish heritage tours of India.

Grants for Holocaust Education Come at Critical Time

Jewish Federation has recently learned through the New Jersey Holocaust Commission about an opportunity offered by the Julius and Dorothy Koppelman Holocaust/Genocide Resource Center of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion at Rider University. Kindergarten through twelfth grade teachers…

Witnessing History: A Peace Agreement Between Two Arab Countries

It's official: Israel and two Arab countries, U.A.E. and Bahrain have signed a peace agreement. The Middle East is one step closer to regional peace - a dream of the Israeli people since 1948 and after decades of war. A blessing for the new year for the Jewish people in Israel and world-wide.