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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. Here are some resources to help guide conversations.

PREJUDICE : A Poem by Ben Baum

Federation supporter, Ben Baum, shared his latest poem, inspired by the current conversation about prejudice. As a writer and an active and involved community member, Ben continues to make a difference. Our sincere thanks to Ben for sharing these words us. Click to read PREJUDICE by Ben Baum.

Changemakers Program Brings Career Development Opportunity

Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey is pleased to bring the Changemakers three-week online leadership experience to our local community. Changemakers is for Jewish students and early stage professionals age 20-25. Click to read more about the program.

Friday Light : A little more light for all of us

Dear Federation Friends and Supporters, 

A little bit of light pushes away a lot of darkness. Jewish Proverb

At Jewish Federation, you could say pain is our business -- mitigating suffering of people in need; securing our community against hate, fighting social injustice... 

But we a…

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - May 2020

JEWISH FEDERATION N THE HEART OF NEW JERSEY                                                                                 To Paula Masciulli, in memory of Sandy Krasky, from Lois Calman, Brenda and Roy Tanzman;…