Rabbi Koas Describes Success of Shinshinim Program


The following thoughts were shared by Rabbi Ron Koas of Marlboro Jewish Center, expressing excitement and gratitude for the Federation's Shinshinim program, bringing young Jewish emissaries to the heart of NJ to work with local youth. 

In the past month I was asked by my colleagues about …

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - January 2019

To The Krantz Family, in memory of Robert Krantz, from Elise Feldman, Annette Verona; to Andrew and Laura Krantz and Family, in memory of Robert Krantz, Lisa & Mitch Zimmel, Cheryl and Lance Markbreiter; to Ricki and Ira Horowitz and Family, in memory of R…

Federation Brings a New Innovative Teen Program to Middlesex & Monmouth


Jewish Federation brings a new innovative teen program to Middlesex and Monmouth Counties with IAC Eitanim leadership and entrepreneurship program for high school students

Update: Leadership & Entrepreneur Program for Teens

In November, the Jewish Federation announced a partnership with the Israeli-American Council bringing the Eitanim teen program to Monmouth and Greater Middlesex counties.The first group will open February 10, in Congregration Young Israel of East Brunswick. APPLY NOW

IAC Eitanim brings tog…

Kindertransport Survivors May Now Apply for Compensation


The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey is pleased to share the following news from the Claims Conference.
On December 18, 2018, Julius Berman, President of the Claims Conference, announced that as a result of ongoing negotiations between the Claims Conference and the German go…