Tributes and Memorial Gifts - September 2015

Jewish Federation of Greater Middlesex County
To Marlene Zwerin, for a speedy recovery, from Robin Wander; to Janis Isgur, for a speedy recovery, from Robin Wander; to Mr. and Mrs. Howard Rubin, in honor of their marriage, from Barry and Sandy Hymowitz; to Fran Ackerman, in memory of Harv…

What's your WHY? E-news Nov, 2015


Last week, I attended the Jewish Federations of North America General Assembly (The GA) in Washington, DC. The GA is the premier leadership gathering for Federation volunteers and professionals, with this year's speakers including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu; journalist and a…

Federations Send Condolences to the People of Paris

The Jewish Federations of North America expressed their condolences, concern and solidarity with the people and leaders of Paris. The text of a letter to Jewish leaders appears below. 


16 November, 2015

M. Roger Cukierman, President, CRIF
M. Joel Mergi, President, Consistoire
M. Arie…

Federation Plans 1st Anniversary, Annual Meeting, Chanukah

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey, which was formed January 1, 2015 from the merger of Federations from Monmouth and Greater Middlesex counties, respectively, will mark its first year together at the organization’s first annual meeting and Chanukah party Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2…

Sending Our Thoughts to the Families of Congregation Poile Zedek

We at the Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey were saddened to hear just before Shabbat yesterday, a devastating fire tore through the grand, historic synagogue that has been home to Congregation Poile Zedek, New Brunswick, since the 1920s, and all but one sefer torah were lost in t…