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Jewish Community Update on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Jewish Federation brings you this Coronavirus-related update regarding Jewish community events. Part 1 concerns Federation events. Part 2 concerns a community-wide resource for all organizations to post updates. At this time, Federation is postponing all events originally scheduled through…

Log In for Virtual Purim Observance and Celebration

Purim begins tonight and we invite you to a virtual gathering tomorrow to observe and celebrate together. Join us for this special webinar Tuesday, March 10 from 2:00-3:00PM. We will look through the frame of Purim at opportunities to help each other find comfort, resilience, and meaning…

Jews, Christians and Muslims Gathered to Say “No to Hate”

On Sunday, March 1, over 130 people said, “NO TO HATE!" at Seeing Human, a panel discussion among Jewish, Christian, and Islamic clergy, reminding attendees these religions require us to see each other as "human," first. The program was facilitated by Jewish Federation in the Heart of…

Tributes and Memorial Gifts - February 2020

JEWISH FEDERATION IN THE HEART OF NJ
To Adrienne and Andrew Ross, Mazel Tov on the birth of granddaughter Molly Ruthel, from Susan Antman, Cheryl and Lance Markbreiter, the Federation Board and Staff; to Laura and Jeremy Safran, in memory of Alan Fleishman, from the Federation Board and Staff, …

Federations Reject UNHRC Blacklist: What You Need to Know

The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) rejects the decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to release a list of businesses involved in “certain specified activities related to the Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. "The list demonstrates…