Emek Sholom Holocaust Memorial Cemetery is North America’s oldest Holocaust Memorial...

By Irina Manelis So many of us are searching, heartsick, scrambling even, to understand and grapple with this new yet ancient reality. I certainly am....

Pollinating Kindness with JCFR PJ Library

By Lisa Plotkin, PJ Library Coordinator, JCFR On Sunday, May 5, over 30 energetic people gathered together for the JCFR PJ Library’s Pollinating Kindness event...

Yom HaShoah Commemoration features 200 guests

By Samuel Asher Executive Director, Virginia Holocaust Museum More than 200 people gathered at the Museum on May 5th for our 2024 Yom HaShoah Commemoration. The Museum’s...

VHM Visual Arts Contest

The title and theme of this year’s VHM Visual Arts Contest was “Survivor Stories.” Students were asked to use the Museum's collections to research...

Donate to the Elinor Bloom Marshall Humanitarian Award

Since October 7, admittances to Hadassah Hospital’s emergency room for anxiety and trauma have skyrocketed. Together Hadassah supporters are about delivering hope to Hadassah’s...

FCVA Celebrates 3rd Annual Disability Inclusion Day at The Diamond...

By Tanya Buresh-Werby, Assistant Director, FCVA The Friendship Circle of Virginia hosted its third annual Disability Inclusion Day at The Diamond, in partnership with the...

JCFR Welcomes Avi Remetz

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond is pleased to welcome Avi Remetz to our professional team as our new NextGen Leadership and Engagement Manager....

How are Jewish teens really doing?

In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month and American Jewish Heritage Month, now is the time to lift up Jewish youth voices. What is the...

Ask the Doc?

By Dr. David B. Stein, Medical Director, Kirva HospiceMyths and MisconceptionsHospice Care is only for people who have given up on lifeIt is a...

Nurturing bonds beyond boundaries: The heartwarming friendship of Allie, Gates and...

By Tanya Buresh-Werby, Assistant Director,FCVAA Virtual Friends@Home storyIn a world where connections often come and go, Friendship Circle of Virginia is a place where...