IDF Soldiers share their stories at special programs

Two IDF soldiers spent several days in Richmond recently as part of a Jewish Agency Shlichim in Uniform initiative for Israel's 76th Memorial Day...

Lisa Looney leaves a long legacy at the JCC for her...

It’s rare to come across someone in the Richmond Jewish Community who doesn’t know Lisa Looney. Some know her as Irv and Rhona Blank’s daughter,...

JFS Richmond celebrates 175 Years of transforming lives

JFS Richmond is commemorating its 175th anniversary this year by honoring past achievements and plans to make an even greater impact by carrying on...

Five Richmonders volunteer in Israel

JCFR President Amy Nisenson joined forces with her husband, David; and G.D. Rothenberg, Luis Margalit and Desiree Addy – in the recent Partnership2Gether Hadera-Eiron-SE...

Connecting Hearts by building support

Every year JFS Connecting Hearts uses National Foster Care Month to raise awareness about the nearly 1,000 children in Central Virginia’s foster care system.This...

Beth-El’s Annual Meeting and Rededication Celebration

Beth-El’s Annual Meeting and Rededication Celebration Sunday, May 19, Sanctuary and Atrium, 3330 Grove Ave.  10 a.m. - 1 p.m. All are invited to our Rededication Celebration...

Susan Adolf to receive JCFR L’Dor V’Dor Woman of Valor Award

Longtime leader of the Jewish community and dedicated volunteer, Susan Adolf, will receive the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond’s L’Dor V’Dor Woman of Valor...

Claudia Biegler selected as 2024 recipient of Hadassah Richmond’s Elinor Bloom...

Hadassah Richmond is proud to announce Claudia Rubin Biegler as the 2024 recipient of the Elinor Bloom Marshall Humanitarian Award. She will be honored Oct....

Klezm’Or’Ami’m Celebrates Thirty Years

By Win Loria Klezm’Or’Ami’m (which translates into “klezmer musicians from Congregation Or Ami” celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year. The late Alan Smith founded the group...

Who’s Ready for Camp?

Weinstein JCC Summer Camps: Where Adventure Awaits for all ages! Nestled in the heart of Goochland County lies a haven of summertime excitement and enrichment:...