Synagogue Security Training for the High Holidays

Editor's Note: Dave Brackins, Regional Security Advisor with the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond, will be holding Security Training for Synagogues soon for the...

War in Israel: Update on Current Situation June 14, 2024...

The following by JFNA is a June 14 Update on the Current SituationPast updates can be found here.The NorthFollowing an Israeli strike that killed Taleb...

Impact 100 volunteers pack 600 Dignity Grows bags

Thank you to the Impact 100 volunteers and all who joined us on the evening of June 10 for our Dignity Grows annual double-packing...

JCFR Annual Meeting remarks by Incoming President Josh Goldberg

Thank you, Ellen Renee. And Mazel Tov and thank you to our honorees, Sara and Hedy, and of course to Amy for all of...

JCFR Annual Meeting Photos

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond welcomed more than 180 community members to our 89th Annual Meeting on June 5. The JCFR and community celebrated...

Amy Nisenson offers reflections on her two years as president of...

In looking back over the past two years as JCFR president, Amy Nisenson reflected on the horrific times in Israel and Ukraine, the Federation’s...

Susie Adolf honored with L’dor V’dor Woman of Valor

Over 100 community members watched as Susie Adolf was honored as this year’s L’Dor V’Dor, Woman of Valor on May 8 at the Branch...

Hedy Lapkin to receive Neil November DCSA

Hedy Lapkin, a passionate volunteer who has been dedicated to serving in many volunteer capacities in the Jewish community for the past 65 years,...

Sisisky Fellows Program to embark on transformative journey to Georgia and...

The Sisisky Fellows program, generously supported by the Mark and Susan Sisisky JDC Global Enrichment Fund of Richmond Jewish Foundation, is dedicated to nurturing...

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...