Sisisky Fellows inspired and bond with Jews in Ukraine during 2019...

Editor’s note: In 2019, seven recent Sisisky Fellows traveled on a service and education  “Inside Jewish Ukraine” trip. Dr. Ashley Shustak was one of...

Meet Tal Bahar, our new community Shlicha

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond is excited to welcome Tal Bahar, our new community Shlicha (emissary) to Richmond.  She will spend a year-and-a-half building...

Partnership2Gether awarded a Jerusalem Unity Prize

The Jewish Agency is thrilled to announce that The Jewish Agency’s Partnership2Gether program has won a Jerusalem Unity Prize in the category of Diaspora...

Israel: A journey of strength and connection

By Michael Blanchard,Senior Director of Marketing/Member Experience,Weinstein JCC In Israel, where ancient stories blend with modern life, there's a tale of strength and connection....

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...

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...

Here. Now.

 Editor's Note: The following Reflector column by Brad Kaplan was written after he co-led a recent four-day Jewish Community Federation of Richmond Solidarity Mission...

JDC provides new home appliances to Zaporozhe elderly

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) recently purchased and delivered many new home appliances for their elderly clients in Zaporozhe, as part of...

Yashi is a ‘life changer’ for Sharon Ashtar

By Ephraim Seidman Your cell phone alarms you that you are in imminent danger, and you need to seek shelter immediately. You run to a...

It is okay to be angry!

 Editor's Note: As part of our Federation's Partnership2Gether (P2G) initiative, members of the Richmond Jewish community - Melissa Brownstein, Marvin Daniel, Josh Goldberg, Seth...