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...

Ephraim Seidman: A Volunteer at the Israel Guide Dog Center for...

 By Skip Kozakewicz, Reflector Editor Ephraim Seidman and his wife, Bunny Wilks, have devoted many years to raising guide dogs, and have a long and...

David T. Kalman – A Volunteer for Israel

By Skip Kozakewicz, Reflector Editor Richmonder David T. Kalman had always wanted to volunteer in Israel with Sar-El, the National Project for Volunteers for Israel...

Nannette and Nathan Shor: ‘Right time for us to visit Israel’

Longtime community leaders Nannette and Nathan Shor visited Israel the last week of 2023, and agreed it was both emotionally difficult for them and...

Insight from the Frontlines from P2G Mission – A Day of...

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...

Six cyclists take part in Ride With Hersh

On Sunday, Jan. 14, six local cyclists took part in a 100-Minute Ride in Richmond to mark the 100 days since the hostages were...