JCRC educating with local public schools on Jewish Issues

In anticipation of the 2023-2024 school year, the Jewish Community Relations Committee is making strides in guiding public school educators in Powhatan and Hanover...

The compassionate call to action by the JCRC of the Jewish...

By Basya Gartenstein, Director,  Jewish Community Relations Committee, JCFRIn response to the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan, the Jewish Community Relations Committee (JCRC) of the...

What is the process for Jews to obtain German Citizenship and...

By Basya Gartenstein, Director, Jewish Community Relations Committee The Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Committee worked with the Weinstein JCC to host the German Consul General,...

JCRC focuses on critical issues involving public education

By Miriam Davidow, Chair, JCRC Education CommitteeandLarry Goldman, JCRC Education Committee Member The Jewish Community Relations Committee of the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond is...

Mayor Stoney proclaims Jewish American Heritage Month

In a ceremony at Richmond City Hall on Thursday, May 18, Mayor Levar Stoney declared May as Jewish American Heritage Month to recognize and...

Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration on May 17

 The City of Richmond will hold a Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration on May 17, 11 a.m., at Richmond City Hall.In February, Richmond...

Toward a Double Victory in Black-Jewish Relations: Collapsing the Lungs of...

Editor's Note: The following is a guest JCRC column by Allan-Charles Chipman, Executive Director of Initiatives of Change, USA , which is part of...

Jews of the Middle East

Elhanan Miller is a Jerusalem-based rabbi and Middle East specialist. He is also the founding editor of "People of the Book," an online initiative...

Federation’s Advocacy at Work 

By Amy Melnick-Scharf, JCRC Chair, Jewish Community Federation of Richmondand  Basya Gardenstein, JCRC Director, JCFR This year’s legislative session provides us with much to learn...

Virginia Jewish Advocacy Day 2023 – Photo Gallery

Virginia Jewish Advocacy Day 2023 - Photo GalleryAll photos by Adrienne Winkelmann Epstein