GuideStar Awards Jewish Community Federation of Richmond A Gold Level Non-Profit

Jewish Community Federation of Richmond has been awarded the GuideStar Gold-level Seal, the highest level of non-profit recognition available, demonstrating the organizations dedication and commitment...

Sara Waskin receives JCFR L’Dor V’Dor Woman of Valor Award

By Jill Grossman, JCFR Director of Women's Philanthropy and Affinities If you’re going to live, leave a legacy.  Make a mark on the world that...

Brian’s Blog – Final Thoughts

The Richmond and Utah contingents on the trip won the prize for earliest flights out of Warsaw. The reward was a 3:30am wake-up call....

Leading, inspiring, and empowering

By Basya Gartenstein Director, Jewish Community Relations Committee, JCFR Shalom Jewish Community of Richmond. The Jewish Community Relations Committee has been formulating plans for the years ahead...

Network JCFR visits VHM and Violins of Hope exhibit

Network JCFR is the premier young adult Jewish network in Richmond. Our goal is to help native Richmonders and newcomers build and provide enrichment...

FBI Director honors David Brackins for work on behalf of ...

Prestigious Award Recognizes Brackins’ Leadership to Protect the Jewish Community  David Brackins, who directs the communal security programs for the Jewish Community Federation of...

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...

Our Israel Emergency Fund Dollars at Work

A partial list of how the Israel Emergency Funds are being utilized as of late October 3,042 Fund for Victims of Terror grants and...

Jewish National Fund’s Breakfast for Israel in Richmond

Do you enjoy bagels?  Do you love Israel?  If so, please join JURVA (Jewish National Fund USA, Richmond, VA) at JNF USA’s Breakfast for...

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,...