On Sunday, September 17, at 10:15 a.m., almost 400 bicyclists will converge on the campus of Purchase College for the annual Hudson Valley Bike Ride of the Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services (The Jewish Board). The 10-mile event, set to officially begin at 10:45 a.m., is expected
(Courtesy of Chabad of Riverdale) In preparation for the Jewish New Year, children and their families will craft their very own ram’s horn instrument, known
The Israel Cancer Research Fund, Connecticut Chapter, will host the Second Annual Heroes for Hope Sunday, October 15, 6 p.m. at Temple Shalom in Greenwich, Connecticut.
The 2017 community heroes are the
Tues. Sept. 19: “From the Shtetl to the Stage and Screen: Sholem Aleichem’s Tevye Stories” by Andrew Dickos, film historian, critic and author at 1 p.m. Come and hear about Aleichem and
(Courtesy of Chabad of Riverdale) Just weeks before Rosh
Young Israel of White Plains is expanding learning and youth activities with the hiring of Daniel Sobin for the newly created position of rabbinic intern. Both Sobin and his wife, Naomi Stanley, will work as youth directors. They take up their new positions at the synagogue in
A line has been crossed—each one of us must see in Charlottesville an urgent call to action, a time for unity, to stand up and to speak out.
Since the horrors of the Shoah, our community has pledged to never
The Jewish Communal Fund (JCF), the largest Jewish donor-advised fund in the country, distributed a record $397 million in grants to charities in all sectors during the 2017 fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, a 4 percent increase from 2016. JCF fund holders recommended a record-number of
Interested in finding out more information on Jewish Scouts of Westchester? Join us for our back-to-school open houses for Boy Scouts of America Pack and Troop 613 as well as Girl Scouts Troop 1818. Our first one will be on Thursday, September 7, at 7 p.m. at Beth El Synagogue Center in New Rochelle,
The National Boy Scout Jamboree, held once every four years at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in West Virginia, is an event that brings over 30,000 scouts from all over the United States to one place for 10 days. At the summit, scouts participate in high-adventure