January 20, 2016 RSS feed / Columns

Community Shark Tank is building connections, creating innovation

FEDERATION PRESIDENT’S CORNER

Building community. Collaboration. Innovation. These are the concepts that are critical to strengthening our Jewish community for years to come. More...

The rebbitzin’s recipes: Tu B’Shevat celebration highlighting Israel’s fruits

COOKING

Tu B’Shevat—The 15th day of the lunar month of Shevat is the Rosh Hashanah of trees in the land of Israel. Any new growth of fruit after this day is a result of blessings of the New Year. More...

Trying to put more focus into my somewhat unfocussed life

SALLY’S WORLD

OK, this is it. This is absolutely it.  This is the earmarked afternoon when I’m going to spend the afternoon reading the novel my book group has chosen. More...

Proud to be a part of an innovative and collaborative community

FRONT & CENTER

I recently participated in an invigorating and engaging gathering of leaders and thinkers from different local Jewish organizations brought together by the Jewish Federation. More...

Friendships and connection to Judaism grow at SJR Winter Retreat

BBYO BLOCK

South Jersey Region BBYO gathered December 11-13 for our Winter Retreat, a newer tradition for the region that combines our Judaism-focused convention (called Kallah) with the respective Brotherhood and Sisterhood overnight events.  More...