October 26, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

Living with Mitochondrial Disease, she is raising funds for a cure

MEET SYDNEY BRESLOW…

FAMILY: Parents Sherri and Alan, brother Brandon, 26 SYNAGOGUE: Cong. Beth El FAVORITE PLACES TO TRAVEL: Las Vegas & Israel FAVORITE FOOD: Ravioli FAVORITE SINGER: Andy Grammer FAVORITE BOOK: “Wonder” by R.J. Palacio More...

Moorestown Jewish Association holds annual New Year’s Gala

Earlier this month, the Moorestown Jewish Association (MJA) honored Live Civilly for its tremendous contributions to the Moorestown community with the 2016 MJA Tikkun Olam Award. More...

Seniors learn Uber at program

Over 60 older adults recently attended an S-Uber informational session at the Katz JCC to learn how to use Uber, the widely popular smart phone app that allows a user to request transportation to and More...

Hundreds march in the rain to benefit Holocaust education

With Hurricane Matthew battering the Southeastern coast, hundreds of umbrella-carrying community members braved heavy rains to walk in honor of Holocaust survivors and to memorialize the six million lives lost.  More...

Learning event looking to find several local gems

Last spring, the collective group of Katz JCC, Kellman Brown Academy, Politz Day School and Cong. More...

Families enjoy day of fun at JCC Fall Festival in Medford

Over 1,000 people enjoyed a picture perfect fall day at the second annual JCC Fall Festival at the JCC Camps at Medford. More...

JCC’s Designer Bag Bingo attracts crowd of over 300

Over 300 people attended the Katz JCC’s inaugural Designer Bag Bingo. Attendees enjoyed 10 rounds of Bingo, and the winner of each round won a designer handbag. More...

Marlcrest welcomes back Herron

Marlcrest AZA welcomed back Evan Herron, who recently appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank promoting the company Pridebites, where he serves as the marketing director. More...

Exhibits, fun, hands-on activities Nov. 6

The community is invited to attend the Katz JCC’s Baby and Toddler Expo on Sunday, Nov. 6 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Katz JCC. More...

Claymans honored at ZOA Gala

The Zionist Organization of America honored Southern New Jersey Jewish communal leaders Amy Clayman, president of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Southern New Jersey, and Eric Clayman, past More...

TALK TO US…

‘Who’s news?’ will appear on this page of every issue of the Voice. Does anyone you know belong here? More...

Deputy consul general briefs community

Israeli Deputy Consul General in New York Amir Sagie (fourth from right) recently visited the community to brief local political, religious, and community leaders about happenings in Israel and the w More...

Ernest Kaufman film featured

The Katz JCC and the JCRC’s Esther Raab Holocaust Museum & Goodwin Holocaust Education Center hosted a screening of the documentary “The Remarkable Story of Ernest Kaufman.” The More...

Muslim NYPD officer at interfaith program

The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) will be hosting the highest-ranking Muslim officer from the New York City Police Department, Captain Jamiel Altaheri, at 7p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3. More...

AJC Philadelphia/Southern NJ sets Philly premier of ‘UNVEILED’

Towards promoting a spirit of togetherness, community and dialogue, AJC Philadelphia/- Southern NJ, in partnership with the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom, is sponsoring the Philadelphia premiere of “UNVEILED,” a one-woman performance by cri More...

Concert to raise awareness of Israel’s democratic concerns

On Sunday Nov. 13 at 7 p.m., a chorus of over 50 singers will present “Sacred Rights, Sacred Song—A Concert of Concern” at the Perelman Theater in the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia at 7 p.m. More...

Federation sending 13 SJ moms on Israel experience

For years, Marla Feldman Vecchio has led preschool classes on nine-day simulated trips to Israel, one of the highlights of M’kor Shalom’s four-year-old curriculum. More...

Getting ready for Sukkot

Prior to Sukkot, JCC staff, members of the South Jersey Men’s Club, and staff from other Federation agencies, spent a morning putting up the JCC Sukkah. More...