March 1, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Israel visit provides a first-hand look into programs Federation supports

FEDERATION 411

Last month, I had the incredible opportunity to travel to Israel with some of my fellow Jewish Federation CEOs from around the country through a JFNA-sponsored mission trip. It was a whirlwind trip with so many amazing things packed into each day. More...

Meet those who are leaving their legacy for the community’s future

MONEY MATTERS

Just as the World Wide Web has forever changed how we connect with one another, a unique, tangible “web” is developing right here in Southern New Jersey that will forever change our Jewish community for the better. More...

Home sweet home…at least it is for now

SALLY’S WORLD

The ride up the New Jersey Turnpike took forever. My husband and I didn’t talk much. We were on our way to see the house our daughter and son-inlaw have been looking at—possibly to buy. And that’s no small matter. More...

Local teens join 5,000 peers at BBYO’s International Convention

BBYO BLOCK

Over President’s Day weekend, nearly 5,000 of the Jewish community’s top teen leaders, educators, professionals and philanthropists from across the world came together in Dallas for BBYO International Convention (IC) 2017, making it one o More...

Join us on Apr. 30 to help ease the burden of those with cancer

STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART

“After my cancer diagnosis and two surgeries, I had so many bills—rent, medical bills, and electricity, all building up. More...

The rebbitzin’s recipes: Purim dishes to please the entire family

COOKING

The scent of Hamantaschen is in the air. And, let’s not forget the creative costumes for the children. It is an exciting time of year for the Jewish people worldwide. More...