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Party in Israel

Posted on January 12, 2018

A very big thank you to my sister-in-law and her family for hosting a few of my family members and friends in her home in Israel last Shabbat.  One family friend (daughter of a Federation board member) is in Israel for a couple of months with the Alexander Muss High School in Israel program. The Continue Reading »

What I’m Reading

Posted on January 12, 2018

A list of current articles Rob is reading

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2018 Scholarships Available

Posted on January 9, 2018

Call for applications! Do you know a local child (through college age) who wants to experience an enriched Jewish experience? Jewish sleep-away camp? A Jewish summer travel experience? A summer or year in Israel? A convention, kinnus, leadership training or other program? Each year Federation provides scholarships to enable area children (through college) who otherwise might Continue Reading »

Give hope and change a life

Posted on December 29, 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York would like to give thanks and remind you that you truly can make a difference in the lives of others. Locally, in the Capital Region: • 60 children, faced with serious financial challenges, were able to attend Jewish summer camps this past summer. Continue Reading »

Straight from Eshkol, Israel–The Green House Project live in concert!

Posted on December 18, 2017

As we lead up to the celebration of Israel’s 70th year, Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York invites the community to attend two special concerts in December, featuring visiting teen musicians from our partnership region of Eshkol, Israel*. The Green House Project, and its six band members, will play a medley of modern Hebrew, Hanukkah, and Continue Reading »

Challenges Facing American Zionists in 2017

Posted on December 1, 2017

On Sunday, December 10, 2017, 7:00 PM at Congregation Agudat Achim, Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York is hosting a community-wide Joint Society Event featuring Dr. Sharon Goldman of AIPAC. Sharon will present on “Challenges Facing American Zionists in 2017.” In addition, the evening includes a dinner and dessert reception by As You Like It Continue Reading »

Kristallnacht Interfaith Commemoration

Posted on November 17, 2017

On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Page Hall, SUNY Albany, Holocaust Survivors & Friends Education Center, the Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York, and the Judaic Studies Program at the University at Albany sponsored the Kristallnacht Interfaith Confronting Bigotry Commemoration to unite the community against prejudice in memory of the night the Holocaust began.  This Continue Reading »

What To Bring Back From Israel

Upcoming Federation Events

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  • Jan

    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    In support of the World Jewish Congress’ second annual #WeRemember Campaign for International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Federation will host a one hour photo opportunity session, to help spread the #WeRemember message on social media.  Sign materials and photography will be provided. Family photos of those who perished in the Holocaust are welcome, and can be incorporated into your photo opportunity. 

    Unable to come but would still like to participate? Photograph yourself holding a “#We Remember” sign, and upload your photo(s) to Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter, using the hashtag #WeRemember.

    Questions? Contact Rebecca Miller at (518) 783-7800 ext 225.


  • Jan

    7:30 pm

    Check-in starts at 7:15 pm
    **Free Admission!**
    * Questions will cover a variety of topics *
    * Beverages and Refreshments available *
    * Prizes for the winning team *
    * 50/50 Raffle *
    Form your own team or join new friends
    Open to the Community! 

  • Jan

    8:30 am - 9:30 am

    Women’s Table proudly invites you to join us in study once again! Wedensday mornings 8:30 am – 9:30 am.
    January 24- June 30, 2018. Suggested $18 for the whole year course plus the cost of the textbook.

    Facilitated by the amazing Rabbi Deb Gordon of Congregation Berith Sholom in Troy.

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