Today is September 24, 2017 -
Wednesday evening begins 5778. For today’s message, I asked available staff members to fill in the blank: May it be a year of _______________. So, in no particular order, from your Federation staff, may it be a year of: Happiness, success, health, safety, peace, acceptance, strength of levies, denominational harmony, political accord, wisdom Continue Reading »
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A list of our Jewish community’s High Holiday schedules
JFNA has opened an emergency relief fund to support communities and individuals in Houston, San Antonio, Galveston, Corpus Christi and other areas that have been hammered by Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Harvey, the category 4 storm that bombarded the Gulf Coast on Saturday with home-ripping winds and extensive damage, continues to dump rain in large areas Continue Reading »
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York will launch the 16th Annual Headliner Series with a special event featuring Bob Woodward, one of America’s preeminent investigative reporters and non-fiction authors. The event will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017, 6:30 PM, at Congregation Agudat Achim in Schenectady. Woodward will present on, “Inside Washington: How Much Continue Reading »
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As a united interfaith community, we join together to condemn in the strongest terms Saturday’s violence and the hateful demonstrations by white supremacist groups in Charlottesville, Virginia. We denounce their views and actions as an anathema to American values. We will not remain silent against the hatred and violence spewed by White Supremacists, neo-Nazis, the KKK and Continue Reading »