Today is September 28, 2016 -
I was asked this week, “Does Federation do anything for my synagogue?” Great question. We either do or have offered to do the following: We give stipends to your Hebrew school and your nursery school for teachers to attend conferences. We support your events with our attendance, sponsorship, and promotion. We provide funding for your Continue Reading »
A list of current articles Rob is reading
A list of our Jewish community’s High Holiday schedules
Click here for the 2017 Grant/Allocation application.
Working with local congregational rabbis, Federation has put together three fabulous trips to run concurrently (with a fair amount of overlap) during the February 2017 school break. We have our teen mission spending a weekend in Jerusalem and then down to Eshkol for home hospitality for the week. We have first-timers spend the same weekend in Continue Reading »
Recent catastrophic flooding across southern Louisiana has killed at least 7, destroyed countless homes and forced tens of thousands to flee for their lives—including Federation staff and many from the local Jewish community. JFNA has opened a continental mailbox for donations to support flood relief efforts by the Jewish Federation of Greater Baton Rouge. Click Continue Reading »