Today is August 23, 2017 -
I wanted to write about my son’s first experience at Jewish overnight camp. But, then Charlottesville happened. So we joined, to stand together with Charlottesville, with ADL, the Board of Rabbis, Chabad, the Council of Churches, NAACP, Schenectady Human Rights Commission, the Sikhs, the Muslims, and a slew of other friends and issued a Statement 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 »
12 of Tamuz 5777 | July 6, 2017 Dear Rob, The Eshkol steering committee met last night and discussed the ramifications of the decisions recently made by our Prime Minister in regard to the prayer arrangements at the Kotel and the conversion laws. We, the people of Eshkol deeply appreciate your devoted support through the Continue Reading »
The Jewish Camp at the Foot of Mt. Olympus: The inspiring story of how Greece’s small Jewish community is using summer camp to safeguard its future.
Watch the videos. Experience the history. Understand the facts. Sign-up today for the countdown to the Six Day War. June 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War (June 5-10, 1967) between Israel and the surrounding Arab countries. The war altered Israel, the Middle East and Jewish history, and some of its results remain Continue Reading »