Oprah Winfrey said, “What I know is, is that if you do work that you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will come.” Reflecting on my 4 years as President of the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond brings...
By Skip Kozakewicz Reflector Editor Beth Sholom Senior Living President and CEO Morris “Mo” Funk has made numerous decisions while leading Beth Sholom for the past four years. But the most difficult one was deciding to close the Beth Sholom campus abruptly...
By Jill Grossman JCFR Director of Women’s Philanthropy and Affinities Mother and daughters. Nieces, grandmothers, sisters and friends.  Over 100 community members watched as Nannette Shor was honored as this year’s L’Dor V’Dor, Woman of Valor. “Whenever your children learn a family...

Most Recent

Synagogue Happenings

Or Atid Happenings

By Sue Geller Israel Independence Day Celebration with Congregation Or Ami On May 1, religious schools at Congregations Or Ami and Or Atid joined together for...

JLEAP plans next event for June 12

JLEAP, (Jewish Learning, Enrichment and Play) is eager to announce our final event before the summer, a Shabbat Experience Museum. At this museum, all exhibits...

On Drug Legalization

By Rabbi Patrick Beaulier, Kehillah I have family members and friends who have struggled with addiction. I have had the honor of sitting with people...

Brith Achim Happenings

By David Goldstein Summer is upon us and the seasonal seasoning seems tasty! We continue to have our traditional meetings, but with a few added events: ...

Or Atid’s Gan Chesed “Kindness Garden” is growing

By Sue Geller Congregation Or Atid is proud of its many congregants and the volunteers from the greater Richmond community who are working together to...

Now and Forever… Richmond Beth-El Cemetery

To accommodate the growing need for a Jewish Cemetery that would allow for the interment of a non-Jewish spouse or non-Jewish partner, Richmond Beth-El...
Oprah Winfrey said, “What I know is, is that if you do work that you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will come.” Reflecting on my 4 years as President of the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond brings...
Join our year-round, JCC Dolphin Club Swim Team, with coach Craig Clift. Our team is designed for youth athletes who have learned their strokes and are ready to develop their technique and endurance while testing the competitive waters. To learn more...