How we remember

By Jesse Feld President & CEO Richmond Jewish Foundation Never forget. The phrase we use regularly when we speak of the atrocities of the Holocaust, “never forget,” has...

Planning for our future

By Jesse Feld President & CEO, Richmond Jewish Foundation As I was driving the other week, a song from the early 2000s called, “Ms. Jackson,” came...

Richmond Jewish Foundation names Jesse Feld President & CEO

Richmond Jewish Foundation Chairman Jeffrey Scharf has announced that after a nationwide search Jesse Feld has been unanimously selected by the Board as its...

Michele Craig to retire from RJF; Gail Howerton joins team

Richmond Jewish Foundation says farewell this month to Michele Craig as she retires after 17 years with the Foundation. Michele is the longest serving...

Banks Committee Seeks Quality Youth Programs

Forty-one years ago Rachel and Sol Banks created a legacy for our community by establishing the Rachel B. Banks Youth Fund with a $100,000...

President & CEO Job Opportunity: Richmond Jewish Foundation

Richmond Jewish Foundation is seeking a full-time professional, experienced President & CEO. RJF is a primary, trusted, and expert resource for planned giving and endowments...

RJF Donors and Partners

Robert Nomberg, Ed.D. President & CEO Richmond Jewish Foundation I am writing to share my intention to step down from RJF in the next several months. As...

Create a scholarship fund in just a few easy steps

By Robert Nomberg President & CEO Richmond Jewish Foundation Richmond Jewish Foundation administers and manages several scholarship opportunities ranging from overnight summer Jewish camp to study and...

IRA Rollover new rules in 2021

By Robert Nomberg President & CEO Richmond Jewish Foundation In 2020, the CARES Act created a holiday for required minimum distributions from IRAs, but the CARES Act...

How to leave a Legacy

By Robert Nomberg President & CEO Richmond Jewish Foundation Our community’s Life and Legacy initiative continues into the new year. Designed to increase awareness of the importance of...