Couple has incredible experiences, make new friends on Honeymoon Israel trip

Editor’s Note: Fifteen young Richmond couples took part in a wonderful life-changing JCFR Honeymoon Israel trip recently. Rabbi Ahuva Zaches of Congregation Or Ami...

Hadassah Book Group Updates

The Hadassah Book Group will discuss the novel, “The Lost Shtetl” by Max Gross on Monday, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m. The meeting will be...

Holographic Theater Project

About two months ago, Halina Zimm, a Holocaust Survivor, started a new project for the Virginia Holocaust Museum. Halina filmed for a week with...

Hadassah upcoming events

Mark your calendars for these exciting Hadassah Richmond events to come: Sunday, October 23 – 10-11:30 a.m. Women’s Reproductive Health Advocacy Program This educational program...

FBI Director honors David Brackins for work on behalf of ...

Prestigious Award Recognizes Brackins’ Leadership to Protect the Jewish Community  David Brackins, who directs the communal security programs for the Jewish Community Federation of...

Ira Korshin named Associate Director, Jewish Life at VCU

Jewish Life at VCU is excited to welcome and announce its new Associate Director Ira Korshin! Ira is a VCU alum and passionate about Jewish...

We have Shalichim!

The JCFR is thrilled to be partnering with the Weinstein JCC for their Summer Camp Shlichim (emissaries) Program! This program is vital to continue the...

JNF USA – Focus on Education

By Alistair Bentley Building meaningful connections between young Jewish Americans and Israel has never been more important than it is today. Rising antisemitism, increased opposition to...

In Memoriam Daniel Dubansky 1947-2022

The Federation mourns the passing of Daniel “Dan” Dubansky, a friend and mentor to many, and who will have a lasting impact on our...

Halina Zimm tells her story

On June 28, Survivor Halina Zimm shared her story of living through the Holocaust at a session of the Alexander Lebenstein Teacher Education Institute...