‘What a priceless gift you have given me!’

Oprah Winfrey said, “What I know is, is that if you do work that you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will...

Generosity. Leadership. Legacy.

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...

Two Jewish Cookbooks, and a Potluck!

“Matzoh Ball Gumbo” by Marcie Cohen Ferris “Jew-ish” by Jake Cohen On Sunday, June 26, from 4 to 7 p.m., the Hadassah Book Group will get...

URJL experiences meaningful spring semester after COVID challenges

Despite the ongoing challenges presented by COVID-19, Jewish Life at the University of Richmond enjoyed a meaningful spring semester of programming that concluded with...

‘The Road Beyond Roe: Advocating for Reproductive Rights’

It’s been 49 years since the landmark Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, and the fight for reproductive rights rages on. “Roe set the precedent...

Yom HaShoah Commemoration

The Virginia Holocaust Museum commemorated Yom HaShoah on Sunday, May 1. In opening remarks, Executive Director Samuel Asher said, “In today’s atmosphere of political, cultural,...

Hadassah’s History Walk of the Murals of Jackson Ward

Following the success of Hadassah Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom history walk, Arlene Wiener will lead another walking tour of the Jackson Ward murals. The walk will...

Members of Commission to Combat Antisemitism Appointed

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond and Richmond Jewish Community Relations Committee congratulate Samuel Asher, Executive Director of the Virginia Holocaust Museum,  on being...

Meaningful Meals served over 6,000 meals

Meaningful Meals is closing its doors this summer. For us, saying goodbye is not easy. With your kind donations we have fed over 6,000 meals...

Friendship Circle of VA’s meaningful April Birthday Circle at Loving Acres

On April 24, The Friendship Circle of Virginia hosted its April Birthday Circle at  Loving Acres Farm Sanctuary in memory of Alexis Nichols. Alexis was...