Friends With Pens

Friendship Circle finds creative ways to build friendships during COVID through friends receiving old fashioned letters! Friendship Circle of Virginia launched its new pen pal...

Collaboration Counts!

In an effort to build meaningful family friendly engagement opportunities during this difficult time, the Weinstein JCC, the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond and...

FIDF Virginia Chapter Richmond Women’s Brigade Inaugural Event

By Limor Glazer Schwam A shaker, a little Woodford Reserve, homemade shrub, a few other items along with friends, new and old, was all it...

In Memoriam: Gilbert Rosenthal, 1925-2021

In Memoriam: Gilbert Rosenthal, 1925-2021 Longtime community leader Gilbert Rosenthal died peacefully at Westminster Canterbury Richmond on February 13. Longtime leader and great friend of the community Gilbert “Gil”...

Jewish-American Hall of Fame Exhibit at VHM

The Virginia Holocaust Museum is proud to be the permanent home of the Jewish-American Hall of Fame exhibit. Over 50 Jewish American men and...

Anne Fischer: A Lifetime of Helping Others

(Editor’s note) The following article is part of the Reflector series about some of the families, individuals and institutions who were and are the...

BBYO is alive and well

Richmond BBYO is alive and well even during these challenging COVID times. We are creating virtual chapter programs as well as positioning our chapters to meet in-person as...

Happy 104th Birthday Amy Krumbein!

(Editor’s note) The following is the 5th article in the Reflector series about some of the families, individuals and institutions who were and are...

Celebrating the life of Alan Zimm

Editor’s Note: The Virginia House of Delegates and Senate approved a resolution in January - HJ 571 - Celebrating the Life of Alan Zimm....

H.J. “Jack” Bernstein: ‘A Powerful Force’

(Editor’s note) H.J. “Jack” Bernstein was a staunch JCC and Israel advocate and lifelong philanthropist with Camp Hilbert bearing his name for his efforts...