Escalation in Israel

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond stands in solidarity with Israel as rockets continue to rain down on the Jewish State from Gaza. We mourn...

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...

Financial Aid 101

Financial Aid 101 Everything you need to know to apply for Financial Aid for college, Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 7:30 p.m., for Financial Aid 101 with BBYO and JSU...

Jewish camp is essential for Jewish kids

My name is Bella Rosner, and I am currently an intern for Capital Camps. I am a freshman at the University of Maryland majoring in...

Capital Camps: A wondrous playground

Since 1988, Capital Camps has provided the premier Jewish overnight camping experience for campers throughout Richmond, the greater Virginia area, and the Washington and...

JLEAP Gets Out of Egypt, QUICK!

It’s a Sunday afternoon at the end of March and like many Sunday afternoons at that time of year, Jewish families are busy getting...

Ann Eisenberg honored at Elinor Bloom Marshall Humanitarian Award ‘fabulous’ event

By Robin Jackson The Elinor Bloom Marshall Humanitarian Award event honoring Hadassah’s esteemed Ann Eisenberg was held Sunday, Oct. 10 virtually, with a small pre-reception...

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...

Richmond Beth-El Cemetery Company: Interfaith Expansion Section Update

The Board of Directors of Richmond Beth-El Cemetery Company, Inc., would like to give the Richmond Jewish community an update on the expansion to...

Yom HaShoah observed at VHM

The Virginia Holocaust Museum paused to remember the memory of the six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust during its annual Day of...