Benny’s Israel Top 10 List

By Benny Winkelmann I want to preface this article by saying I love all of these things and putting them in any order in an...

Key Facts About Israel

Flag The colors blue and white were chosen according to the colors of the ‘Tallit’ – the Jewish prayer shawl. The Star of David appearing...

Seeing firsthand ‘Kol Yisrael Areivim Zeh Lazeh”

Editor’s note: Two Richmond community leaders - Josh Goldberg and Robyn Galpern - traveled to Israel in late March as part of a Jewish...

A piece of me never left Ukraine’

By Allie Vornholt Editor’s Note: Allie Vornholt traveled to Ukraine in May 2019 along with six other Susan and Mark Sisisky JDC Global Enrichment Fund...

Benny works with incredible teachers

By Benny Winkelmann Sometimes, I don’t know how to begin these articles. The fact that the Richmond community is interested in the goings on in...

Ukraine through the lens of Kol Yiseral Erevim Zeh Bazeh

Editor’s Note: Rachel Peters traveled to Ukraine in May 2019 along with six other Susan and Mark Sisisky JDC Global Enrichment Fund Fellows. The...

Red Sofa Series: March 27

Partnership2Gether Fellows Red Sofa Series Unconscious Biases and Stereotypes Sunday, March 27 1:00 PM | Zoom P2G Fellows are hosting Hani Zisman & Yael Leibowitz about Glass Walls -...

A review of some of Benny’s school lessons

By Benny Winkelmann While there is a tangible impact the P2G Partnership makes through  Jasmine and me in each school, one of the places I...

THE JEWISH COMMUNITY OF UKRAINE

Updated February 13, 2022, from the Jewish Federations of North America Israel Office By February 2022, more than 100,000 Russian troops had massed along the...

An Update from JDC – Ukraine

  JDC shares in concerns about how growing tensions on Ukraine’s borders could impact local Jewish communities. JDC has been providing humanitarian assistance and Jewish community-building...