Richmond Stands With ISRAEL

On Thursday, May 20, the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond held a Virtual Gathering: “Richmond Stands With Israel,” featuring a number of special speakers...

Stories of Survival

“My little sister was loaded while still alive into a truck with corpses, and this was the last time I saw her.”  Betty Miatowitz, 92,...

Miriam Davidow to receive Neil November DCSA

Longtime community leader and passionate volunteer Miriam Davidow will receive the Federation’s Neil November Distinguished Community Service Award at the Virtual Annual Meeting on...

Federation Annual Meeting

Community members are invited to the Federation’s Virtual Annual Meeting. The meeting will feature: Installation of the 2021-22 JCFR Officers and Board of Directors Neil...

June Virtual Shaliach session to feature guest speaker

Rotem Gabay, Richmond’s Virtual Shaliach, will have his final online Lunch and Learn session on Thursday, June 10, 1 p.m., with participants from three...

Israel Corner

Israel, Start-Up Nation By Ephraim Seidman Chair, JCRC Israel Education and Advocacy Committee I am sure you have all heard Israel referred to as “Start-Up Nation.” But...

Responding to a Pandemic – Collectively

An update from JCFR President Ellen Renee Adams and CEO Daniel Staffenberg On March 11th, 2020, the first impacts of COVID-19 were felt in our...

Virtual Shaliach Lunch and Learn: May 26

Rotem Gabay, Richmond’s Virtual Shaliach, will hold his third online Lunch and Learn session from Israel on Wednesday, May 26, 1 p.m., with participants...

Thank you – Resilient Community

By Jesse Feld Director of Development and Engagement Jewish Community Federation of Richmond In a very poetic way, the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond’s year usually starts...

JCRC Column: Defining Antisemitism

The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition of Anti-Semitism has recently come under fire and just his year two alternative definitions have been released. ...