We support, raise awareness, and educate our community about the plight of Jews throughout the Diaspora, especially with Cherkassy, Ukraine.
Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ is committed to maintaining the vibrancy and continuity of our people worldwide and to building meaningful connections between our Jewish community and our partners in Israel and around the world.
Israel programming is one of the most effective ways to connect North American Jews to their heritage and their Jewish identity. Israelis also feel more connected to the larger Jewish world and are more aware of their Jewish identity when they foster relationships with Jews outside of Israel.
We emphasize connecting our community with others around the world and have developed a myriad of projects and programs through unique partnerships with six communities in Israel and one in Cherkassy, Ukraine. Through these partnerships we:
ANNOUNCING RISHONIM CHAI!
Here in Greater MetroWest NJ, we live Israel every day! We’ve compiled this virtual celebration of Israel, including educational and entertaining videos, educational materials, and ways you can stay connected to Israel all year long through our Federation program...
In light of current pandemic, this year’s rishonim (young Israeli emissaries) will be a diverse group of rishonim alumni. They will virtually connect our community to Israel through a variety of programming.
There is no better way to make meaningful connections than to experience Israel and other overseas Jewish communities for yourself. Federation offers a variety of travel and work opportunities for people of all ages.
As part of its commitment to Jewish people throughout the world, Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ has developed special relationships with six overseas communities: five in Israel, one in Cherkassy, Ukraine.
Federation offers so many ways for you to engage and explore your relationship with Israel. Please contact us to find out more about any of the following programs or other ways to connect with our Israeli community.
For the Whole Family:
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