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300 Women Came Together to Shop and Give Back!

Date: December 5, 2022
Last Thursday, December 1, more than 300 women joined Federation at the 2nd annual ShopBack at the Crestmont Country Club in West Orange to shop and give back. Together, we […]

As Ukrainians face “winter of survival” Federations allocate $7M for relief

Date: November 14, 2022
Responding to widespread power outages and preparing for what is projected to be a worsening humanitarian crisis this winter in Ukraine, Jewish Federations of North America are allocating $7 million […]

The JCC of Central NJ Is Pleased to Announce the New Isaac and Helaine Heller Financial Assistance Endowment

Date: November 14, 2022
Scotch Plains – In partnership with the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater MetroWest NJ (JCF), the Jewish Community Center of Central NJ has been gifted a $2 million endowment from […]

Federation In the Media

The Cumulative Impact of Targeted Tuition Programs

Date: November 17, 2022
In Greater MetroWest NJ, we have spent the last decade and a half supporting our day schools and will continue to seek ways to optimize our funding for maximum impact.

GOP candidate Kean in NJ 7th District says he’s pro-choice … after a confusing answer on abortion

Date: October 12, 2022
The Republican candidate in New Jersey’s most competitive congressional race stumbled through an answer on whether he supports abortion rights Sunday night — he later told Gothamist he’d bar abortions […]

New survey sheds light on antisemitism on college campuses in America

Date: December 16, 2021
A recently released survey from the Anti-Defamation League found incidents of antisemitism are on the rise on college campuses around the nation. It found that nearly a third of all Jewish students nationwide experienced antisemitism directly, and the number grows when you add those who’ve witnessed it. “Our students want to be part of finding solutions for climate change, want to be part of the College Democrats or the LGBTQ organizations. But very often are being told that they need to check their Zionism, their support for Israel, at the door, before they’re being allowed a seat at the table. And that’s just, that’s wrong,” said Linda Scherzer, director of the Jewish Community Relations Council at the Jewish Federation of Greater Metro West.

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