The Corridor

A blog by Dov Ben-Shimon, Federation CEO

This Week

It’s one of the most active Israeli weeks of our year. This last week we had six separate delegations of young adults crossing our ‘living bridge’ between Greater MetroWest and Israel.

Last Chance

What have you done in 2014 that helped you look in the mirror and made you feel better about the kind of person you’ve become?

My Noisy Office

My main office is in Whippany. But I also have an office in Scotch Plains, in the beautiful Wilf Campus of the JCC of Central New Jersey.
And that Union County office is going to get noisier this week.
Our federation has had a strong presence in Union County for many, many years. Throu…

Buy Me Breakfast

America meant two things to me before I came here: wide-angle screens in movie theaters, and diners.


Many years ago, I witnessed a fascinating conversation between two Israeli politicians. One of them, at the time, was my boss.