CEO Monthly Update

CEO September 2017 Update

Israel does its magic once again

It’s always great to be in Israel.  

Returning on the Jewish Federations of North America Campaigners’ Mission last month with Russ Jennings was no exception.  Russ, one of our Men’s Division co-chairs, was a great roommate. He inhaled every pie…

CEO August 2017 Update

Learning about our services in Israel and how to tell the story


As Russ Jennings, JCFR Men’s Divsion co-chair, and I are set to depart for the Campaigner’s Mission to Israel July 18-24, we are filled with anticipation. 

We will join 60 other leaders from around North America…

CEO July 2017 Update

JCFR — adding value to Jewish life


The following are some examples of what the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond adds to our vibrant Jewish Life.

This year’s Annual Report contained an info-graphics section that spelled out some of the high points of this year.  I have…

CEO June 2017 Update

Community Planning at JCFR


Two years ago the JCFR entered into a new allocations system that included an IMPACT GRANTS process. IMPACT GRANTS are intended to inspire individuals, organizations, synagogues, and agencies to provide innovative and impactful engagement programs and serv…

CEO May 2017 Update

Take the Survey!

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond is the central fundraising, community planning, leadership development, and outreach arm of the Jewish Community.  Its goal is to help address the needs of the Jewish community and build a vibrant and enduring Jewish future not…