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JCFR Annual Meeting 2018

On Tuesday, May 15th, the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond will hold its 2018 Annual Meeting at the Weinstein JCC at 5:30 pm.

The meeting will include the presentation of the Distinguished Community Service Award to Jim Weinberg, a President’s Award, and the installation of new and…

PJ Library celebrates Havdalah

On Saturday, Jan. 13, just following Shabbat, PJ Library families gathered at the home of Lauren and Michael Plotkin and their three boys for a special Havdalah program in partnership with Temple Beth-El. 

Along with a moving Havdalah service and story time led by Rabbi Michael Knopf, the …

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Rabbi Creditor, Rev. Sachs to be the Interfaith Journey IV clergy

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Temple Beth El’s Rabbi Emeritus Gary Creditor and the Rev. William L. Sachs, Ph.D., Priest Associate at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church and executive director of the Center for Interfaith Reconciliation in R…

Passover in Zaporozhye

Passover in Zaporozhye

The JCFR supports our sister city, Zaporozhye in Ukraine.  We wanted to share this story about how the Zaporozhye Jewish community celebrated the recent Passover holiday.

Over 230 elderly participants and 30 young Hesed volunteers joined together to celebrate Passov…