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Calendar - 5-26-17

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Events

Out and About

Out and About

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This Community page features photos of community members around the Valley and the world. Submit photos and details each week to photos@jewish…

Inscribing a lasting legacy in JCF’s ‘Book of Life’

Inscribing a lasting legacy in JCF’s ‘Book of Life’

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The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix recently celebrated individuals, families and organizations that are making a commitment to…

Moving the Federation forward

Moving the Federation forward

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Marty Haberer started as the Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix’s executive director this past March, marking his 31st year in Jewish commun…

New VOSJCC executive overseeing improvements

New VOSJCC executive overseeing improvements

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Amidst the major investment of both dollars and energy into the Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center (VOSJCC), a new CEO has joined its l…

Congregation Kehillah begins remodeling

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Congregation Kehillah, a nine-year-old independent synagogue that purchased its first permanent home at the end of 2016, has started remodelin…

Families Giving Back releases summer volunteer guide for young families

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Families Giving Back has released a Summer Volunteer for projects for families with young children. The guide features volunteer projects that…

Tomchei Shabbos program ends

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Tomchei Shabbos, an organization that collected kosher food to distribute to individuals and families in need for Shabbat and holidays, announ…

Valley Newsroom donates to 3 charities

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The Valley Newsroom, a current-events class for retirees led by Michael Epner, has donated $3,000 to three charities.

JFL announces four new named loan funds

JFL announces four new named loan funds

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Jewish Free Loan announced four new named loan funds at its annual meeting held May 11 at Temple Chai.

Out and About

Out and About

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Out and About features photos of community members around the Valley and the world. Submit photos and details each week to photos@jewishaz.com…

Campus security director available to help other Valley Jewish organizations

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The security director of the Ina Levine Jewish Community Campus in Scottsdale will be expanding his role to provide expertise to other Valley …

Torah Day School to offer free kosher meals to children over the summer

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Torah Day School of Phoenix will be one of the Phoenix schools that will offer free meals to children over the summer. All meals will be kosher.

VOSJCC to provide space to Christian church

VOSJCC to provide space to Christian church

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Across the Valley, there are a number of Christian churches that share their space with synagogues. Starting in September, a Christian church …

Out and About - May 12

Out and About - May 12

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Out and About features photos of community members around the Valley and the world. Submit photos and details each week to photos@jewishaz.com…

Interfaith group receives IMPACT award

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An interfaith organization with strong support in the local Jewish community has been honored by the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce at it…

What’s New

What’s New

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NEW OFFICE

coming and going

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Bacharachs to leave the Phoenix Kollel: The Phoenix Community Kollel has announced that Rabbi Dan Bacharach, rosh kollel and dean, and his wif…

‘Does what happened on Mount Sinai Matter?’

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Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz, president and dean of Valley Beit Midrash, will present “Does What Happened on Mount Sinai Matter?” 7 p.m. Tuesda…