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Ezra Academy Receives Jewish Education Grant

Ezra Academy is the proud recipient of a Jewish Education Innovation Challenge Grant (JEIC), awarded by the Mayberg Foundation. The Mayberg Foundation invests in organizations and initiatives with bold ideas to inspire, educate and strengthen Jewish communities. The JEIC grant is for radical…

A Letter of Support to Our Chinese American and Chinese Communities

A Letter of Support to Our Friends in the Chinese American and Chinese Communities

Full Article: https://www.jewishpublicaffairs.org/a-letter-of-support-to-our-friends-in-the-chinese-american-and-chinese-communities/

February 21, 2020

  

In response to rising xenophobia aimed at the C…

Photographs of Jewish Calcutta

Jael Silliman, who was born in Calcutta, will lead a discussion about that Jewish community and the current exhibition, Sanjeet Chowdhury, Photographs of Jewish Calcutta. She has written on Jewish Calcutta, including Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women’s Narratives from a Diaspora of …

Jewish Council Focuses on the Power of Community Relations

On February 8-11, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA), an organization for 125 community and 16 national member agencies, held its annual conference in Washington, D.C. Arthur and Betty Levy, Jewish Community Relations Council's (JCRC) of Greater New Haven's co-chairs, and Director …

Spelling Time with B’nai Jacob Players' Musical Comedy

How do you spell T-E-R-R-I-F-I-C?  Congregation B’nai Jacob’s (CBJ) award-winning theater company, The B’nai Jacob Players, will present The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, an evening of dinner and musical theater, on Saturday, April 4. This musical comedy about a fictional …