November 19, 2015

By now we are all well aware of the news coming from Paris, Syria, Beirut, and beyond.  The news is heart wrenching and troubling and as a community and country we struggle to grapple with what is going on and how we can play a role in responding to such ugly and hateful acts.  What’s…
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September 10, 2015

In recent months and weeks ugly anti-immigrant sentiment has reached a fever pitch in the U.S. Politicians have labeled immigrants as rapists and killers, alleged that terrorists are infiltrating the U.S. through the Southern border, called for the repeal of birthright citizenship, and proposed building a wall along the entire border with Mexico.  At the…
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April 14, 2015

The 2014 Donald R. Mintz Delegates to ADL’s National Youth Leadership Mission performed at the annual Yom Hashoah community-wide Holocaust Memorial Program at the JCC. The students paid tribute to Holocaust survivors by reading memories of their experiences and lighting candles to symbolize the continuance of their memories to future generations. The students were honored…
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