The Jewish Federation of the Berkshires cares for those in need and nurtures and sustains the Jewish community locally, in Israel and around the world, today and for future generations.
The Federation is where the values of compassion, charity, generosity and responsibility inspire us to improve the quality of life for people in our community - everyday. A place where all of us, including you, can make a world of difference. Read more about what the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires does.
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Please join us for a FREE PJ Library Family Shabbat on Saturday, May 18 at Congregation Knesset Israel, 16 Colt Road, Pittsfield. From 10am-11am, ages 5 and younger (pre-kindergarten) and from 11am-noon, ages 6-8 (kindergarten). Open free to all children and their families! More
The Jewish Federation of the Berkshires is seeking a dynamic community leader
Chair Jane Glaser has announced that at 10:30am on Thursday, June 27, the Jewish Women's Foundation of Berkshire County will hold its Fourth Annual Meeting at Gedney Farm, Route 57, New Marlborough. Glaser will discuss the work of the Foundation since it was founded four years ago as well as its mission driven activities moving forward. The event's special guest speaker is Rabbi Leonard A. Sharzer, MD, Associate Director of Bioethics of the Finkelstein Institute for Religious and Social Studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary. More
Please join us for a fundraiser for the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires at A Celebration of Jewish Music in America on Sunday, August 11 at 7:30pm at the Duffin Theater at Lenox High School, 197 East Street, Lenox. Musical Director Paul Green, clarinet, will be joined by Sherri James Buxton, Spiritual Leader Barbara Cohen, Rabbi Deborah Zecher, Cantor Robert Scherr, all vocals, Charles Neville, saxophone and Joe Rose, pianist. More
There are other ways to help besides donating money. Volunteering your time is a rewarding experience and helps the Federation run vital programs that benefit your neighbors and the Berkshires community. Sign up here.
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