Berkshire Jewish Voice Highlights

Highlights from the Berkshire Jewish Voice

Show Your Support as a Voluntary Subscriber to the Berkshire Jewish Voice!

We hope you'll support the Berkshire Jewish Voice as a voluntary subscriber! In this In My View column, the BJV's editor, Albert Stern, makes a case for why you should by sharing highlights from your Jewish community's newspaper over the last 12 months.

Our Major Donors Celebration w/ John Pizzarelli & Jessica Molasky, July 27

Federation will thank its valued supporters at our Major Donors Celebration on Tuesday, July 27, with a special performance by Radio Deluxe co-hosts John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molasky. Also, our event chair Anne Schnesel shares why she gives to Federation - "What Federation Sets Out to Do, We Do!"

Federation’s Strategic Plan Unveiled - Plus Our New Board Members

At our annual meeting in June, Federation unveiled its strategic plan - here are some of the ways this organization will move forward in the years ahead. Plus, meet new members of our board of directors, along with two star students who earned this year's Henry Simkin and Frances Simkin…

“Disguised as Clark Kent: Jews, Comics, and the Creation of the Superhero"

Comics historian Danny Fingeroth, who on August 16 will present “Disguised as Clark Kent: Jews, Comics, and the Creation of the Superhero" online for the Federation, shares some insights on the Jewish connection to comic books from the inception of the medium to the seeming ubiquity of…

Traveling With Jewish Taste - All Greek to Us

Our Traveling With Jewish Taste columnist Carol Goodman Kaufman recounts a bit of the long, but often fraught, history of the Jewish people's relationship with Greece, Israel's neighbor in the eastern Mediterranean.