Berkshire Jewish Voice Highlights

Highlights from the Berkshire Jewish Voice

Rabbi Reflection: This Year’s Early “Festivals of the Eternal”

Rabbi Neil P.G. Hirsch of Hevreh of Southern Berkshire shares his thoughts on how we may prepare this summer for this year's early celebration of the High Holy Days - "Let us come back into our communities, at the appointed times, with full hearts, ready to start this new year with joy and awe."

Undoubtedly Fortuitous - Development Officer Janet Lee on Her New Role

Development Officer Janet Lee shares her thoughts about working with our Jewish community to help Federation achieve its goal for Annual Campaign 2021

An Unlikely Trio: Artists, Torah, and COVID-19

Artists from The Creative Beit Midrash of Hevreh of Southern Berkshire share their experience of coming together virtually on Saturday mornings during the pandemic, creating community and art to stay Jewishly connected during a time of separation.

Super Tzedakah Week – Building a Stronger Berkshire Jewish Community

Super Tzedakah Week - May 23 to 28 - kicks off the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires' 2021 Community Campaign. Our event co-chairs, the Dresner family, will be spreading the word about the ways all of us can build and sustain Jewish community by donating and participating!

Focus On What You See – Federation Working for Our Community

Federation's Super Tzedakah Week campaign kickoff co-chair Avi Dresner shares some thoughts on why his family gives back through Federation - and why your contribution is more important than ever