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Update from Israel - Nov. 12

Update from The Jewish Federation of North America:
As you are probably aware, there has been a major flare-up in violence between Israel and Gaza in recent hours. Here are the major points:
Overnight, the IDF bombed a building in the Gaza Strip in a highly targeted strike which kill…

Our New Name

New name better reflects our scope

By Alan Margolies, Executive Director


We exist to strengthen, support, and serve the Jewish community locally, in Israel and the world-that is why I love being a part of the Jewish Federation and Foundation of Northeast Florida.  Over the summer, we …

Guys Day Out

Guys Day Out with PJ Library and Federation's Young Professionals Division. Come together to root on the Jaguars versus the Titans. 

Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 4:00

RSVP to Faye Hedrick at

Location is given upon receipt of RSVP

November Beaches Java

Dr. Elliott Rosenbaum will focus on Positive
Psychology research which is based on the premise that people want to lead meaningful and fulfilling
lives and cultivate what is best within themselves. Join us & learn some strategies and tools to help
increase your level of happiness & peace of …