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JFNA testifies before Congress on security issues

Threats against American Jewish institutions have escalated to unprecedented levels in recent months.

On Thursday, March 16, 2017, William Daroff, Federations’ lead advocate in Washington, testified on Capitol Hill on the “need for Congress to take immediate action” to maintain and …

2017 Charleston Passover Seder Match

Looking for a Passover Seder in the Charleston Area? Do you have extra room for guests at your seder this year?

We invite you to participate in the Charleston Jewish Passover Match 2017!

Please fill out this form with some basic information so we can either find you a place to go, or s…

Rabbi Kanter's Remarks at County Council Meeting Holocaust Proclamation

Every year, Charleston Jewish Federation's REMEMBER Program for Holocaust Education and Genocide Awareness sponsors the issuance of Proclamations that commemorate the Holocaust and honor Holocaust victims. In very moving ceremonies, a member of the Council reads a Proclamation, followed by…

Lifting Every Voice in Summerville Unity during Black History Month

Submitted By Linda Saylor Marchant  (violetsaylor@yahoo.com)

    The last weekend in February closed out with several Black History events in and around the Summerville area. At many locations such as the Brownsville Church of God, the St. James AME Church in Cooper Store, the First …

Reflections from Second NAGID Session: By Rachel Odzer

As soon as I walked into the Charleston Jewish Federation conference room last Tuesday, I was greeted by friendly faces and the smells of delicious Italian food!  All 12 of us sat around the large table and chatted before our real discussions of the night began. Even though this was onl…