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JELF Loans Available Beginning March 1, 2021

EARNING A DEGREE, INTEREST-FREE…

JELF PROVIDES FUNDS TO MORE STUDENTS THAN EVER BEFORE!

In 2020, JELF (Jewish Educational Loan Fund) provided 394 interest-free loans to Jewish college, graduate, and vocational students. This jump in loans came from an increase of 66% more applications ov…

Lowcountry Purim 5781

Low Country Purim 5781/2021: Going Virtual!

Looking for something to do this Purim? Grab a costume and join us at these virtual events. Purim 2021 begins the evening of February 25 and ends in the evening of February 26. 

The Charleston Jewish Federation

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Remember Project Teens Commit Themselves to Mandating Holocaust Education

On January 11, 2021 the second cohort of the Remember Project met virtually for the sixth time. This year's Remember Project cohort is comprised of 20 teens from diverse backgrounds representing eight local public and private schools in the greater Charleston area. During the meeting, the st…

Stuff You Missed In Hebrew School: Jewish Holidays 201

You likely grew up celebrating Jewish Holidays 101 – now, the Charleston Jewish Federation invites you to take a deeper dive into the holidays in our partner series with KKBE's Lifelong Learning. 

Once a month, on Sundays, we will gather virtually to learn from Rabbi Stephanie Alexander …

Charleston Jewish Film Fest Announces Spring Lineup

The College of Charleston Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Program, Charleston Jewish Filmfest, and Savannah Jewish Federation proudly present the

2021 Virtual  Jewish Film Festival

February 18-March 9

Our annual Jewish Film Festival goes virtual in 2021!  As always, a variety of films, t…