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More Jewish students from Charleston can finish their degree thanks to YOU!

Do you known about the Jewish Educational Loan Fund (JELF)? JELF provides interest-free loans for Jewish students in need to meet their post-high school educational goals. Undergraduate, graduate, and vocational school students are eligible to apply. In Charleston, JELF provided 9 local …

Remember Project Students Learn From Each Other

On December 7, 2020 the second cohort of the Remember Project met virtually for the fifth 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 s…

Remember Project Students Continue To Make an Impact


On November 16, 2020 the second cohort of the Remember Project met virtually for the fourth time. This year's Remember Project cohort is comprised of 20 teens from diverse backgrounds. These 20 teens represent eight local public and private schools in the greater Charleston area. During th…

Be a Light Unto Others This Holiday Season

Now more than ever, the Charleston Jewish community wants to celebrate our local heroes for working on Christmas Day by bringing them meals and/or desserts to their stations. If you and your family would like to participate, please email Sara Tick with your name and desired location. All …

Charleston JCC Announces Re-organization

Five years ago, the Charleston JCC sold its building and land on Raoul Wallenberg Blvd. The building, which served the Charleston Jewish Community since the early 1960’s, is now the home of Congregation Dor Tikvah. From 2015 through today, the JCC continued to operate as a JCC Without Wall…