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Stay Connected with Partnership 2Gether this Summer

Partnership 2Gether is a community initiative of the Charleston Jewish Federation that seeks to create people to people connections with the Jewish members of our community and the Jewish members of our partnered communities in the Southeast Consortium and in Hadera-Eiron, Israel.  We have …

ANTISEMITIC INCIDENTS HIT ALL-TIME HIGH IN 2019

ADL annual report found more than 2,100 acts of antisemitic hate; 56 percent increase in assaults, five fatalities

Atlanta, May 12, 2020 … The American Jewish community experienced the highest level of antisemitic incidents last year since tracking began in 1979, with more than 2,100 acts …

With Help From Our Local JCRC, Holocaust Education Act Passes Congress

Today we are proud to report the passage of the Never Again Holocaust Education Act, which provides Federal resources to teachers across the country to ensure that all students receive comprehensive Holocaust Education in their schools. Passing this bill was a joint effort of hundreds of org…

Local Headmaster Reconnects to his Heritage through Israel Experience

In December 2019, Daniel Seiden, headmaster at Pinewood Preparatory School,  traveled to Israel along with 30 other educators from Charleston and other Partnership 2Gether South East Consortium Cities for an unforgettable experience.  While there, he experienced home hospitality, professio…