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Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina Honors Two Past Presidents

Highest Award Presented for Exemplary Service

The Order of the Jewish Palmetto was presented to the Honorable Richard Gergel and Robert Rosen for exemplary service to the Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina. ¬†In a surprise presentation on Zoom, President Lilly Stern Filler said, ‚Ä…

High Holy Day Options in the Greater Charleston Area 2021/5782

High Holy Day Options in the Greater Charleston Area


Rosh HaShanah:                                           Mon-Wed Sept 6-8

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JDC Responds to Natural Disasters in Haiti

Following the devastating earthquake in Haiti on August 14, Jewish Federations have joined international relief efforts through the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee‚Äôs (JDC) international humanitarian assistance, as well as Israeli non-profit organizations. The long-standing col…

The Charleston Jewish Community Seeks to Double the Number of Legacy Donors

Through the¬†new LIFE & LEGACY¬ģ¬†Each One Reach One campaign,¬†the Charleston Jewish community continues to partner¬†with the Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF) to increase the number of donors participating in its community-wide endowment building legacy giving initiative.¬† ¬†

This new ef…

CJF Summer Interns Make an Impact

Samantha Krantz (Remember Program Associate) and Charleston Jewish Federation's first summer interns, Becca White and Sophie Levenson, visited with some of our local survivors including Joe Engel, Francine Taylor, and Diny Adkins last week. They were so happy to spend time catching up and …