Jewish Federation of Ulster County A community-building organization that enriches Jewish life locally, nationally, in Israel, and around the world by helping those in need and fostering Jewish values for the greater good. One Albany Avenue
Suite G-10
Kingston, NY 12401
845-338-8131
info@ucjf.org
 
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UCJF Day of Jewish Learning

Thanks to all who made our first
“Day of Jewish Learning” at SUNY Ulster
on Sunday, November 16th a BIG SUCCESS!

From our Day of Jewish Learning Committee:
Ellen Triebwasser, Chair; Pat Brakman, Barbara Cohen, Bruria Bodek-Falik, Brenda Fletcher, Cantor Devorah Gartner, Arlene Gould, Glenn Grubard and Harriet Miller
Photo by Robert Gartner

Enjoy photos from the day on our Gallery page

   
Thanks to your support, we provide for community locally, in Israel and globally.
Our programs:
  • Support local synagogues and food pantries
  • Offer humanitarian assistance to the elderly and needy at home through Jewish Family Services of Ulster County
  • Build Jewish values and awareness among students at Hillel, SUNY New Paltz
  • Offer educational and camp scholarships
  • Provide programs for Ethiopian newcomers and at-risk youth in Israel
  • Arrange training for doctors from the former Soviet Union to practice in Israel
  • Support the cross-cultural work of the the Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History at the Rondout in Kingston.

As a member of the Jewish Federations of North America's network (JFNA), we partner with them in supporting these FOUR programs.

Lunch and Learn
in Dimona, Israel
Lunch and Learn Ulster County Jewish Federation
Hesed Eliyahu in
Tbilisi, Georgia
Hesed Eliyahu Ulster County Jewish Federation
Lunch and Learn provides an extended school day and a nourishing hot meal to nearly 500 at-risk students in 13 elementary schools across Dimona, Israel. Learn more... The elderly Jews in Georgia are some of the poorest in the world. Last year Hesed Eliyahu provided critical services to 1.376 individuals.
Learn more...
PACT in
Lod, Israel
PACT in Lod Israel Ulster County Jewish Federation
Community Garden
in Lod, Israel
Community Garden in Lod Israel Jewish Federation of Ulster County
When Jews in Ethiopia fulfilled their dream and moved to Israel, they faced a complex and challenging transition. PACT prepares children
in kindergarten for success in 1st grade.

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In the community garden, multiple generations
of Ethiopian-Israelis can connect and share their heritage, ensuring that the Ethiopian experience and traditions are transmitted to the next generation.
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Live Generously
With your generous support, the Jewish Federation of Ulster County raises and distributes funds for humanitarian aid, and advances Jewish community locally, in Israel, and around the world. For more information email us.