Welcome to the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond

We are the central fundraising, community planning, leadership development, and outreach arm of the Jewish Community


 


 

JOIN NETWORK JCFR

Young Jewish Professionals Living in Richmond who want to connect.

ENTERPRISE CIRCLE

Networking & learning opportunities for business professionals.

NEW TO RICHMOND?

New To Richmond: See everthing that's available to you.

HAVE A QUESTION

Do you have a question? Ask the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond.

RJCL

Richmond Jewish Coalition for Literacy: Offering one hour a week of tutoring.

RCJE

Richmond Council of Jewish Education.

ISRAEL & OVERSEAS

The JCFR Israel & Overseas Programs.

PJ LIBRARY PROGRAM

Award winning childrens program. Click here to sign up your child for FREE Jewish books and music.


 

CEO September 2015
The Spirit of Our Community is Saving Lives 

I recently heard G-d is often found in the people who help you in times of trouble. I witnessed this during the summer when I was hospitalized. Healthcare providers helped me and others when the chips were down.
In a book written by Rabbi Morris Margolies, “A Gathering of Angels,” he reviews many periods of Jewish history in which angels appear in Jewish texts. Margolies wrote the existence of angels (or not) never frees Jews of their responsibility for their own actions or their responsibility for one another.

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond tries to build a better world for our people and ourselves. Through JCFR, we renew our commitment to Tikkun Olam – repairing the world –  and the belief that each life is precious.  Indeed, our sages teach us that saving one life is the equivalent of saving an entire world...


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Jewish Community Map

A snapshot of area served by the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond

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Kosher Dining VA

Local Kosher Certified Establishments

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