JCRC Statements, Comments, and Articles

Richmond Interfaith Support for Jewish Community in Response to Colleyville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 17, 2022

Richmond-Area Religious and Organization Leaders Express Support to the Jewish Community and Affirm Solidarity Against Antisemitism

Richmond, VA – This weekend, we watched the unfolding situation in horror at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville…

JCFR Stands with the Texas Jewish Community

January 15th, 2022
 
Shabbat is the holiest day for Jews worldwide. A time of rest, spiritual connection, togetherness and joy.
 
This Shabbat, the Jewish Community of Colleyville, Texas was attacked and hostages taken at Congregation Beth Israel.
 
The Jewish Community Federatio…

Renewing Our Relationships, Presenting Our Advocacy Issues

Connecting with and forming relationships with our legislators – and our local and statewide officials – is a year-round emphasis of our JCRC work.

In Virginia, as our legislative session approaches and runs for just a few months, it takes even more of a center stage.

Last month we had…

From the Center, Advocating for All: Fighting Antisemitism from All Sides

As we at JCRC prepare for another season of political advocacy there is certainly an awareness of the interesting times we are in.

Recent Elections
Our Governor, Attorney General, and Speaker - along with the Majority of Virginia’s Delegates will be of a different party.  And yet, that r…