(Courtesy of Chabad of Passaic) On November 17, at 10:30 a.m., The Chabad Center of Passaic County will host a safeTALK workshop. SafeTALK, a three-hour suicide alertness and prevention training is an innovative workshop that provides participants with tools, knowledge and awareness to assist their peers who may struggle with thoughts of
(Courtesy of Daughters of Miriam) More than 120 participants enjoyed a flawless fall day as they golfed in support of Alzheimer’s and dementia care at the 39th Annual Daughters of Miriam Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 16. Held for the first time at the newly renovated Mountain Ridge
(Courtesy of JFCS) On Monday, September 23, Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern New Jersey (JFCS) held an open house in honor of the opening of its new office in Wayne, New Jersey. Previously operating out of the Wayne YMCA, JFCS is now located at 506 Hamburg Turnpike in the
The Ahavas Israel Annual Purim Players of Passaic are branching out with a new creative project: a talent show based on America’s Got Talent. The hook: They’re offering a thousand-dollar prize.
To enter, all you have to do is submit a video of yourself performing your talent.
(Courtesy of Da’ehu) Da’ehu, as in “Know Him in all of your ways,” is a Montessori school in the process of forming in Passaic and one of its main objectives is out-of-the-box, hands-on learning. So, if you want to teach children the chemistry of how our kiddush wine is made, what better than to have the
(Courtesy of Kool Kids Passaic) For a Jewish child with special needs who attends public school, Yom Tov season can be difficult. It’s hard for a child to see her siblings coming home from school with projects to adorn the family’s yom tov table, while she herself reaches into her backpack, searching for a Rosh
(Courtesy of Chabad of Passaic) The Chabad Center of Passaic County and the Wayne Y are pleased to announce the upcoming performance of “Songs of the Inspired Soul.” This mix of live music and documentary filmmaking shares the backstory of age old chasidic melodies that were rediscovered in the 1950s. A multimedia production shares six
(Courtesy of Friendship Circle of Passaic) The wonderful Queen’s Tea—a benefit for The Friendship Circle of Passaic County for children with special needs—will be held on Sunday, September 15, at the Packanack Lake Clubhouse, 52 Lake Drive West, Wayne, New Jersey, at noon.
The tea features
The Chabad Center of Passaic County and the Wayne Y are pleased to announce the upcoming performance of Songs Of The Inspired Soul. This mix of live music and documentary filmmaking shares the backstory of age old chasidic melodies which were rediscovered in the 1950s. A multimedia production shares six of the niggunim (chasidic
(Courtesy of Kool Kids Passaic) Last Sunday, in the spirit of the Nine Days leading up to Tisha B’Av, the children and young women of Kool Kids Passaic visited the residents of Complete Care at Passaic County. It was a visit of chesed and kiddush Hashem as the children delivered teddy bears, generously sponsored
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced that New Jersey was awarded Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) funding totaling $7,368,211, of which $569,302 will go to the state’s ninth congressional district. The NSGP award is the third largest given to a state this year, and it comes as a direct result of U.S. Rep. Bill
(Courtesy of Teach NJ) Teach NJ brought Assemblywoman Britnee Timberlake to the home of Kenneth and Laura Rosen for a Meet and Greet with the Clifton Jewish community. Assemblyman Gary Schaer co-hosted the evening and spoke about how proud he is to partner with ASW Timberlake on many issues of great