Monday, June 01, 2020

New Jersey

Steinreich Communications CEO Appointed to Arthur Page Society

New York—Steinreich Communications Group, Inc., an international public relations agency based in New York, has announced the appointment of its President and CEO Stan Steinreich to the Arthur Page Society, the leading professional association for senior practitioners.

Steinreich has three decades of


Teaneck Care One Residents Enjoy Care One Olympics


JNF to Hold 2016 National Conference in NYC

New York—Jewish National Fund (JNF), the world’s premier Zionist organization—credited with building modern-day Israel—will welcome and host top Israeli officials and Jewish-American leaders in philanthropy at its National Conference 2016 in New York City from September 16-19.

JNF’s National


Challah for Hunger Launches New Campaign Addressing Food Insecurity Among College Students

West Chester, PA—Challah for Hunger announced the launch of a national advocacy and research project during its annual leadership summit at West Chester University. In its first year, the “Campus Hunger Project” will train 80 student volunteers from 40 U.S. colleges to research the growing problem of food


YU’s RIETS and Ferkauf to Start Pastoral Counseling Program

New York—Yeshiva University’s Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) and the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology have announced a joint pilot program in pastoral counseling that will provide rabbinic leaders with new tools to meet the emotional needs of their future congregants.



Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy Welcomes New Families

The Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy in Livingston was thrilled to welcome close to 30 of the new families that will be starting at JKHA in the fall at an informal evening program. These new families gathered in a private home to meet administration and faculty as well as current parents. The meetup was useful for families to


Daughters of Israel Receives Prestigious Recognition for AHRQ Safety Program

West Orange—Daughters of Israel participated in a training course under the Healthcare Research and Educational Trust of NJ (HRET), a program of the NJ Hospital Association (NJHA) Institute for Quality and Patient Safety, to reduce HAI/CAUTIs (healthcare-associated infection/catheter-associated urinary tract infections), a common issue in


Union Y Senior & Adult Programs Begin in September

The YM-YWHA of Union, Adult Department, will begin the 2016-17 season in September. There are special activities, events and programs for both members and non-members alike. Mondays (beginning on Sept. 12) will be a Discussion Group with Sandy and then Senior Yoga with Neshe. Beginning on Tuesdays as of Sept. 6, Dr. Hank Kaplowitz will


Myron Sugerman to Discuss ‘Jews and the Mob’ at Chabad of West Orange

On Monday, September 19, Chabad of West Orange will host Myron Sugerman, who will lecture on the subject of the Mob and its support of the Jews. Sugerman will present a detailed, accurate description of the contributions that the Mob has made throughout history to the betterment of Jewish life. This lecture will dazzle attendees


Webinar on Kids and Substance Use: It’s a Jewish Reality

Our society is facing a crisis of substance use that directly impacts young people of all communities, socio-economic sectors and demographics. The issues range from the dangers of experimentation and one-time use to abuse and addiction.

An upcoming webinar series will share key information vital to


New Jersey Author to Speak at NCJW/Essex Books and Bites Event

LivingstonAuthor Lisa Cocca will lead a discussion about her first published novel, Providence, on Thursday, September 15, at the Books and Bites discussion group hosted by the National Council of Jewish Women, Essex County (NCJW/Essex). Providence is the story of four generations of females


JFS of Central NJ to Offer Free Alzheimers/Dementia Support Group

Jewish Family Service of Central NJ, a non-sectarian health and social service agency, will be hosting an Alzheimers/dementia caregiver support group on Friday, September 9, at 1 p.m. The group is free, open to Alzheimers/dementia caregivers in the community and is run in accordance with the Alzheimer’s NJ guidelines. Participants are