Welcome to Westchester Jewish Council

  • Night of Jewish Learning and Celebration

    November, 2017

  • Honor Week Celebration

    November, 2017

  • Westchester Music & Arts Festival

    August, 2016

  • Night of Music & Joy 2016

    November, 2016

  • Yom HaShoah Commemoration

    April, 2017

  • Government Relations Legislative Breakfast

    April, 2017

  • Jewish History & Heritage Month

    May, 2017


  • An Evening of Unity with the People of Israel

    November, 2015

  • Celebrate Israel Parade 

    June, 2017

  • Westchester Jewish Council 42nd Anniversary Gala

    honoring Betsy Bernstein, Michael Karnes, and Gary Trachten

    February, 2018

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Upcoming Council Events



Julian Y. Bernstein
Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 7:30pm
Temple Israel Center of White Plains

Join us as we celebrate outstanding volunteers in our community. Click here to see 2018 award recipients. 
Free and open to all. RSVP requested. 

Westchester County Yom Hashoah Commemoration

Thursday, April 12, 2018, 12:00pm
Garden of Remembrance


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Take part in a year-long celebration of Israel culminating in an extravagent community-wide celebration.
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 12:00 - 5:00pm

Visit www.westchesterisraelat70.com for details and tickets

Get involved! Contact Helene Schonbrun, Westchester Celebrates [email protected] Event Coordinator or Community Shlicha, Oshra Rosenberg to learn more!

Jewish Events in Westchester

Our community calendar is packed with hundreds of events. Learn what's happening across Westchester's Jewish organizations.
Click here to view the community calendar.





As of January 1, 2018, Mosaic of Westchester is now the Mosaic LGBTQ Committee of the Westchester Jewish Council. Click here for more information. 

Community Connection - the Westchester Jewish Council Newsletter

The Westchester Jewish Council publishes Community Connection, a bi-weekly newsletter covering events and other items of interest to the Westchester Jewish community.

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2017-2018 Connect-ory 

Click here to view our directory of Westchester organizations and synagogues

WAJE (Westchester Adult Jewish Education) Cooperative

The WAJE Cooperative is your link to the many existing quality Jewish educational opportunities that are offered by the member organizations/synagogues of the Westchester Jewish Council to the community at large. Click here for Fall 2017 class listings. 

Questions?  Contact Lisa Itzkowitz

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A gallery of photos from past events can be found here.

Israel in Westchester

Have you met the Westchester Community Shlichia (emissary) and Shlichim (young emissaries)?  
Learn more about Oshra Rosenberg (Shlicha) and Amit Danan and Ofek Harel (Shlichim)  and the work theyare doing in Westchester.  

Click here to read Oshra's bio.
Click here to follow Oshra on Facebook.
Click here to follow Amit and Ofek on Facebook. 

Daily Alert News


Jewish Broadcasting Service

Click here to view JBSTV
America's Jewish Television Network

Click here to vote for FIOS to carry JBSTV

Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:00pm
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 11:00am

Community Calendar


5 Year Jewish Holiday Calendar


Click here to view full calendar



Celebrate Shabbat