News from the Council
Upcoming Events! Join Us.
Save the Dates!
Night of Music & Joy
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Westchester Jewish Council Annual Gala
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate and enjoy at the Westchester Jewish Music & Arts Festival on August 21
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Click here to view our directory of Westchester organizations and synagogues
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.
In Memory of Elie Wiesel
The Westchester Jewish Council mourns the passing of Elie Wiesel z"l, Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate. He is and will forever be a blessing
WAJE (Westchester Adult Jewish Education) Cooperative
Beginning in the fall of 2016, WAJE will cease to offer its own classes but will instead focus on promoting 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 to see course offerings as of August 2016.
Questions? Contact Lisa Itzkowitz
Rosenthal JCC Tribute
On behalf of the entire Westchester Jewish community, the Westchester Jewish Council paid special tribute to the the Rosenthal JCC of Northern Westchester, and its professional and lay leaders.
View tribute video
Get Social with The Westchester Jewish Council
Westchester Jewish Council Board of Director's Statements
A gallery of photos from past events can be found here.
Israel in Westchester
Have you met the Westchester Community Shlichim (emissaries)? Learn more about Yoav Cohen and Yael Lewis and the work they are doing in Westchester.
Click here to read Israel in Westchester blog.
Click here to see Westchester Stands with Israel video, produced by Westchester shlichim Yoav Cohen and Yael Lewis
Click here to see shlicha Yael Lewis putting kids through IDF boot camp at Beth El Synagogue's Day of Service!
Click here to read fun facts about Israel.