Welcome to Westchester Jewish Council

  • Night of Jewish Learning and Celebration

    November, 2015

  • Honor Week Celebration

    December, 2016

  • Westchester Music & Arts Festival

    August, 2016

  • Night of Music & Joy 2016

    November, 2016

  • Yom HaShoah Commemoration

    May, 2016

  • Government Relations Legislative Breakfast

    April, 2017

  • Jewish History & Heritage Month

    May, 2016


  • Celebrate Israel Parade 

    June, 2016

  • An Evening of Unity with the People of Israel

    November, 2015

  • Westchester Jewish Council 41st Anniversary Gala

    honoring Paul Warhit and Jeff Kohn

    February, 2017

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News from the Council

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Thank you to everyone who came out to commemorate Yom Hashoah at the
county-wide Yom Hashaoh Commemoration on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the
Garden of Remembrance. 



Westchester Celebrates Israel @ 69

Monday, May 1, 2017, 7:00-9:00pm
JCC of Mid-Westchester
Free and open to all.
Registration is now closed for the Yom Ha Zikaron Ceremony from 7:00-7:30pm
Please join us from 7:30pm-9:00pm for the Yom Ha Atzmaut Celebration (no pre-registration required).
Please email [email protected] or call (914) 472-3300 ext 0 with questions



Jewish History & Heritage Month Celebration

Monday, May 8, 2017
6:00-6:30 pm: Meet and greet with the County Board of Legislators
6:30 - 7:00pm: Ceremony
Michaelian Office Building, 148 Martine Avenue, White Plains




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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.


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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Our NEW Directory is Here!

2017-2018 Connect-ory 

Click here to view our directory of Westchester organizations and synagogues


Westchester Jewish Council Year in Review

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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 December 2016.  

Questions?  Contact Lisa Itzkowitz

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Westchester Jewish Council Board of Director's Statements

Syrian Refugee Crisis (10/2015)
Civility (10/2015)
EU Labeling (11/2015)


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

Israel in Westchester

Have you met the Westchester Community Shlichia (emissary)?  Learn more about Oshra Rosenberg and the work she is doing in Westchester.  

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

Click here to read fun facts about Israel. 


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

5 Year Jewish Holiday Calendar


Click here to view full calendar