Welcome to Westchester Jewish Council

  • Westchester Celebrates [email protected]

    April, 2018

  • Westchester Leadership Reception

    September, 2018

  • Westchester Jewish Music & Arts Festival

    August, 2018

  • Night of Jewish Learning and Celebration

    November, 2017

  • Yom HaShoah Commemoration

    April, 2018

  • Westchester Jewish Council 43rd Anniversary Gala

    honoring Tracey Bilski, Elizabeth Lampert and Harry Mamaysky

    February, 2019

  • Government Relations Legislative Breakfast

    April, 2017

  • Jewish History & Heritage Month

    May, 2018


  • Celebrate Israel Parade 

    June, 2018

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Upcoming Council Events

Annual Westchester Countywide Yom Hashoah Holocaust Commemoration

Keeping the Memory Alive: Generation to Generation

Thursday, May 2, 2019, 12pm-1pm

Garden of Remembrance

148 Martine Avenue, White Plains, NY



Westchester Celebrates Israel Independence Day  

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Jewish Community Center of Mid-Westchester

999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale, NY  10583

Click HERE to register for this event.











If you would like to make a donation to the Westchester Jewish Council in recognition of one of our award recipients, we would be happy to notify the honoree of your contribution.  Donations can be made by clicking the button below.






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Click here to register for the NY State Mandated Sexual Harrasment Training.



The annual Westchester Legislative Briefing, a program of UJA-Federation and the Westchester Jewish Council, that was scheduled for Friday, March 29th at Temple Israel Center of White Plains, has been postponed until Friday, May 31st.   Register online here or for more information, please contact Susan Scharf Glick at glicksujafedny.org or (914)385-2120 or Pam Goldstein at [email protected] or (914)328-7001.  We are honored to welcome our newly elected NYS Attorney General Letitia James as the guest speaker. Free and open to all.  



The Westchester Jewish Council, the Jewish Community Relations Council of Westchester since 1975, is convening an educational trip to Israel for Westchester elected officials and community leaders. Click here to help support this special effort.

Israel in Westchester

Have you met the Westchester Community Shaliach (Israeli emissary) and Shlichim (young Israelis emissaries)?  
Learn more about Nadav Shachmon (Shaliach) and Lior Malul, Carmel Mena, Adi Nulman and Yuval Shiran, and the work they are doing in Westchester.  


Click here to read Nadav's bio.
Click here to read Lior, Carmel, Adi and Yuval's bios.

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Click here to follow Nadav on Facebook.
Click here to follow the shinshinim on  Facebook. 
Click here to follow the shinshinim on Instagram.



Thank you to everone who came out to celebrate. We were 3,200 strong, making this the largest event in the Westchester Jewish community in recent history. 

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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.





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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2019-2021 Connect-ory 

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Get Social with The Westchester Jewish Council

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


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Upcoming Events

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 3:00pm
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 7:00pm
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 7:45am
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 11:00am
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 12:00pm

Community Calendar


5 Year Jewish Holiday Calendar


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Celebrate Shabbat