Jewish History & Heritage Month

Westchester Jewish History and Heritage Month


Hosted by The Westchester County Board of Legislators, Chairman Mike Kaplowitz and the Westchester Jewish Council, this year's event will take place on Monday, May 8, 2017 (12 Iyar) at the Michaelian Office Building in White Plains.  Details TBD. 

Our 2016 event took place on Monday, May 16, 2016 (1 Iyar 5776) at the Michaelian Office Building in White Plains. The event began with a Meet & Greet and light reception with the County Board of Legislators followed by the ceremony. This year, Westchester Jewish Council member organization Hazon was honored for its work in the greening and sustainability of Westchester. 

2016 Celebration


pictured, l-r,  Catherine Parker, Chairwoman, Energy & Regional Efficiencies Committee, County Board of Legislators, Nigel Savage, Executive Director, Hazon, Mike Kaplowitz, Chairman, County Board of Legislators

Click here to view the 2015 event photos
Click here to view the 2014 event photos