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Upcoming Events

The Jewish Visioning Committee of the Westchester Jewish Council: Envisioning our Jewish Community's Future, Together

May 27, 2020, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Jewish Visioning Committee of the Westchester Jewish Council invites you to: Envisioning our Jewish Community's Future, Together

Join Dr. Steven Windmueller, Emeritus Professor at HUC-JIR, Los Angeles, for a presentation on the present and future status of the Jewish community. He will discuss how we are experiencing significant displacement, as well as an extraordinary opportunity and moment for Jewish learning and engagement.

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Coronavirus and the Jewish Community

Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 7:00 - 8:00pm

To join this class you must register - register here.


What will likely be the impact of COVID 19 on American Jews and our religious and communal institutions? In what ways is our community currently responding to this pandemic? Join Dr. Steven Windmueller, a Rabbi Alfred Gottschalk Emeritus Professor in Jewish Communal Service at Hebrew Union College and specialist on political issues and American Jewish affairs for a discussion on the impact of the pandemic on the Jewish community.

Recent Articles

eJewish Philanthropy

The Morning After:
What We Need to Know about the Coronavirus and Ourselves

The Times of Israel

The Jews Poisoned the Wells: Anti-Semitism in our Times

The Times of Israel

Hate in the Coronavirus Age

eJewish Philanthropy

Moving Beyond: Strategies for Restarting our Community