Jewish Community News

News from across San Diego's Jewish Community

Soille San Diego Hebrew Day 8th Graders go to Israel

Through My Israel Journey — Teen Subsidy Program, we grant eligible teens living in San Diego County a one-time award of up to $1,500 toward participation in an approved program in Israel. These immersive experiences serve to connect teens to the homeland while strengthening their commitm…

Jewish Community Day at Petco Park

Jewish Community Day at Petco Park is almost here! Join YOUR Jewish community on Sunday, July 28, as the Padres take on the Giants! Your theme game ticket includes a limited-edition Jewish Community Day hat, a ticket to the game, Kosher hot dog and soda provided by The Place, kids activitie…

Board Chair Reflections: The Shoulders of Giants

As the end of my term approaches (only ONE column left after today), I reflect on the past four years with humility and appreciation. I joke that I am on an Appreciation Tour, letting those who have meant so much to me and the Federation know how much their support, effort and commitment in…

Celebrate Israelfest Reaches Record-Breaking Numbers

Thousands enjoying the festivities at Celebrate Israelfest. Photo by Black Moon Images

On Sunday, June 2, 2019, more than 3,000 San Diegans gathered in celebration of Yom Ha'atzmaut—Israeli Independence Day.  In the wake of the Poway tragedy, Celebrate Israelfest served as a unique oppo…

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