Jewish Community News

News from across San Diego's Jewish Community

San Diego Unplugs

Federation is thrilled by the debut and success of Shabbat San Diego, a worldwide initiative that brought 340 cities in 35 countries together to observe a traditional Shabbat as one unified Jewish community, echoing across globe.

 

More than 6,000 San Diegans participated in the first ann…

Israel's Best Kept Secret

 

MASHAV is the Hebrew acronym for Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation, and perhaps one of Israel’s best kept secrets. The mission of MASHAV is driven by the belief that the greatest possible contribution to developing countries can be made by a country that has a…

Federation Embraces Jewish Innovation at FEDTalks

 

 

On Thursday, October 30, the Jewish Federation of San Diego County hosted its second speaker series, FEDTalks. The event—held at the newly remodeled Scripps Research Institute—featured seven extraordinary speakers and highlighted innovation in San Diego’s hi-tech and scienc…

YAD Gets Rad


On Wednesday, October 22, the Young Adult Division (YAD) of the Jewish Federation of San Diego County hosted a “Way Back Wednesday” a 90’s themed happy hour. The event was held in Del Mar at En Fuego Cantina - with proceeds benefiting breast cancer research, in honor of breast cance…

Community Connections’ 52nd Congressional District Candidates Forum

By Linda Feldman, Director, Jewish Community Relations Council
 


For the second year in a row, Federation's Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) and Jewish Family Service (JFS), brought the San Diego Jewish community together to hear from candidates in an important local election,…