Jewish Community News

News from across San Diego's Jewish Community

Implications of the Silver Tsunami

 


Did you know that by 2030 California will be home to four million more residents over the age of 65, pushing the number of seniors to nearly 20% of the state's population?
  
JCRC and JFS in partnership with Seacrest Village Retirement Communities explored the economic and social c…

Your Dollars at Work - Federation Goes to Washington


In 2013, your Federation dollars supported important legilisative efforts at the national level. As a resounding voice on behalf of the Jewish community, the Jewish Federations of North America's Washington office works tirelessly in promoting policies, programs and practices that benefit…

Federation Assembles Task Force to Help Our Community's Elderly

Many of us have an elderly Jewish family member, friend or neighbor who could benefit from greater care. The number of San Diegans ages 60 and older is projected to more than double in the next 17 years, by then 25% of Jewish Americans will be 65 and older, and 90% of elders prefer to age in…

New Beginnings In Israel - Yitzchak Shavit High School in Sha'ar HaNegev

As so many children around the world return to school this month, and with our recent celebration of Rosh Hashanah, we are reminded that the autumn serves as a time for new beginnings – for ourselves, for our families, and for our communities.

Nowhere was this concept more vivid than in…