Welcome to Westchester Jewish Council

  • Night of Jewish Learning and Celebration

    November, 2015

  • Honor Week Celebration

    December, 2016

  • Westchester Music & Arts Festival

    August, 2016

  • Night of Music & Joy 2016

    November, 2016

  • Yom HaShoah Commemoration

    May, 2016

  • Government Relations Legislative Breakfast

    May, 2016

  • Jewish History & Heritage Month

    May, 2016


  • Celebrate Israel Parade 

    June, 2016

  • An Evening of Unity with the People of Israel

    November, 2015

  • Westchester Jewish Council 41st Anniversary Gala

    honoring Paul Warhit and Jeff Kohn

    February, 2017

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News from the Council

Upcoming Events!  Join Us.

Westchester Legislative Breakfast

with Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. 

Friday, March 31, 2017
7:45am, Registration; 8:10 - 9:15am program
JCC of Harrison
Free and open to all. Registration Required. 


Annual Westchester Countywide
Yom Hashoah Commemoration

Monday, April 24, 2017, 12:00-1:00pm
Garden of Remembrance, 148 Martine Avenue, White Plains

Click here to view listing of Yom Hashoah events posted to
our community calendar. 


Westchester Celebrates Israel @ 69

Monday, May 1, 2017, 7:00-9:00pm
JCC of Mid-Westchester
Free and open to all.  RSVP requested. 




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Community Connection - the Westchester Jewish Council Newsletter

The Westchester Jewish Council publishes Community Connection, a bi-weekly newsletter covering events and other items of interest to the Westchester Jewish community.

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Our NEW Directory is Here!

2017-2018 Connect-ory 

Click here to view our directory of Westchester organizations and synagogues


Westchester Jewish Council Year in Review

Click here to view


WAJE (Westchester Adult Jewish Education) Cooperative

Beginning in the fall of 2016, WAJE will cease to offer its own classes but will instead focus on promoting the many existing quality Jewish educational opportunities that are offered by the member organizations/synagogues of the Westchester Jewish Council to the community at large. Click here to see course offerings as of December 2016.  

Questions?  Contact Lisa Itzkowitz

Rosenthal JCC Tribute

On behalf of the entire Westchester Jewish community, the Westchester Jewish Council paid special tribute to the the Rosenthal JCC of Northern Westchester, and its professional and lay leaders.
View tribute video

Get Social with The Westchester Jewish Council

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Westchester Jewish Council Board of Director's Statements

Syrian Refugee Crisis (10/2015)
Civility (10/2015)
EU Labeling (11/2015)


A gallery of photos from past events can be found here.

Israel in Westchester

Have you met the Westchester Community Shlichia (emissary)?  Learn more about Oshra Rosenberg and the work she is doing in Westchester.  

Click here to read Oshra's bio.
Click here to follow Oshra on Facebook. 

Click here to read fun facts about Israel. 


Daily Alert News


Jewish Broadcasting Service

Click here to view JBSTV
America's Jewish Television Network

Click here to vote for FIOS to carry JBSTV

Upcoming Events

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 7:45am

5 Year Jewish Holiday Calendar


Click here to view full calendar



Celebrate Passover

Holiday Ideas and Inspirations for a wonderful Passover.