News from the Council
Westchester Music & Arts Festival
Join us for day of fun and festivities for the whole family on Sunday, August 17, noon - 6pm at Kensico Dam Plaza, rain or shine!
Click here for a printable copy of the flyer.
Click here for more details.
Celebrate Israel Parade
Thank you to everyone who marched with us. It was a glorious day!
Click here for more photos and details of the day.
New York Stands with Israel Rally
Monday, June 28, 12:30pm
The Westchester Jewish Council is pleased to be a supporting partner of the New York Stands with Israel Rally. See full details below. Please join us and help show Westchester's strong support for Israel. We encourage you to bring Israeli flags, posters, etc. We look forward to seeing many of you on Monday, July 28 as we stand together with Israel.
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.
A gallery of photos from past events can be found here.
Israel in Westchester
On Thursday, July 17, 2014, Westchester elected officials, clergy and members of the community gathered at a press conference to show their support for Israel. Click here for details, photos and video of the event.
The leadership of the Westchester Jewish Council, representing our membership of 152 Jewish organizations and synagogues, joins the worldwide Jewish community in expressing our grief at the tragic deaths of Naftali Frenkel z"l, Gilad Shaar z"l, and Eyal Yifrach z"l.
Click here to read sentiments from prominent local leaders in our community.
Have you met the Westchester Community Shaliach (emissary)? Learn more about Yoav Cohen and the work he is doing in Westchester here.
Click here to read fun facts about Israel.