Jewish History & Heritage Month

The Westchester Jewish Council celebrates Jewish History & Heritage Month at an annual event hosted by the Westchester County Board of Legislators.

This year's event was held on 

Monday, May 8th, 2017
Martine Fleishman, Frank Hassid and Donald Fleishaker 

as we celebrated UJA-Federation on its 100th anniversary.


pictured, l-r, Lisa Roberts, Westchester Jewish Council President-elect; Donald Fleishaker,Lay leader, UJA-Federation of NY in Westchester & Honorary Director, Westchester Jewish Council; Martine Fleishman, Regional Chair, UJA-Federation of NY in Westchester; Sue Baer, Event Chairperson; Frank Hassid, Executive Director, Shames JCC on the Hudson; Richard Spitz, Executive Director, UJA-Federation of NY in Westchester. 


Additionally, the Council supports Jewish history and heritage programs and events including the Jewish Music & Arts Festival each summer.