An impassioned crowd of 800+ members of the Greater MetroWest Jewish community joined together as one for the Israel Solidarity Rally held Monday morning on the Aidekman campus in Whippany. In the standing room-only conference center, Israel Consul General Ido Aharoni, Cong. Leonard Lance, Sen. Robert Menendez, NJ Senator Tom Kean Jr., and Rev. Terry Richardson spoke with tremendous fervor about Israel’s right to defend herself and live in peace and security, their remarks often drowned out by applause.
See excerpts, photos, and a brief video from an extraordinary morning of unity and support for Israel. Thank you to all of our co-sponsors and everyone who came out to stand together with Israel. » read more
From the New Jersey Jewish News
by Johanna Ginsberg
NJJN Staff Writer
Rally sends pro-Israel message from NJ
Over 700 people packed the Whippany headquarters of the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ on July 21 in support of Israel, as the country’s conflict with Hamas in Gaza entered its third week. » read more
From Israel with Love
a blog by Jeff Korbman, Assistant Executive Vice President
My Last Stop
On the way to the airport, we stopped in the Modi’in Cemetary where Naftali, Gilad, and Eyal are buried together, side by side. It was quiet. We were quiet, as we stood, and looked down at three lives tragically lost
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Life Goes On in Israel
a guest blog by Michael Katz, Director of Donor and Corporate Development
What Else Can I Do?
When I arrive home, I will be thrilled to see my kids and I'll hug them very hard. And I'll cry. » read more
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