JValley Blog

Broad interfaith support for president's step forward to repair immigration

Statement by the Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley

The faith communities of People Acting in Community Together (PACT) and the Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley (JCRC) stand today with the President, ready to begin…

A response to tragedy

Written by Rabbi Shaye Guttenberg, South Peninsula Hebrew Day School

If tears could write emails, I would let them. My heart and mind have been aching for this tragedy is too heavy to bear. When news reports initially surfaced that there had been an attack in Jerusalem, there was a feelin…

JFNA Condemns Terrorist Attack in Jerusalem

In response to today’s horrific attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem, where Palestinian terrorists killed at least four Jewish worshippers, The Jewish Federations of North America called on the global community to join in condemning those responsible. President and CEO Jerry Silverman and Mi…

Levy Family Campus hosts K9 Training

On Wednesday, October 1, the Levy Family Campus (LFC) in Los Gatos hosted Los Gatos Police Department and the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety for a K9 training evening. The Levy Family Campus is owned and operated by the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley and is home to the Addison-Pe…

Confronting Anti-Semitism Worldwide

Shared from the Jewish Council for Public Affairs

The past years--and especially in the wake of Operation Protective Edge in Gaza--there has been a marked increase in anti-Semitism, manifested by vandalism, violent attacks, and chants of “Death to the Jews” across the world.   In a …