News

January 1, 2020

Act Now

Act Now is an exciting new initiative of the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston. Our goal is to engage the Jewish community in revitalizing the greater Houston area.

Read More

January 1, 2020

School's Out Help Out

School’s Out, Help Out is a partnership between the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston and its Act Now and PJ Library initiatives, the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center and you.

Read More

January 1, 2020

IsraAID Assists With Community Emergency Response Preparedness

This past December, the Federation has hosted a team from the Israeli NGO, IsraAID, to begin the dialogue of how we continue our work in a post-Harvey Houston. After a week of meetings with Jewish organizations from across the spectrum, IsraAID concluded their time in Houston with a workshop on their findings. This is just the start of a bigger conversation on collaboration and proactive measures we, as a community, can take to be better prepared for future emergencies.

December 31, 2019

Standing Up to Anti-Semitism

Looking forward to 2020, we will continue to build bridges between people and work toward a more compassionate world.

Read More

December 26, 2019

Muslim-Jewish Christmas Eve Roundtable Fosters Discussions and Understanding

This Christmas Eve, Houston’s Jewish and Muslim communities came together for a beautiful program focused on open-mindedness, solidarity, and friendship. 


Read More

December 15, 2019

First Houston Jewish Global Teen Shabbat brings together teens from every youth movement

On Friday, December 13, the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston’s Youth Professionals Network brought the Houston Jewish teen community together for a pre-Chanukah Global Teen Shabbat. More than 150 Jewish teens in grades 8-12, from different denominations and multiple youth groups and synagogues, joined in services, dinner and a Lego menorah building program at the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center.

Read More

December 15, 2019

Kehillah High Alternative Winter Break

We're proud to partner with Kehillah High on their Alternative Winter Break. Over the past few days, these incredible teens have been donating their time and talents to various organizations across our city!

Read More

December 10, 2019

Federation and Beth Yeshurun host Rich Recht family Chanukah concert

For families looking for an activity on Christmas day, join the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston’s PJ Library and Congregation Beth Yeshurun for a lively family Chanukah concert.

Read More

Announcements

COVID-19 Information

March 23, 2020

We are currently gathering information and community resources to share to this page. At this time, we have suspended Federation events and gatherings until the end of March. This action was taken in accordance with CDC guidelines.

Read More
View Our Community Calendar

March 23, 2020

We've updated our calendar. Use our search and filter options to find an event by category and date. Stay tuned for updates.

View Calendar