Nominate a Young Leader Today

Applications and nominations for the 2023 Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards are now open! Every year, up to 15 Jewish teens from across the country are selected to receive an award of $36,000 to honor their leadership and efforts to repair the world. The Diller Tikkun...

A Call to Repentance

Rosh Hashanah, “Head of the Year” in Hebrew, is the beginning of the Jewish new year. It is the first of the High Holidays or “Days of Awe,” ending 10 days later withYom Kippur. This two-day festival marks the anniversary of human’s creation—and the special...

Thank You to our Donors and Supporters

                                                                                                                 (List current as of 9-13) PatronLouis and Laura Alpern , Bob Shiloff** AnchorLouis Gelfand, Felicia Rubin, Jerry Rubin, Sylvia Wechter SustainerRobin...

Social & Personal

New This Week - 9-19-22... Baruch Dayan haEmet – May G-d bring Comfort to...  B.J. Cohen, father of Gus Cohen, Anne Wilson and Stephanie Kruse, son of Sylvia Cohen and brother of Louis Cohen (Cindy).on the passing of Michael Cohen wife of Manon Daugherty, mother of...

Dear New Year…

Our world has been through so much this year. At this very moment, many of our brothers and sisters here at home and all across...

Crisis in Ukraine, Act Now!

We’ve Worked in Ukraine for Decades , but Today, the Need is Different As the crisis in Ukraine escalates, thousands have come under fire in areas across the country. Thousands more have fled the fighting. Federations are planning to allocate millions of dollars to...

Over Twenty Years Later: We Remember and Honor Those Who Responded

We mark the 21st  anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. We remember the sorrow of that day but also the dedication, commitment and strength of those who responded to the tragic events.

The Meals We Packed Have Shipped!

Meal packaging journey The 21,0000+ meals from our Rise Against Hunger Experience on 2/20/2022 have been shipped in a container totaling 285,120 meals from the Houston warehouse. The meals will be received by our in-country partner and Global Volunteers.    Click...

Uplifting Words to Welcome the New Year

Below are messages from our community Rabbis (in alphabetical order) from September's Jewish Voice.  (Not listed Rabbi Evette Lutman).                                      ...

Let the Games Begin…

By Rose Schecter & Family I’m certain that the Schecter family could have fun anywhere, but being in Israel, the Jewish homeland, made our family trip more meaningful and memorable. This past July, members of my family traveled to Israel for a family trip...

Jewish Summers. Jewish Future

Making Summer Camp a Reality Jewish El Paso helped send 19 kids to overnight *Jewish summer camps,5 of whom attended for the first time this summer. And, once again, we supported our local Jewish day camps in El Paso and Las Cruces Jewish camps weave Jewish values,...

Advocating Against Hate…

In the years since the Tree of Life synagogue massacre, we have remained vigilant about enhancing community-wide security and advocating against hate. This year, our work gained new urgency during the 11-day conflict between Israel and Gaza, when anti-Israel sentiment...

We Are El Paso

 Empathy is the awareness of others' feelings. Spread Empathy, We are El Paso. #spreadempathy #stophate

Your Excellence Drives our Success

Thank you to our Volunteers (List current as of 8-18 and listed alphabetically) Phil and Sally Alkon, Tatiana Avila, Wendy Axelrod, Mike Batkin, Leslie Beckoff, Anne Berkson, Stacy Berry, Logan Berry, Rylee Berry, Michael Blau, Allen and Michelle Blum, Stephanie...

Do Good That Goes Everywhere

  With your support you #DoGoodThatGoesEverywhere You build, sustain & secure our Jewish community & institutions. You feed,...

Welcome New Leadership

The 85th Annual Meeting was a night of celebration and enjoyment as we thanked Monika Kimball, welcomed and congratulated incoming President, Debra Kanof, welcomed new board members, and congratulated Dana Frank [gallery link="file" columns="4"...

Determination, Hope & Honor

White Sands Missile Range Luncheon

Two Steppin’ with Borderland’s Cafe Europa

Borderland's Café Europa (Ages 65+) toured the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum and had a lesson on two steppin' [gallery...

Shabbat dinner at Sunset with ElPasoConnect

ElPasoConnect (20s through 40s) enjoying evening full of laughs and good times at a Shabbat Dinner. Are you on the list for the next event? [gallery...

Make A Move. A Big Move. 

Are you a Jewish young adult between 20 and 24 years old and looking for opportunities to grow your leadership potential? Apply now for Jewish Changemakers ­— a three-week virtual leadership and networking intensive that will jumpstart your lifelong commitment to...

Updates

Day of Atonement

Day of Atonement

Yom Kippur—the Day of Atonement—is considered the most important holiday in the Jewish faith. Falling in the month of Tishrei (September or October in the Gregorian calendar), it marks the culmination of the 10 Days of Awe, a period of introspection and repentance...

A Call to Repentance

A Call to Repentance

Rosh Hashanah, “Head of the Year” in Hebrew, is the beginning of the Jewish new year. It is the first of the High Holidays or “Days of Awe,” ending 10 days later withYom Kippur. This two-day festival marks the anniversary of human’s creation—and the special...

Thank You to our Donors and Supporters

Thank You to our Donors and Supporters

                                                                                                                 (List current as of 9-13) PatronLouis and Laura Alpern , Bob Shiloff** AnchorLouis Gelfand, Felicia Rubin, Jerry Rubin, Sylvia Wechter SustainerRobin...

Social & Personal

Social & Personal

New This Week - 9-19-22... Baruch Dayan haEmet – May G-d bring Comfort to...  B.J. Cohen, father of Gus Cohen, Anne Wilson and Stephanie Kruse, son of Sylvia Cohen and brother of Louis Cohen (Cindy).on the passing of Michael Cohen wife of Manon Daugherty, mother of...

Dear New Year…

Dear New Year…

Our world has been through so much this year. At this very moment, many of our brothers and sisters here at home and all across...

Crisis in Ukraine, Act Now!

Crisis in Ukraine, Act Now!

We’ve Worked in Ukraine for Decades , but Today, the Need is Different As the crisis in Ukraine escalates, thousands have come under fire in areas across the country. Thousands more have fled the fighting. Federations are planning to allocate millions of dollars to...

The Meals We Packed Have Shipped!

The Meals We Packed Have Shipped!

Meal packaging journey The 21,0000+ meals from our Rise Against Hunger Experience on 2/20/2022 have been shipped in a container totaling 285,120 meals from the Houston warehouse. The meals will be received by our in-country partner and Global Volunteers.    Click...

Uplifting Words to Welcome the New Year

Below are messages from our community Rabbis (in alphabetical order) from September's Jewish Voice.  (Not listed Rabbi Evette Lutman).                                      ...