World Religion Day
The Federation parnters with B'nai Zion and Agudath Achim to staff the "Judaism" booth at the annual World Religion
Day, a national event which is sponsored locally the the Unitarian Universalist Church.
Every year the Federation
sponsors a gala evening featuring an elegant dinner and keynote speaker, for major donors to the Campaign.
For two weeks
every summer, the Federation sponsors a Jewish day camp for children between the ages of 3 and 10. Older youth serve as counselors.
The Federation sponsors an annual community-wide Hanukah party at which latkes are served. Attendees are encouraged to play the
dreidel game and to display their menorahs.
The Federation sponsors a community-wide Purim Carnival every
year. All are encouraged to attend in costume. Lunch and hamentaschen are provided.
Since 1984, the Federation has sponsored an annual interfaith service in remembrance of the Holocaust, featuring
an address by a keynote speaker or a musical presentation. The Federation also sponsors an annual Holocaust Essay Contest for secondary
school students; the winners read their essays during the service.
Spring and Fall Softball Games
Twice a year, the Federation
sponsors a softball game on the B'nai Zion field. All are welcome to play or to cheer from the sidelines. A lunch of kosher hot dogs
and veggie burgers is provided to kick off the festivities.
Sister City: Omer, Israel
Omer is a town in southern Israel that has
been "adopted" by the Federation. We send a monthly stipend to the community as a token of our friendship.
Jewish Film Festival
conjunction with the Robinson Film Center, the Federation sponsors a film festival in order to bring to the region films of Jewish
interest that would not normally be shown here.
As a non-profit organization, the Federation holds an annual meeting.
Outgoing Board members are thanked for their service, and new Board members are installed.