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Federation Chai Campaign a success

By Reporter staff

The Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton called its March Chai Campaign “a rousing success.” Adam Weitsman and family had said they would match up to $7,500 of the funds raised, which will be used to improve the security of the local community. However, not only did…

Benny Kellman to speak at BD Sisterhood Donor

The Beth David Sisterhood will hold its annual donor meeting on Wednesday May 8, at 7 pm. The featured speaker will be Benny Kellman, who will discuss how the terror attacks on Israel by Hamas on October 7 and the resultant war in Gaza has affected the lives of Jewish and Israeli students on…

Federation to hold Yom Hashoah commemoration on May 2

By Reporter staff

The Jewish Federation of Greater Binghamton will hold a Yom Hashoah commemoration on Thursday, May 2, at 6:30 pm, at Temple Israel, 4737 Deerfield Pl., Vestal. The event is co-sponsored by Beth David Synagogue, Hillel at Binghamton, Temple Israel and Temple Concord. It wil…

TC Havdalah program on April 20 to focus on “Judaism and Workers’ Rights”

Temple Concord will hold the Havdalah program “Judaism and Workers’ Rights” with Rabbi Leiah Moser on Saturday, April 20, at 7:30 pm, at the synagogue, 9 Riverside Dr., Binghamton. There is no cost and the community is invited to attend.

“You may already be aware that the 19th and 2…

Shabbat dinner at Binghamton University draws 2,200 participants

Published with permission from Chabad.org.

(April 9, 2024 / Binghamton, NY / Chabad of Binghamton) – A mega Shabbat dinner on Friday night served to unify the Jewish community of Binghamton University in New York with a record 2,200 students participating. The Rohr Chabad Center for Jewis…