Experience the dramatic events of 1967 and how they transformed the State of Israel. June 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War (June 5-10, 1967) between Israel and the surrounding Arab countries. The war was a pivotal event in the history of the Middle East and of the Jewish people.

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The Jewish Federation of NEPA

It is YOUR portal to all things Jewish in Northeastern Pennsylvania, to the world of Jewish values, activities, learning, events, and charitable works – we are your gateway to Jewish life.

The Federation is the preeminent philanthropic organization for taking care of problems that Jews face and for strengthening Jewish community and supporting the development of our future, as a vital, vibrant, self-sustaining people. The Federation stands at the center of a network of partner agencies capable of reaching out to Jews throughout the world suffering from unemployment, poverty, problems associated aging, disabilities, illness, domestic violence, terrorism, and much more.

We have a wealth of programs aimed at strengthening Jewish identity and supporting Jewish continuity, programs such as sponsored trips to Israel for teens and adults, Jewish education to instill the meaning and values of our tradition and programs for training the community leaders of tomorrow.

Feeding the Hungry

From food pantries in Scranton, to Meals on Wheels, to deliveries of provisions

Helping the Elderly

Assisting with housing, food, activities or legal representation.

Promoting Jewish Continuity

Providing assistance to all denominations of religious schools

Enhancing Jewish Life

Through programs, news, updates, and events.

Latest News

Never Forget: Symposium teaches students the horrors of the Holocaust

May 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Originally posted by Peter Cameron, May 10, 217 on Times Tribune Alan Moskin was a 19-year-old Jewish-American [...]


May 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Originally posted on on May 8, 2017 June 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War [...]

On Independence Day, UNESCO okays resolution denying Israeli claims to Jerusalem

May 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Originally posted on the Times of Israel BY RAPHAEL AHREN AND ALEXANDER FULBRIGHT  on May 2, 2017 The United [...]

Upcoming UNESCO resolution to reject Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem

April 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Originally published on April 27, 2017 on World Israel Newsat by Jonathan Benedek The text of an upcoming resolution would reportedly [...]

Bipartisan US Bill Seeks to Combat BDS Supporters

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Originally published March 26, 2017 on United with Israel Congress introduced further legislation to combat BDS and show [...]

Israel 9th Healthiest Country in the World

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Originally posted March 23, 2017 on United with Israel Israel is not only the happiest country in the [...]

Israeli technology revolutionizes heart attack detection with one drop of blood

March 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Article originally published on March 6, 2017 at World Israel News Israeli technology has changed the face [...]

Governor Wolf Statement on Acts and Threats Against Jewish Institutions in Pennsylvania

February 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Originally published on February 27, 2017 at Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement [...]

The Real Obstacle to Peace: Jew Hatred & Terrorism

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Originally published February 13, 2017 at Anti-Semitism continues to be rampant across Palestinian society As President [...]

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