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Jewish Uniformed Services Association Donates Challah, Gift Bags to First Responders

While Maryland remains in the process of reopening, COVID-19 still constitutes a very real threat, particularly with reports of coronavirus increases in other areas...

CHAI Mobile Grocery Program Tackles Food Insecurity

For seniors who are in need of ingredients for a good matzah ball soup, CHAI Comprehensive Housing Assistance, Inc. created a mobile grocery program. CHAI,...

Beth Goldsmith Is The Associated’s ‘Right Leader at the Right Time’

Beth Goldsmith has been shaped by The Associated. She wants to shape it in return. Sometimes everything seems to happen for a reason. Beth Goldsmith,...
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Chabads Mark Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Yahrzeit

Menachem Mendel Schneerson died 26 years ago on June 12. Known as the Lubavitcher Rebbe, he was a Russian Orthodox Jewish rabbi and leader...

Synagogues Celebrate Pride Event

Repair the World Baltimore, Bolton Street Synagogue, and Hinenu: the Baltimore Justice Shtiebl jointly hosted the online event Twice Blessed: Celebrating our Jewish &...
Black and Jewish Baltimore speakers talked ashkenormativity at Bnai Israel, photo courtesy of Rabbi Etan Mintz

Black and Jewish Speakers Discuss Race with B’nai Israel

Whether you’re resolving a dispute about the lawn with your neighbor or sharing ideas to end systematic oppression, “bear in mind civil, thoughtful discourse,”...

The Associated Celebrates Centennial with First Virtual Annual Meeting

The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore held the first virtual annual meeting of its 100-year history on June 17. Primarily comprising an online video of...
Bikur Cholim volunteer by David Stuck

Bikur Cholim of Baltimore Volunteers Push Through Pandemic

Bikur Cholim of Baltimore is a volunteer-based organization, dedicated to Jewish patients and their families. Volunteers visit hospital patients, prepare and deliver kosher meals...

Community Offers Online Summer Learning Opportunities

Has COVID-19 placed a hold on your travel plans or favorite summer activity? Why not fill up some of that free space on your...
BHC food drive photo

County Gifts Produce at BHC Food Drive

This past sunny Sunday afternoon was brightened up even more by some colorful produce and a few kind actions. Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, County Councilman...