JN Staff


New Leadership Incubator’s Aim is to Heal Society’s Political Divides

Rabbi Sam Englender is the new Michigan regional outreach manager at the D.C.-based One America Movement, a national nonprofit confronting toxic polarization in our society.

JFS to Host Discussion About End-of-Life Care

Speakers will be attorney Howard H. Collens and Lynn Breuer, a licensed clinical social worker, certified health coach and dementia practitioner who helps older adults age in place.

JVS Volunteers Build Skills

In celebration of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month (DDAM), JVS Human Services reports participants of its Skill Building Assistance (SBA) program continued to volunteer at multiple service sites throughout the past year.

Hear B’nai Moshe Member Rachel’s Slagter Amazing Story of Surviving the Shoah

The Men’s Club of Congregation B’nai Moshe welcomes Rachel Slagter, Holocaust survivor and lecturer at the Museum of Tolerance and the Holocaust Museum LA to a virtual talk at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 6.

Virtual Alternative to an Annual Event

Farber Hebrew Day School students and the high school assistant principal gathered in person and by Zoom to celebrate their attendance at this year's...

JVS Needs Direct Care Workers

Twenty-five will be summer staff employed to work as job coaches for high school students with disabilities who have internships.

U-M Depression Center to be Named for Eisenberg Family

The University of Michigan Board of Regents approved the renaming of the U-M Depression Center for Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg and their family, in recognition of their transformational $30 million total giving to depression research and scholarship.

Families Flock to Drive-Thru Passover Experience

“Freedom” will present a live theatrical cast, special effects and festive lights while telling the story of Passover as guests “time-travel to Egypt from the comfort of their car.”

Partners Detroit Offer Passover Planner 2021

Southfield-based Partners Detroit created a 106-page doable, day-by-day guide to bring Passover into your home for the full eight days of the holiday without feeling overwhelmed.