Press Releases

News, Announcements, and Updates from the Federation

Standing in Solidarity with Poway

Statement from the Jewish Federation of Greater Harrisburg and the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Harrisburg

Our hearts break again as another house of worship has been targeted. Congregants at Chabad of Poway, CA observing the final day of Passover and Shabbat were ruthlessl…

Statement on Terrorist Attack on Muslim Worshippers in New Zealand

The Jewish Federation of Greater Harrisburg and the Jewish Community Relations Council of Harrisburg express our deepest condolences to the local and global Muslim community.  We share the sentiments of our national association, Jewish Federations of North America: 
 

We are devastated b…

Standing in Solidarity with Pittsburgh

Our heart goes out to those affected by the senseless tragedy at Tree of Life * Or L'Simcha synagogue including the Dor Hadash and New Light Congregations.  The Jewish Federation and the Community Relations Council of Greater Harrisburg strongly and unconditionally condemn all forms of anti…

Brenner Family ELC and JCC Before/After Care Programs Earn FOUR STAR Rating

The Brenner Family Early Learning Center and JCC Before/After Care programs are excited to announce our FOUR STAR Rating from Keystone STARS, the highest quality rating available through the program.

Keystone STARS is a quality rating system that promotes quality improvement in early learn…