The United Jewish Federation of Tidewater nurtures a vibrant, engaged, inclusive and caring Jewish community whose collective action is guided by our values.
Tidewater Together: Exploring Our Jewish FutureA weekend of inspiration through community collaboration.
Thursday through Sunday
Four days, six locations, countless discussions, endless inspiration
Participate in a variety of conversations about Judaism in and beyond Tidewater, facilitated by the universally admired educator and author, Rabbi Brad Artson. Everyone in the Tidewater Jewish Community is welcome at this special weekend event.
Learn more and register here.
Mobilizing Emergency Relief in CrimeaIn light of unfolding events in the Crimea region of Ukraine, JDC has activated emergency plans aimed at helping the neediest within the ethnically mixed peninsula’s Jewish community. Today Crimea is home to an estimated 17,000 Jews, mostly located in and around the main urban centers of Simferopol, Sevastopol, Feodosia, and Yalta.
Tidewater Jewish Community Directory
The Tidewater area includes Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Suffolk, and even the cities of Newport News and Hampton. That’s a lot of ground to cover but no worries, the community directory is the best online resource for synagogues, local venues, kosher dining and shopping, arts and culture events, professional networking, youth activities, and more!